3 in 2022
Upper Eskdale
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The team was called for 2 walkers who had become lost after climbing Scafell Pike. The walkers had no reception but the police were fortunately able to provide a location from the 999 call. The team was deployed and Jess our Search Dog got her third find in three days when she located the walkers high up in the Eskdale valley. They were escorted down to a waiting taxi to be reunited with their car at Seathwaite.

Incident started at 17:00 and ended at 01:00 making 8 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 231 072. Total rescuer hours: 88