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Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Sat 30th Sep 2017 – Callout 82 in 2017

The team was called again for a group of 4 walkers who had become lost whilst descending Scafell Pike. It was difficult to make phone contact with them and their location was far from certain when the search started but they were located reasonably quickly on the Piers Gill path and walked back down.

Incident Type
Location Piers Gill, Scafell Pike

Incident started at 19:49 and ended at 01:00 making 5.2 hrs in total. There were 14 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY214 086 (432m). Total man hours: 73

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/sat-30th-sep-2017/