Group of eight Three Peakers reported long overdue on their return to their vehicles. The Team Leader decided to wait and see if they would eventually turn up. Weather forecast was good and they would probably make their way off safely at first light. The missing persons turned up safe and well at 8.00 a.m. Incident closed with no further action required.
Incident started at 05:23 and ended at 08:00 making 2.6 hrs in total. There was 1 Wasdale team member involved. Total rescuer hours: 2.6