We were called by Police about a group of 18 people reporting themselves stuck somewhere on the descent towards Broadstand. The party managed to get themselves out of the steep ground and started to descend the mountain. Once we caught up with them time was moving on and we helped some of the party get down as it was getting dark.
Incident started at 16:17 and ended at 23:00 making 6.7 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 20957 06815 (altitude 860 m). Total rescuer hours: 74