94 in 2012
Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

The team was contacted by Cumbria Police in relation to a missing male from the Kent area. The man had been traced to Wasdale Head and it had been reported by a number of witnesses that the man had walked to Styhead. The team mounted a search and asked Keswick MRT for assistance. As the team were just about to set off we had a report that a member of the public had found the male and was walking him to Seathwaite in Borrowdale.

Incident started at 16:30 and ended at 18:30 making 2 hrs in total. There were 21 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 42