16 in 2012
Scafell Pike

Call from police for 3 overdue walkers. They had been on top of Scafell Pike at 15.30 hours but had not made contact with the mother of one of them since then. The start point of their walk was unknown, except that it was more likely to be on the south side of Scafell Pike. The weather was sunny and warm.

While four Wasdale MRT and one Keswick MRT member were involved in checking car parks, the missing people texted one of the Team Leaders to say they were safe.

Incident started at 23:40 and ended at 01:00 making 1.3 hrs in total. There were 4 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 5