106 in 2015
Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

As we were returning from the Langdale assist we received a 999 from a female who was lost somewhere on Scafell Pike with an 11 year old male. A large search was organised, including asking Duddon and Furness MRT to cover Upper Eskdale. The team located them near Lingmell Beck and walked them back to Wasdale.

Incident started at 17:51 and ended at 21:00 making 3.2 hrs in total. There were 21 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY212092 (altitude 237 m). Total rescuer hours: 67