We were called by Police about 2 walkers who’d become stuck on the summit of Scafell Pike. The weather was very cold and windy and they were encouraged to start walking down towards Wasdale in what was left of the daylight. Sarloc was used to track their progress. They were then met by team members on the Brown Tongue path then walked back to Wasdale.
Incident started at 16:46 and ended at 20:05 making 3.3 hrs in total. There were 5 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY215 072 (altitude 963 m). Total rescuer hours: 17