We were called by Police about a group of 3 walkers on a charity mountain challenge who reported themselves lost, wet and cold somewhere in between Broad Crag and Scafell Pike. After a phone discussion their position was believed to be between Broad Crag Col and Scafell Pike summit. A small team as sent onto the mountain to help locate then escort them back down. They then had a long taxi ride to Langdale. Incident closed 23:00. 11 WMRT involved.
Incident started at 17:30 and ended at 23:00 making 5.5 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 61