We were called by Cumbria Police about a party of 3 reported overdue from a walk on Scafell Pike. Fortunately for us they were located by team members in the Woolpack – Eskdale before we started to search the mountains. Thank you to Duddon and Furness MRT who were on their way to assist when the incident was stood down. Incident closed 19:30, 20 WMRT involved.
Incident started at 17:38 and ended at 19:30 making 1.9 hrs in total. There were 20 Wasdale team members involved. Total rescuer hours: 38