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Scafell Pike – Wed 9th May 2018 – Callout 20 in 2018

We were called by Police about a walker reported overdue from a wild camping trip scheduled to include a trip up Scafell Pike. The walk had not been heard from since the previous day and was now overdue from returning home. Given his expected campsite our colleagues from the Keswick team also responded and they found him walking down the path from Sty Head tarn safe and well.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 16:17 and ended at 20:00 making 3.7 hrs in total. There were 16 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 223 102 (424m). Total man hours: 59

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/scafell-pike-wed-9th-may-2018/