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Shamrock, Scafell – Thu 10th Mar 2016 – Callout 6 in 2016

The team was called out after a member of the public reported someone shouting for help on Scafell Crag. The team responded and located a male stuck high up in a snow gully on Scafell Shamrock. Two team members climbed to the location, secured the male and assisted his decent with fixed ropes.
The condition of the snow is very poor with the high temperatures at present.

Incident Type
Location Shamrock, Scafell

Incident started at 12:47 and ended at 19:00 making 6.2 hrs in total. There were 17 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 204 069 (728m). Total man hours: 105

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/shamrock-scafell-thu-10th-mar-2016/