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Stand Crag, Great End – Wed 17th May 2017 – Callout 28 in 2017 (limited)

We were called by Police about 2 walkers reporting themselves lost whilst trying to return to Seathwaite from Scafell Pike via the Corridor Route. Their initial position was established with help from SARLOC and attempts were made to talk them down. Unfortunately these were not successful and a small team went on the fell to help guide them off. They were located on the Sty Head side of Stand Crag and then walked down to Wasdale.

Incident Type
Location Stand Crag, Great End

Incident started at 19:16 and ended at 01:30 making 6.2 hrs in total. There were 10 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 219 087 (579m). Total man hours: 62

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/stand-crag-great-end-wed-17th-may-2017/