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Yewbarrow – Wed 1st Jun 2016 – Callout 23 in 2016

The team was called out to assist a male who had become crag fast on steep ground adjacent to Dore Head screes. The team located the man, scrambled to him, and roped him to safer ground. He kindly bought us all a drink (soft drink) from the Wasdale Head Inn.

Incident Type
Location Yewbarrow

Incident started at 13:14 and ended at 17:00 making 3.8 hrs in total. There were 15 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 175 095 (494m). Total man hours: 57

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/yewbarrow-wed-1st-jun-2016/