Call Out Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Call Out Time: 9:15 pm
Stood Down Time: 1:45 am
Team / Agency: Keswick MRT, Wasdale MRT, Langdale/Ambleside MRT, Duddon & Furness MRT
Full dogs / Local Dogs: Local Dog Team
Search Dogs Involved: Beck, Meg, Ginny
Call Out Details:
A group of 5 walkers on Scafell Pike, a sub group of 130 participants involved in a charity event, got lost during the day, and were overdue when the rest of the group got down to Seatoller. The weather was extremely cold with a north east wind.
Call Out Conclusion:
Wasdale, Keswick, Duddon and Langdale Ambleside Teams, with search dogs searched the main exit routes from the hill. A Keswick Team member spotted the group off the path between Styhead and Stockley Bridge, and they were walked off safely.