Keswick MRT is primarily responsible for the area outlined on the map which includes England’s 3 highest mountains – Skiddaw, Helvellyn and Scafell Pike. For more extensive search operations we will operate anywhere in the Lake District or even further afield.
We are available at a moment’s notice 24/7 in all weathers to respond to a call for help. By the end of 2016 we had dealt with 3470 rescues which included 288 fatalities.
Our most recent rescue was on Tuesday 7th March 2017
For all 2016 rescues, please visit our archives below.