Keswick Mountain Rescue Team | Slape Crag, Barf (27)
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Slape Crag, Barf (27)

Incident No: 27

Call Out Date: 31/03/2018

Callout Time: 10:46 am

Location: Slape crag, Barf

Agency Involved: Keswick MRT

Incident Details:

The team was called out by a father ascending Barf with his 8 year old son. They became crag fast 30m below the summit at the usual spot and the father was concerned the descent would be too difficult for his son. A vehicle of team members responded and found the pair plus another 2 walkers who had become stuck as well in the meantime. All 4 were uninjured and were walked down by team members.

10 team members - 2 hours 05 minutes