We are available at any time and in all conditions. Keswick Mountain Rescue Team Keswick Mountain Rescue Team With a dedicated flood and swift water rescue capability Keswick Mountain Rescue Team We cover a wide area of the north Lakes Keswick Mountain Rescue Team The team is highly trained in many aspects including technical rigging for rescue Keswick Mountain Rescue Team With trained search and rescue dogs to help those lost in the fells
2

Rescues to Date (2021)

1

Alerts to Date (2021)

35

Rescue Man Hours (2021)

49

Volunteers

3870

Rescues Since 1948

300

Fatalities Since 1948

Keswick MRT is primarily responsible for the area outlined on the map which includes England’s three highest mountains – Skiddaw, Helvellyn and Scafell Pike. For more extensive search operations we will operate anywhere in the Lake District or even further afield.

The map shows the rescues for this year with the yellow flag the most recent. Click on the pins for the details.

As well as rescues we also receive “Alerts” where the team is contacted but the issue is usually resolved by mobile phone rather than team deployment.

What To Do In An Emergency

If an emergency occurs, how would you react? Find out what to do on our Safety page.

Wythop Woods (2)

A man had come off his bike on a forest road near Beck Wythop and received a nasty cut to his leg. The ambulance service...

Callout Time: 11:34 am
Agencies Involved: NWAS, Keswick MRT

Latest Rescue

Wythop Woods (2)

A man had come off his bike on a forest road near Beck Wythop and received a nasty cut to his leg. The ambulance service...

Callout Time: 11:34 am
Agencies Involved: NWAS, Keswick MRT

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