Rescues

Sharp Edge, Blencathra (103)

A 61 year old man was descending Sharp Edge after an ascent of Blencathra. Having done the steep part of the scramble do...

Callout Time: 2:55 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, Penrith MRT, Coast Guard Helicopter

Whinlatter Forest (102)

A 50 year old man came off his mountain bike after slipping on a wet tree root. In the process he unfortunately broke hi...

Callout Time: 1:39 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Barkbethdale, Skiddaw (101)

A party of 3 had walked over Skiddaw via Ullock Pike then descended on the north side down into Barkbethdale. Nearing th...

Callout Time: 1:38 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Whinlatter (100)

A 15 year old boy was mountain biking with his father at Whinlatter forest when fell from his bike, suffering laceration...

Callout Time: 12:42 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Catbells (99)

A group of walkers were descending the Newlands side of Catbells when one of the party slipped on wet muddy grass and he...

Callout Time: 12:39 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Fisherplace Gill, Thirlmere (98)

Whilst taking a photograph of a waterfall, a man slipped into a steep sided gill but fortunately came to rest on a small...

Callout Time: 11:26 am
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Whinlatter Forest (97)

The ambulance service requested assistance to help with a woman who was having a seizure in the Hospital Plantation area...

Callout Time: 1:07 pm
Agencies Involved: NWAS, Keswick MRT

A couple became disorientated while descending the corridor route from Scafell Pike. Overcome by the darkness, and furth...

Callout Time: 8:45 pm
Agencies Involved: keswick MRT

Combe Gill (95)

Two men had climbed Corvus on Raven Crag, they topped out as it got dark but then lost the path on their descent back to...

Callout Time: 9:26 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Catbells (94)

A 64 year old was reported to be suffering severe chest pains and had difficulty breathing whilst walking on Catbells. H...

Callout Time: 1:35 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, GNAAS

Corridor Route (93)

Rescuing the rescuers! This was a rather unusual callout after a busy day for Lakes Mountain Rescue teams, the Coast Gua...

Callout Time: 6:50 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, GNAAS, Coast Guard Helicopter

Great End (92)

A man walking in the central fells started to ascend a steep gully on Great End. He soon realised that the path was too ...

Callout Time: 1:00 pm
Agencies Involved: keswick MRT, Cockermouth MRT, Coastguard

Sharp Edge, Blencathra (91)

Whilst traversing Sharp Edge on Blencathra a man slipped from the ridge and fell down the 'usual' gully on the north sid...

Callout Time: 1:15 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, GNAAS, Coast Guard Helicopter

Castle Crag (90)

A woman walking in High Hows Wood slipped and twisted her ankle and was unable to continue walking. Her walking partner ...

Callout Time: 2:15 pm
Agencies Involved: keswick MRT

Birk Side, Helvellyn (89)

In low cloud and often drizzly conditions two males were descending Helvellyn towards Wythburn Church, one had recently ...

Callout Time: 12:53 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

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