Rescues

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

Carl Side (1)

A 20 year woman was descending Carl Side (under Skiddaw) towards Dodd when she slipped on an icy path which resulted in ...

Callout Time: 3:03 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS

Catbells (90)

It's unusual for us to called out to road traffic accidents, but the ambulance service requested support after a quad bi...

Callout Time: 4:54 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, NWAS, Cumbria Fire & Rescue

Dale Head (89)

A man slipped on his descent from Dale Head and dislocated his shoulder. One of his two companions ran down to get a pho...

Callout Time: 2:36 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick, NWAS

Rosthwaite (88)

A family were out for a Christmas day walk when one of the party slipped on frozen ground on Lingy Bank and badly injure...

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

Grisedale Pike (87)

After camping overnight close to the summit, a couple found themselves in cloud and unable to find their descent path. A...

Callout Time: 11:41 am
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Whinlatter Forest (86)

A young couple out for a night walk with head torches ended up getting lost in the maze of Whinlatter Forest. They event...

Callout Time: 8:57 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Raise (85)

A young couple had summited Helvellyn from Swirls car park (Thirlmere) and intended to descend the same way. However the...

Callout Time: 5:08 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Barf (84)

Two females attempting to tackle the front face of Barf via the white-painted Bishop Rock arrived below Slape Crag, a no...

Callout Time: 2:11 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Sharp Edge, Blencathra (83)

A couple on their second date decided to climb Sharp Edge on Blencathra. In slippery conditions part way along they wise...

Callout Time: 3:22 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, GNAAS, Coast Guard

Helvellyn (82)

A party of three inexperienced walkers were intending to ascend Helvellyn on the usual path from Wythburn, Thirlmere. Ho...

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

Sharp Edge, Blencathra (81)

Two 19 year olds and a dog became crag fast whilst attempting to climb Sharp Edge and called 999 for Mountain Rescue hel...

Callout Time: 10:29 am
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

Dale Head (80)

Two parents and their 14 year old were ascending Dale Head when the boy walked ahead with the intention of waiting for t...

Callout Time: 3:58 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs

Derwentwater (79)

A group of four men set off from Kettlewell at the south end of Derwentwater to kayak to St Herbert’s Island for a nig...

Callout Time: 5:58 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT, Fire Service, Coast Guard, NWAS, Maryport Inshore Rescue, Basics Doctor

Catbells (78)

A female was reported to have fallen several metres on wet rock near the summit of Catbells. This caused some cuts to he...

Callout Time: 2:55 pm
Agencies Involved: Keswick MRT

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