The team were called out at 8pm with report of a couple who were lost and crag fast on Striding Edge. The phone find tool located them just off the main path on the head wall of Helvellyn. 6 team members went out and reached their location at around 10.30pm. The couple had got disorientated…

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The team were called to help a woman from the Kendal area whom had fallen and injured her leg whilst out walking in the High Hartsop Dodd area. The woman was treated at the scene by team members and one of the teams doctors before being stretchered down to the bottom of Kirkstone and a…

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A group of 5 young walkers rang 999 after getting lost on Helvellyn in bad weather. The team leader used the Phonefind technology to establish that they were on the main path going down Lower Man, near Helvellyn. Phone contact was made and at that point the party had come across some passers-by who told…

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The team were called out by the North West Ambulance service regards a walker who had fainted. The exact location was unknown and the informant described it as near the top of Birkside near Helvellyn. The team could not get back in touch with the party who was with the casualty as their mobile had…

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On Sunday afternoon Cumbria Police alerted the team to an overturned boat in the middle of Ullswater in the area of Watermillock. Whilst the team were assembling it became apparent that the occupants had safely made their way to shore and that the Ullswater match Club would be happy to recover the boat. The team…

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At 12:25 today North West Ambulance Service asked for assistance from the team evacuating a 68 year old gentleman who had suffered from a medial complaint whilst walking on Gowbarrow Fell. The incident took 14 team members, 3 hours. The gentleman was stretchered from the fell and transferred to the care of Ambulance crew at…

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The team were alerted after a lone female walker contacted 999 after she got lost near Boredale Hause when darkness fell. The walker had set off from Martindale with the aim of walking to Patterdale, but got lost when she was near to Boredale Hause. The team’s duty leader made contact by phone and managed…

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The team were alerted to an incident on Hallin Fell just after 1pm this afternoon. A woman from the Southport area had fallen while walking and injured her lower leg meaning that she couldn’t continue on. The woman was treated for her injuries and stretchered to a waiting ambulance for onward transport to Carlisle Hospital.…

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On Monday 19th October 2020, Patterdale MRT were called out by North West Ambulance Service to rescue a gentleman who had slipped and sustained a head injury while walking close to Airaforce Beck. The Team assessed the Gentleman on scene before transferring him via stretcher to the waiting ambulance. He was taken to the Cumberland…

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A local farmer asked the team to recover a sheep from a gorge above Glenridding. The incident took 3hrs and involved 8 team members.

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The team were asked to investigate an overdue walker on Wednesday evening. Using the SARLOC system and through eventually being able to make mobile phone contact with the gentleman. We were able to ascertain that he had rejoined the path and was making his way back to the valley floor.

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