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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The team were called regards a group of walkers who got disorientated in poor visibility on Helvellyn. They 999 call location showed them near the Whiteside cairn. They were trying to navigate back down the Thirlmere side were they were parked. Thirlmere is part of the Keswick MR team area, and therefore this the rescue…

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On Sunday 27 September Patterdale MRT were called out by Cumbria Police to reports of a walker who failed to meet up with his family after a walk the previous day. As the team began to make preparations for the search of Matterdale Common and the surrounding fells, the gentleman rang Cumbria Police to say…

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Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Police to go to the aid of a 50Year old male that had become exhausted after a day out in the high fells. The Team responded and made sure the gentlemen got off the fells and that his fellow walkers took him for medical attention. www.adventuresmart.uk

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15:15 Wednesday 16 September 2020 Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by the Cumbria Police to make contact with a 53 year old male who had become disorientated in mist and fog in the Hart Crag area. The Team contacted the gentlemen and with the aid of modern telecommunications managed to talk the chap off…

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15.10 Saturday 12 September 2020 Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were contacted by North West Ambulance Service to go to the aid of a 57 year old female who had turned her ankle whilst walking from Howtown towards Poolley Bridge. The Team assembled in Howtown and made there way to the fallen lady who was accompanied…

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Patterdale MRT were called out out by NWAS to assist an elderly male who had slipped and fallen and hurt his knees while crossing Aik Beck above Park Foot Campsite. Once the exact location was confirmed the incident was within the area of Penrith MRT so the callout was passed over to them to conclude.

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