- 10/12/2015NY 38600 17000
The team was called to assist with possible evacuations in Glenridding at 2030 last night and provided support until 0300.
- 08/12/2015NY 38500 16985
The North West Ambulance Services alerted the Team to an unresponsive woman in Glenridding village. In the prevailing weather and limited road access to the village team members assisted the ambulance crew to reach and assess the woman.
- 05/12/2015NY 39140 16150
This was the weekend of Storm Desmond and a major flooding emergency across the region. The team were involved in numberous checks on local residents, rescues and evacuations.
- 26/11/2015NY 37595 11438
2 Males lost in low cloud on Hartsop above Howe
- 26/11/2015NY 60800 59700
Assist NWAS / Penrith MRT with casualty extraction nr the village of Tindal, Hallbankgate, Nr Brampton NY608597
- 15/11/2015SD 51800 93000
Team members were on standby from Friday pm to Sunday lunchtime for predicted major flooding across Cumbria. The team assisted with the evacuation of people in the Kendal area on Friday night and assisted at the incident command centre at Police HQ.
- 08/11/2015NY 40300 18700
The team rescued a woman who had injured her ankle whilst participating in a Lakeland Trail event. She was recovered to the team's base by boat and transferred to ambulance for onward transfer to hospital.
- 25/10/2015NY 37500 10500
Whilst attending incidents 83 and 84 the team were called to assist a woman who had injured her leg whilst walking on Dove Crag. She was assisted from the fell by Langdale Ambleside MRT
- 25/10/2015NY 35500 15700
A team member was rescued by the Team and the GNAA after sustaining an injured knee whilst recovering the casualty from incident 83.
- 25/10/2015NY 39636 17172
At about 1320 on Sunday 25th October, two mountain bikers dropped into the rescue base asking for help. Their friend, also mountain biking, had fallen off his bike and sustained a suspected fractured ankle.
- 24/10/2015NY 34210 15344
A man tragically died on Helvellyn after complaining of chest pains on Swirral Edge. During the rescue a team member was injured and the team was then called out to assist a woman who was injured on Dove Crag.
- 17/10/2015NY 39956 20528
The team was called to assist a man who had become stuck below the main bridge at Aira Force. The man was above the falls. Police, Fire & Rescue, Ambulance and the Team went to his aid.
- 13/10/2015NY 37042 19513
54 Year old female slips on the path towards Dowthwaite Head Farm
- 11/10/2015NY 38327 19558
At 11:45 the Team were called to assist a 44 year old woman who had slipped and injured her ankle. She was given pain relief and stretched to a waiting mountain rescue Land Rover before onward transfer to hosipital.
- 05/10/2015NY 36600 13700
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were tasked to help a local shepherd and his dog on St Sunday crag.
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were alerted by a walker who had seen two females who looked like they were possibly struggling with the terrain on Striding Edge, Helvellyn.
- 30/09/2015NY 74900 33000
Penrith Mountain Rescue Team called on the assistance of members of Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team to assist with the evacuation of a 70 year old man who had been out on the fell all night.
- 29/09/2015NY 40038 20917
10 members of Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team went to the assisstance of a 72 year old man who had tripped on the path running through Aira Force.
- 24/09/2015NY 38050 16850
The team were asked to assist a man who had injured his ankle above Gillside campsite.
- 23/09/2015NY 39500 18300
The team were called to assist a mountain biker who had injured his arm on the lake shore path. He made his own way to safety whilst the team were assembling.
- 23/09/2015NY 42800 20100
The team were called to assist a woman who had fallen and suffered head injuries on the lake shore path. She was airlifted to hospital.
- 21/09/2015NY 39500 10200
Tasked by Cumbria Police to treat and evacuate a 60 year old female walker who had fallen and dislocated her shoulder descending down Caiston Beck.
- 20/09/2015NY 41900 15900
The police received a 999 call from a group of three walkers who were lost on route from Howtwon to Patterdale. The Team used the SARLOC system to locate them and then helped them from the fell.
- 20/09/2015NY 37300 18400
The Team and the Great North Air Ambulance went to the assistance of a 58 year old woman who was suffering from a suspected stroke. The woman, from Chorley, was flown to hosipital for treatment.
- 18/09/2015NY 62300 14700
The team were called for a second time to assist in the search for a missing elderly woman. She was later found West of the M6. Sadly the woman had died.
- 14/09/2015NY 35100 21500
Mountain Biker geographically misplaced on Matterdale Common
- 12/09/2015NY 68720 34310
The Team were requested to assist Penrith MRT in a major search of Cross Fell in the Northern Pennines.
- 06/09/2015NY 35730 14150
A man slipped and fell landing near his climbing partner. He fractured his ankle and his climbing partner sustained a badly lacerated foot.
- 05/09/2015NY 36381 12942
The Team and the Great North Air Ambulance were called by the North West Ambulance Service to assist a 70 year old woman who had fallen on St Sunday Crag. The woman suffered head and neck injuries and had been unconscious at the time of the 999 call.
- 15/08/2015NY 34120 15254
Swirral Edge - 25 year old male, sustained an injury to his lower leg which was preventing him from moving any further.
- 12/08/2015NY 34100 15300
Members of Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to a 57 year old female that had fallen on Swirral Edge, Helvellyn.
- 11/08/2015NY 39900 20800
The team were called to assist a family of six lost at Aira Force. Whilst the team were responding the family got themselves to safety.
- 11/08/2015NY 41000 12900
North West Ambulance Service asked for the Teams assistance for a 50 year old female and her dog that had been mauled by cattle in the village of Hartsop.
- 09/08/2015NY 40024 20800
A woman slipped and sustained an injury to her lower back whilst walking at Aira Force. The Team administered pain relief and placed the lady in a vacuum mattress and stretcher before carrying her to a waiting ambulance.
- 08/08/2015NY 44768 16817
The Team assisted a young woman who had suffered a knee injury whilst walking with her friends and family. The woman was placed in a stretcher and taken back to the valley and reunited with her companions. She asked us not to mention that she's a medical student = so we won't.
- 08/08/2015NY 39007 16258
The Team assisted Keswick and Langdale MRT's with a search for a woman who failed to turn up at her accommodation whilst walking the Coast to Coast. It turned out that the woman had changed her mind and stayed somewhere else in the village. Not very helpful.
- 07/08/2015NY 38700 16500
The Team received a 999 call via Cumbria Police when two walkers got stuck on steep ground just above Ullswater. The Team quickly located the missing people and assisted them down safely.
- 02/08/2015NY 36692 17370
Team members were called to assist two young men who had managed to get themselves benighted about 200 metres from where they had set off. The pair had planned to go on a short walk from the Youth Hostel at Greenside mines and ended up getting a little lost when it went dark. The young men became scared when they were 'chased' by some wild animals. They were unhurt.
Whilst the Team were still dealing with the incident of the wild animals chasing the young men from the South of England, Keswick MRT requested the Team's assistance to search for a woman reported as missing on Helvellyn. She turned up safe and well.
- 20/07/2015NY 33900 20600
48 year old female slips and sustains a lower leg injury at Airaforce
- 13/07/2015NY 44400 13000
17 yr old female reported as cold and unable to walk, Rampsgill Head, grid ref NY444130
- 13/07/2015NY 43000 10600
Group of 7 lost in low cloud, last known location the Straits of Riggendale
- 11/07/2015NY 35900 15500
The team were called to assist a man who had injured his ankle at the hole in the wall. He was evacuated from the fell by the team, assisted by Penrith MRT,
- 10/07/2015NY 46900 20700
The Team were called to assist a young male who was suffering from exhaustion.
- 01/07/2015NY 37600 68900
Male missing in the River Esk at Longtown
- 29/06/2015NY 42700 10300
Search for an exhausted 68yr old lady near to Threshthwaite Mouth
- 28/06/2015NY 35220 15540
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by the police to help assist a German Shepherd dog who had slipped from the fell path and damaged his legs.
- 27/06/2015NY 40200 18800
A woman from Grimsby was rescued by the Team and taken by boat to an ambulance at Pooley Bridge after falling on the lake shore path, North of Silver Bay. She had sustained deep lacerations to her head. She was transported by boat to Pooley Bridge for onward transfer by ambulance to hospital.
- 23/06/2015NY 43105 20253
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria constabulary to go to the aid of an 83 year old gentleman,who was reported to have fallen and sustained leg and back injuries.
- 20/06/2015NY 34642 15080
At 1122 am, Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to reports that a man had fallen from Helvellyn in the Lake District. An RAF SeaKing Helicopter from Boulmer in Northumberland, the Great North Air Ambulance and Penrith Mountain Rescue Team assisted with rescue. Sadly the man sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead by the Team's doctor.
- 19/06/2015NY 42400 20000
Reports of unconsious 14yr old girl on the lake shore footpath
- 17/06/2015NY 35400 13000
The Team went to the aid of a 52 year old man who had reportedly broken his leg. The Great North Air Ambulance was able to land close by and assess the casualty who it turned out had cut his leg.
- 01/06/2015NY 39996 20679
The Team was called by the North West Ambulance Service to assist with the rescue of an 18 year old girl who had slipped and fallen into Aira Force beck. The girl was treated by a paramedic and then carried by the Team to an ambulance for onward transfer to hospital.
- 27/05/2015NY 43123 10018
Two Walkers Lost in the area of Thornthwaite Crag above Hartsop
- 24/05/2015NY 34000 16100
A female walker, in a group of four, fell approximately 30 metres down the mountain after slipping whilst descending a steep scree slope in Brown Cove. The walker, who was wearing wellington type boots, was flown by air ambulance to Patterdale MRT base having only sustained relatively minor injuries.
- 24/05/2015NY 39790 21096
Patterdale MRT were called to assist the ambulance service after a 27 year old man from Bradford fell at aira force, sustaining head inuries. The man was escorted to an ambulance and the rescue was complete within 30 minutes!
The Team were placed on stand-by when Wasdale MRT requested possible assistance with a major search on Scaefell. The missing walkers were found later in the morning, having spent the night on the mountain.
- 17/05/2015NY 43300 19800
A man reported himself as 'lost' by the Obelisk on Hallin Fell. Whilst the Team were mobilising he was brought back down the hill by the owner of the Howtown Hotel.
- 08/05/2015NY 39500 16000
Langdale Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team contacted the Team when a missing walker failed to turn up at her accommodation in Patterdale. Whilst the two teams were making enquiries the woman arrived safe and well, having taken a little longer than expected.
- 24/04/2015NY 44500 21000
The team were called by HM Coastguard to assist with a capsized yacht on Ullswater. The sailor was recovered safely from the water by a passing vessel and taken to a waiting ambulance whilst the Team's rescue boat was on route.
- 22/04/2015NY 39618 16976
Lady fallen on the lake shore path opposite Glenridding Pier.
- 20/04/2015NY 34900 14900
A 75 year old male sustained fatal injuries after falling from Striding Edge. The North West Air Ambulance, Royal Air Force Sea King helicopter and Penrith M
- 11/04/2015NY 44472 12882
Patterdale MRT were called by Penrith MRT to assist them after a mountain biker crashed above Rampsgill Head near Kidsty Pike. Patterdale team members ascended from the site of the old Hayeswater dam and arrived at the scene at the same time as an RAF SeaKing which had also been called.
- 11/04/2015NY 38512 17725
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to a young female who had fallen approximately 50 feet on loose ground whilst walking on Glenridding Dodd.
- 09/04/2015NY 46150 23676
Another callout for Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team. Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team had just returned to their rescue base and were sorting equipment from a rescue involving a mountain biker when they received information of a light aircraft crashing into Ullswater near Pooley Bridge.
- 09/04/2015NY 45886 21307
Three calls in three days for Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team. The Team were called to the assistance of an 18 year old male who had gone over his handlebars whilst mountain biking on a track near Auterstone Wood, above Ullswater.
- 08/04/2015NY 37111 12111
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to the assistance of a scrambler who had become cragfast on Greenhow End.
- 07/04/2015NY 43818 22806
At 14:30 today Patterdale Mountain Rescue team received a request from Cumbria Police to assist with the search for an 87 year old gentleman.
- 29/03/2015NY 34564 15075
Patterdale MRT were contacted when a member of a party of four became stuck ascending the final slopes up to Helvellyn at the end of Striding Edge. In deteriorating weather conditions three members of the party raised the alarm via a mobile phone call before continued on to Helvellyn and descending via Lower Man and Whiteside to Greenside Mines and safety
- 27/03/2015NY 39840 16265
Two people had set out for a walk from Patterdale Youth Hostel to Howtown and back at 5pm. 3 1/2 hours later they were over taken by darkness and with no torch were unable to proceed.
- 20/03/2015NY 34269 15086
At 1615, a group of four males reported themselves missing on the summit of Helvellyn. Keswick MRT initially tried to talk them down when they realised they were at the summit shelter. Due to the conditions the party were reluctant to move and personnel from Patterdale ascended Helvellyn to the summit to guide the group down.
- 07/03/2015NY 37400 10600
The third call out of the day for the Team involved Langdale Ambleside MRT, Penrith MRT and Kirkby Stephen MRT after four walkers become lost and separated from their walking group on Dove Crag. They were found several hours later safe and well but cold.
- 07/03/2015NY 42200 18800
Just as incident 20 was coming to an end the Team were called to a second rescue on Sleet Fell. A man, from the North East of England, had slipped and broken his ankle. Penrith team assisted with the rescue too!
- 07/03/2015NY 41498 16518
At about 11.30 on Saturday 7th March the Team were called to their 20th rescue of 2015. A female walker had fallen near to Boredale Head and sustained a suspected broken ankle.
- 28/02/2015NY 37100 10788
At 16:05 on Sunday 28th February Patterdale MRT went to the assistance of Langdale Ambleside MRT on ths summit of Dove Crag where a female walker had become exhausted in poor weather. The woman managed to move towards LAMRT and was assisted from the fell.
- 28/02/2015NY 35259 15052
The Team were called to assist two walkers who became stuck on Striding Edge in poor weather. The team were able to guide them to safety by mobile phone, whilst assembling to go onto the mountain.
- 23/02/2015NY 40200 08100
The Team received a call-out from Cumbria Police to assist with a major road accident on the Kirkstone Pass. After evacuating the man who had fallen from Helvellyn, fifteen team members went to assist at this incident, and were joined by Penrith Mountain Rescue Team.
- 22/02/2015NY 34600 16500
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were nearing the end of a winter training exercise on Sunday morning when a 28 year old man stumbled out of the white-out conditions and collapsed at their feet. The man, who it later transpired had fallen about 200 metres from Swirral Edge on Helvellyn, was initially unable to tell the rescue team what had happened or whether he was alone.
- 17/02/2015NY 34300 15200
A local mountaineer was found laying seriously injured by the Team's mountain rescue search dog at around 0100 on the morning of Wednesday 18th February. The 68 year old man from the Penrith area had set off earlier the day before to ascend Helvellyn. He was very experienced and well equipped. Sadly he died later in hospital.
- 17/02/2015NY 34100 15200
2 Walkers failed to return from Helvellyn
- 17/02/2015NY 39900 18400
Female walker trips and sustains head injury above Silver Bay, Ullswater
- 16/02/2015NY 36900 13400
Lights seen descending from St Sunday Crag, above Patterdale.
- 11/02/2015NY 37410 16340
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called out during the afternoon of Wednesday 11th Feburay to Miers Beck above Glenridding to the aid of a female suffering from an ankle injury.
- 10/02/2015NY 36600 17400
Reports of an intoxicated person heading towards Helvellyan
- 07/02/2015NY 52195 31210
Search for a missing person Beacon Edge Penrith. A continuation of previous searches by the Penrith MRT for a missing local man.
- 04/02/2015NY 39710 08947
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team Received a call from a local landlord who'd seen lights on the fell above Brotherwater. A few members of the team investigated these lights which turned out to be two well equipped climbers taking advantage of the excellent winter conditions and full moon.
- 04/02/2015NY 40200 19800
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called out by the North West Ambulance Service to go to the aid of a 17 year old male with chest pains.
- 24/01/2015NY 35600 14213
A climber, from Lancaster, fell about 40 metres in the Eagle Crag area. He sustained a minor head injury and cuts and bruises, but was able to walk down and meet the rescue team. He was taken to hospital by ambulance.
- 18/01/2015NY 44110 11320
The Team were alerted by the Police after shouting was heard near High Street. It rapidly came to light that a local shepherd had been gathering his sheep.
- 17/01/2015NY 34200 15500
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria police at 4pm on Saturday 17th January following reports of two men having fallen from Swirral Edge on Helvellyn into Brown Cove. Further reports suggested that there was one injured casualty and a further two who were mobile but on very steep snowy ground.
- 11/01/2015SD 43900 86800
Whilst rescue number 2 was taking place, Cumbria Police asked the Team to assist in a search for two missing people and their dog. It turned out the people were actually in Kendal MRT's area and Patterdale were really happpy to hand this over given they were already very busy.
- 11/01/2015NY 34303 15246
Over sixty mountain rescuers were involved in a major search on Sunday 11th and Monday 12th January after a man was reported missing, possibly on Helvellyn. Sadly the man had sustained serious injuries which he had not survived.
- 04/01/2015NY 43323 19774
At approximately 15.20 today Sunday 4th January Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Police to go to the aid of a lone male walker who had fallen and sustained an ankle injury just below the summit of Hallin fell.