One of the busiest Mountain Rescue Teams in England. 2017 our 53rd year

Lost Duke of Edinburgh Group, Stand Crags

Stand Crags
Grid reference: NY 38100 10600
03/07/2017
Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to search for a group of six Duke of Edinburgh students who had become lost and stuck on steep ground near Dove Crag.
The group were on a route from Great Langdale to Brotherswater when they lost the path just as darkness fell and they became stuck on steep ground and were no longer able to move.
The Team located the group of six near Stand Crags and escorted them safely down to the valley bottom.