One of the busiest Mountain Rescue Teams in England. 2018 our 54th year

Female lost on Great Dodd

Great Dodd (Shelter Cairn)
Grid reference: NY 34270 20440
29/08/2019
On Thursday 29/08/19 at around 1400hrs Cumbria Police received a call from a female in distress who had fallen in a bog and had then made her way to the shelter cairn on Great Dodd. Patterdale MRT team leader then spoke to the female over the phone. The female had become disorientated due the bad weather with rain and low cloud. The female was uninjured and after speaking to her for reassurance and to confirm her location she was able to continue on her planned route without the need for the team to go on the fell.