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

Incidents 2019

  • 10/03/2019

    Multiple RTC on Kirkstone Pass in snow

    NY 40268 08746

    Multiple road traffic collisions on Kirkstone Pass during heavy snow shower.

  • 07/03/2019

    fractured ankle Steel knot

    NY 44258 19223

    A 46 year old woman from Carlisle fell and sustained a lower leg injury while walking on Steel Knotts above Howtown on Thursday.

  • 26/02/2019

    Man fallen near Hayeswater dam and sustain a head injury

    NY 42830 12600

    Man fallen near Hayeswater dam and sustain a head injury

  • 25/02/2019

    Lost couple - Matterdale common

    NY 35086 20989

    A couple became lost after attempting a circuit around Swirral Edge, over Helvellyn and returning down from Sticks Pass.

  • 23/02/2019

    Woman reported with knee injury needing help.

    NY 35187 15570

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Constabulary to go to the aid of a woman that was being carried off the fell by two gentlemen after she had sustained a leg injury, this was reported to be somewhere between Red tarn and on the path to the Helvellyn YHA.

  • 18/02/2019

    Reports of flashing lights above Ruthwaite Lodge, Grisdale Valley

    NY 35400 13470

    Reports of flashing lights above Ruthwaite Lodge, Grisdale Valley

  • 08/02/2019

    Unaccounted for Lady

    NY 44700 16900

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Police to make contact with a gentleman from Edinburgh who was worried for his partner whom he had not heard from for 24 hours.

  • 16/01/2019

    Unresponsive male casualty - Dunmallard Hill

    NY 46655 24773

    North West Ambulance Service tasked Patterdale MRT to help them with an unresponsive male casualty

  • 06/01/2019

    2 Women Lost on

    NY 33700 13530

    Two female walkers became disorientated in low cloud and darkness. The Team Leader spoke to them via phone and established their location. They were well down on the West side of Nethermost Pike so the call was passed to Kewsick MRT. They were escorted safely from the mountain.

  • 05/01/2019

    Emergency beacon activation on Helvellyn

    NY 34130 15210

    Emergency beacon activation on Helvellyn. After investigation this was confirmed as a false alarm.