One of the busiest Mountain Rescue Teams in England. 2020 our 56th year

Incidents 2020

  • 21/03/2020

    Gentleman with a lower leg injury - not in our area

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    At 11:30am on Saturday morning Cumbria Police contacted the team to inform them of a gentleman with a leg injury on the Red Screes path above Kirkstone Pass. Having spoken to the casualty and ascertained their exact location one the leaders passed this incident on to Langdale Ambleside MRT as it was well outside our area of operation. This incident took 1 team member 30 minutes.

  • 20/03/2020

    Woman with broken leg

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    A twenty year old female from the Worcestershire area fell whilst descending from Grisedale Tarn and sustained an injury to her knee.

  • 18/03/2020

    Ankle injury Aira Force

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    A gentleman from the Penrith area fell while walking with his partner above Aira Force

  • 14/03/2020

    Wild Camping mishap

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    Wild Camping mishap on Hart Crag

  • 07/03/2020

    Fell runner reported lost with mild hypothermia

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    Fell runner reported lost with mild hypothermia

  • 01/03/2020

    Farmers collie dog stuck on Eagle Crag, Grisedale

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    The team were called to rescue a local farmers Collie Dog which had be come stuck on Eagle Crag in Grisedale.

  • 28/02/2020

    Adverse weather Kirkstone Pass

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    Due to snow fall several vehicles had become stranded on Kirkstone pass and their occupants required transporting down to safety and shelter in the valley bottom.

  • 26/02/2020

    Ankle Injury

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    A 69 year old female slipped and fell while descending from Place Fell on Wednesday afternoon. The lady sustained an ankle injury which prevented her from continuing her walk. Several team members made their way to scene where the woman was treated and then evacuated to a team vehicle.

  • 14/02/2020

    Call to assist Penrith MRT with river bank search

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    Call to assis Penrith MRT with river bank search

  • 04/02/2020

    Female with ankle injury Place Fell

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    Female with ankle injury Place Fell

  • 27/01/2020

    Male slipped Seldom Seen

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    Male with ankle injury - Seldom Seen

  • 26/01/2020

    Walker falls 60ft from Striding Edge

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    Walker falls 60ft from Striding Edge

  • 18/01/2020

    Male slipped at Lantys Tarn

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    A gentleman brought into the rescue centre by passer by who had found him lying on the ground having slipped at Lantys Tarn

  • 18/01/2020

    Male with back & leg injury

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    Male with back & leg injury