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

Incidents 2017

  • 26/06/2017

    Woman with ankle injury

    NY 42100 14800

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were asked to rescue a 54 year old female who had slipped off the path towards Heck Crag, Bannerdale.

  • 25/06/2017

    53 Year old man lost on Dove Crag

    NY 37593 10998

    Members of the Patterdale Mountain Rescue Rescue Team were attending the local village fete with their display stand and enjoying the lovely weather when they were tasked to rescue a man that had become lost on Dove Crag.

  • 11/06/2017

    Grisedale

    NY 36300 16000

    At 1250 on Sunday 11th June Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team members were called to assist a 68 year old woman from Guernsey who had slipped and sustained a suspected fractured ankle. The woman, who was walking the Coast to Coast route with her husband, was treated on scene near to Ruthwaite Lodge in Grisedale.

  • 02/06/2017

    Reports of a male & female with hypothermia stuck at the Priest's Hole, Dove Crag

    NY 37660 11070

    Reports of a male & female with hypothermia stuck at the Priest's Hole, Dove Crag

  • 25/05/2017

    47 yr old male stuck on ledge

    NY 36610 17757

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Police at just before 8.45pm on Thursday 25th May.

  • 07/05/2017

    Busy afternoon for Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team

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    Busy afternoon for Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team

  • 07/05/2017

    Female walker suffers multiple injuries in 30ft fall from Striding Edge

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    Female walker suffers multiple injuries in 30ft fall from Striding Edge

  • 01/05/2017

    Pasture Bottom rescue of woman with ankle injury

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    Pasture Bottom rescue of woman with ankle injury

  • 29/04/2017

    Man falls 300ft from St Sunday Crag and sustains serious injuries

    NY 38437 15317

    A 69-year-old man fell approximately 300ft from St Sunday Crag. The man had suffered serious head injuries, possible chest trauma, a broken leg and wrist. He was treated on scene by the rescue team’s doctor, a doctor and paramedic from the Great North Air Ambulance, and team members.

  • 25/04/2017

    Lady fallen at Hallin hag Wood

    NY 42689 20013

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called out to an 83 year old lady who had fallen 12 metres from the lake footpath down towards the lake.

  • 22/04/2017

    Sheep Rescue

    NY 39992 08520

    The Team were asked to recover a sheep that had become stuck on a narrow ledge. 2 Team were lowered down were they were able to safely lower the sheep to the valley bottom.

  • 18/04/2017

    Sailing boat taking on water near Howtown.

    NY 44270 20330

    Team were alerted by Coastguard to help a boat in difficulty near Howtown on Ullswater.

  • 17/04/2017

    60 year old male walker with fractured ankle

    NY 37100 19900

    The Team were called out for a 60 year old male who had fallen on the path and fractured his ankle near Dowthwaite Head. He was initially treated and evacuated by fellow walkers before the Team were called. He was then treated by the Team Doctor and stretchered from the fell before before being transfered to hospital.

  • 17/04/2017

    10 year old boy slipped and dislocated his knee on Hallin Fell

    NY 43686 19473

    The Team responded to was for a 10 year old boy who had slipped whilst descending Hallin Fell.

  • 15/04/2017

    Male with ankle injury at Glenridding common

    NY 35746 16768

    On Easter Saturday two people approached the display trailer at Glenridding to inform the Team that a man had slipped and injured his ankle on the Glenridding valley path leading to Red tarn.

  • 15/04/2017

    Fallen child

    NY 39096 16163

    Four year old fallen down stairs with head injury.

  • 24/03/2017

    60yr old female with suspected fractured ankle, Airaforce

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    60yr old female with suspected fractured ankle, Airaforce

  • 06/03/2017

    Broken ankle Kirksty Brow Gowbarrow.

    NY 40700 22200

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Police today, 6th March, to assist a 60yr lady who had slipped and injured her ankle while walking with her husband on Kirksty Brow above Ullswater.

  • 16/01/2017

    local man missing

    NY 40247 08662

    Patterdale Mountain Rescue team were called by Cumbria Police to assist in the search for a male who went missing from his home in the area.

  • 02/01/2017

    Dog stuck on ledge Aira Force.

    NY 40033 20861

    Today Monday 2 January 2017 at 12.45pm Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team were called by Cumbria Police to go to the aid of a Collie cross dog that had fallen into the beck at Aira force.

  • 01/01/2017

    Woman Injures Ankle whilst walking in Grisedale

    NY 33244 15520

    A woman injured her ankle whilst walking in Grisedale. The Team went to her aid and stretchered her back to a waiting Landrover. She was transferred to base and then to an ambulance.