Kinder Mountain Rescue Team
Saving lives in wild and remote places

9: Call out Monday 20th February 2017

The team were called to assist a lone female walker who had contacted her sister because she was disoriented by the low cloud believed to be near to Kinder Low End trig. Her sister then contacted the Police and the team were called out. As hill parties were being dispatched the lady contacted the Police to inform them that she had made her way off the hill safely and the team were stood down.

8: Callout Sunday 19th February 2017

Two walkers contacted the police when they got disoriented in low cloud in the Crowden Tower area. SARDA Dog Dolly and handler were deployed together with other hill parties and because of the imprecise location of the casualties other MR Teams from Glossop, Edale and Buxton were called to assist in the search. The two walkers were eventually found by Dolly cold and wet and one of the casualties had lost his shoes in the mud. After they were given warm drinks and a pair of wellingtons they were walked to the team’s ambulances and taken to base before they were returned to their own vehicle.