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Man reported himself lost on Birks Fell above Ullswater

August 17, 2020

Sunday 16/08/2020 19:05

Patterdale MRT was contacted by Cumbria Police on Sunday evening, to reports of a male who had become lost and disorientated on Birks Fell above Ullswater.

After making phone contact with the lost person his exact location was established and he was able to make his own way off the fell and back down into Glenridding.

The Team would like to emphasize the importance of carrying a map and compass and having the skills to use them in all conditions.

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