Welcome to Langdale and Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team

Welcome. Langdale/Ambleside Mountain Rescue Team (LAMRT) operates in part of the central Lake District, Britain's busiest mountain area.

Dealing with over 100 incidents per year, we are a self-funding dedicated team of 'professional volunteers' coming from all walks of life, united in their love of mountains and their wish to help their fellow mountaineers in trouble.

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Tips, stories and advice from the team

To follow are two personal accounts of a couple of member’s time in the team. One accounts for ten years and the other for forty.. the entire life of the team.


What your donations do

buys 2 Mars bars
(to fuel the long dark nights on Crinkle Crags)
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Latest News

Award for innovation for Cumbrian mountain rescue teams
18/06/2015 - 22:02

Nick Owen, LAMRT Team Leader was present at the recent Cumbria Tourism Awards to accept an award on behalf of ALL Lake's teams for their innovation in the use of modern technology, for the benefit of visitors to Cumbria.

The award was created by sculptor, Chris Brammall, whose dad, Andy, was actually an LAMRT member and search dog...

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Recent Incidents

Sat, 25th July 2015, 21:27

An elderly male collapsed with a suspected heart attack. We worked with the air ambulance in efforts to revive him,but sadly failed. He was evacuated from the fell.

Mon, 20th July 2015, 13:38

A male, aged 71, took a tumble and suffered  suspected fracture to his lower leg. He was evacuated by the team and transferred to an ambulance at our base for onward transport

Sat, 18th July 2015, 22:45

A group of 6 were reported overdue from the Central Fells. Initial enquiries were being carried out when we were notified that they had turned up

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