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Date of Incident

16/07/2021

Country

England

Incident

Having acceded onto kinder scout in 25 degree heat I came across a group of 6 chineese tourists all dress in inappropriate clothing for the conditions. All wesri g jeans and coats and carrying no water or food. They did not know where they were or how to get back to the car park. I had to escort them down off the hill.

Lessons

More signage for tourists.

Activity

Summer walking

When

On the plato

Injury

No injury

Causes

Navigation Error, Route Selection, Inadequate equipment, clothing or footwear

Anonymous?

No

Reported By

Rescuer

Wearing Helmets?

Rescue Services Involved?

None

Author

Jack Deakin

16 July 2021, 21:03:08

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