Find your local team

Kendal MSRT

Formed in 1953, Kendal Mountain Search and Rescue Team covers an area in the South Lakes, Kentmere and The Howgills.

To find out more about the team, visit or find us on Facebook.

Kendal control vehicle at work in the snow © Kendal MSRT

If you have an accident in the hills

Dial 999 or 112. Ask for 'Police' then 'Mountain Rescue'. To use the emergencySMS service: Text 999 and send 'Police' + details of incident + location