Tag: Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team

Double Rescue On Lugnaquilla, Co. Wicklow

At 12:00pm today, December 15th, the Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team and the Glen of Imaal Irish Red Cross Mountain Rescue Team were requested by An Garda Síochána to come to the aid of a male hill walker who had sustained a leg injury while descending from Lugnaquilla. The man who was with 2 other friends were descending when the injury occurred. He continued on with the help of his friends but due to the pain of the injury the decided to call Mountain Rescue. The party of three were Read more [...]

Man Rescued From Lugnaquilla, Co. Wicklow

At 3:30pm today, December 9th, the Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team and the Glen of Imaal Irish Red Cross Mountain Rescue Team were requested by An Garda Síochána to come to the aid of a male hill walker who had gotten lost when descending from Lugnaquilla in Co. Wicklow. The walker in his 50’s who was a competent walker and a regular user of the mountains became disorientated during very tough weather conditions when he was descending from Lugnaquilla towards Baravore Carpark in Read more [...]