Callout Beinn Udlaidh

We were called out to rescue a climber who had fallen and sustained ankle injuries on Ben Udlaidh yesterday evening.Strong cross winds prevented rescue 199 from flying into the coire so a stretcher haul was the order of the day. Thanks to the help of a couple of other climbers…

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Beinn Narnain 13/1/2018

Oban MRT and Police Scotland MRT were out this evening rescuing 2 cragfast hillwalkers close to the summit of Beinn Narnain above Arrochar. Pair were located and assisted up over the summit and walked off hill. Arrochar Mountain Rescue Team were away training this weekend so happy to help as…

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Callout – Light Aircraft Crash

Oban MRT was called out yesterday at 3.15 pm to search for a light aircraft reported missing over the hills north of Glen Kinglass. This followed the earlier deployment of Oban Lifeboat to search Loch Etive and the slopes of the hills visible below the low cloud base. An advance…

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