Mountain Rescue teams were called out last night after two walkers reported themselves lost in the area of High Cup Nick near to Appleby. Overcome by darkness the pair called 999 but had limited signal for their map to work on thier phone.
Kirkby Stephen Mountain Rescue Team and Teasdale Mountain Rescue Team, along with coastguard helicopter were all tasked to help with the search.
A spokesperson from Penrith Mountain Rescue said:
"Fortunately, the pair were found relatively quickly and assisted off the fell by team members.