Join the Team

There are 10 Mountain Rescue teams across the Lake District and the attached map shows the area each team covers.

If you live within the Coniston area and wish to wish to become an active member of Coniston Mountain Rescue Team then please complete our Membership Application by using the online form below.

Applicants will be invited to discuss their application with the Team Leader and others.  You will be expected to make a commitment to attend call outs, training and fund raising events as much as possible.  If successful you will initially join the team as a Probationary member and be assigned a mentor to provide support and guidance as you complete the required training programme.  Obviously, the more time you spend out on the fell with the team and attend regular training sessions the more you will learn and the quicker you will progress to a full team member.

The information you provide in this form will be used solely for dealing with you as a member or prospective member of Coniston Mountain Rescue Team.   The Team has a Data Protection Policy and confirm that there is a Legitimate Interest for the collection, storage and sharing of personal data for the operation of Coniston MRT and therefore do not require your specific consent for day to day operations.

The Fair Processing and Privacy Notice can be found on the website under the ‘Key Info’ section, if you require any further information please contact the Data Protection Lead at