Annual exercise taking place

3 local Mountain Rescue teams have gathered in Moffat for their annual training exercise. The event simulates 6 walkers getting lost in the nearby hills, who have to be found and then recovered. Dozens of volunteers from Moffat, Galloway and Borders Mountain Rescue Teams are taking part.

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Mountain Rescue Exercise

A widespread Mountain Rescue exercise is currently taking place in the hills around Moffat.