[C]ockermouth Mountain Rescue Team was called to a 65-year-old woman from Leeds who slipped and fell from the Buttermere lakeshore path near Hassness House.
She fell approximately 3 metres onto rocks on the lake shore, sustaining a back injury.
Her husband raised the alarm and called the team.
A spokesman for Cockermouth MRT said: “Team members treated the lady at the scene and stretchered her to Hassness House from where she was transferred to Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle by road ambulance.
“18 team members attended.”