Four mountain rescue teams were deployed to Kinder Scout to search for a walker who reported himself missing and called for help.
The 30-year-old raised the alarm after setting off from Edale to walk on Kinder but ending up lost.
Glossop, Kinder, Edale and Buxton Mountain Rescue Teams searched the Kinder plateau with dogs.
The walker located in the upper reaches of Blackden Brook on the northern edges of the plateau.
He was unharmed and escorted back to Edale Village.