The second half of the ridge can be done the next day with a wonderful ascent of the Druim Thollaidh on to the lesser peak of Sgurr Coire na Fienne, before continuing over Sgurr an Doire Leathain, and Sgurr an Lochain to finish on Creag nan Damh
Marie Butterworth, founder of DAMH
, said: "There are lots of people out there caring for friends and relatives and getting very little help.
The teams left for Inverness on Friday afternoon and slept in a minibus, ready for a 903-metre climb up Beinn Damh
, in the North-west Highlands, and a 843-metre struggle up Merrick, in the Scottish Uplands.
He was found in the corrie beneath Creag nan Damh
, the last of the Munros on the ridge near Kyle of Lochalsh.