Dawn Rescue In Masca

January 17, 2015

Two 65-year-old hikers of Finnish nationality were rescued by firemen after getting lost while attempting the descent into the Masca Ravine yesterday.

According to Emergency services  Volunteer Firemen from Santiago del Teide finally located the two ladies in the early hours of the morning.

The authorities had first been alerted around 8pm the previous evening by other walkers who had been in the same party as the rescued women.

After beeing transferred by sea around 4am, the pair were met at Los Gigantes Marina by an ambulance and were then taken to a local health center where they received care for slight injuries.