Rescuers pulled two hikers to safety after they fell into a 200-foot deep slot canyon and spent the night at the bottom at Glen Canyon National Park on the Arizona/Utah border. Here’s the National Park Service account of the operation:

Teens Rescued in Joint Operation
Date: March 29, 2013

On the evening of March 19, 2013 a group of local juveniles went on a hike in the Wahweap Creek Area. While attempting to traverse a slot canyon, a 16-year old female and a 17-year old male fell an unknown distance into a 200 foot deep slot canyon. Other members of the hiking party left and called for assistance. Kane County Sheriff’s Office, Kane County Search and Rescue, Big Water Fire Department, Big Water Marshal and the National Park Service responded. A technical extrication was performed under a Unified Command System during the early morning hours of March 20, 2013. The rescue was a great example of collaboration between all agencies involved.

Numerous anchors were placed in the sandstone and rescuers were lowered by rope into the bottom of the canyon to raise the two hikers to safety. The female hiker sustained minor injuries and the male hiker was uninjured.