Four hikers, all members of the same family, disappeared near the Dead Sea on Tuesday night, Army Radio reported.
The group of four yeshiva students from Kiryat Sefer, aged 21-30, reached Nahal Og on Tuesday afternoon. Shortly after they continued in the direction of Navei Moussa, near Almog, all contact with the group was lost.
An IDF tracker unit swept the area on foot and located the hikers around 4 a.m. without having to summon helicopters.
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