Walker injured on Mount Ainslie

A woman has been injured this morning while walking up Mount Ainslie.

The ACT Ambulance Service was called to the popular walking track at 9:30am.

Intensive care paramedics discovered a 60 year old woman with an ankle injury about halfway up the mountain.

She was stablished on scene then stretchered back down to the car park area by ACT Fire & Rescue firefighters.

The woman was taken to the Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.