After our 2 big wall experiences on Washington Column - South Face and Half Dome - Regular North West Route, we embarked on what we came to Yosemite for; to climb The Captain. Plan A - 3 nights on the wall, on Dolt Tower, Camp 4 and Camp 6. Plan B - 4 nights, Sickle … Continue reading El Capitan, The Nose
Week 3 in Yosemite Valley, we climbed Half Dome twice. First time via South West Face of Half Dome on Snake Dike 5.7R and later in the week we did Regular North West Route 5.12. Half Dome the highest big wall in Yosemite Valley rising above the valley to slightly more than 8000 ft. At … Continue reading Half Dome twice in a Week
2 weeks in Yosemite.. Kelly and I did Nutcracker and After 7 in 5 hours on the first day as a warm up.. Very easy climbing for warming up the body to the granite in the Valley.. Day 2 we did The Surprise, a 4 pitch climb with a 10a crux. 10a sounds insignificant in … Continue reading 2 weeks in Yosemite.. and counting..