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10.06.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rockfall on Half Dome in Yosemite

Video of rockfall off Half Dome, Yosemite, USA, which took place on 27/05/2011 and thankfully injured no one.

07.06.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Leo Houlding and The Prophet on El Capitan, Yosemite

Leo Houlding provides the details of The Prophet, his October 2010 new route on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA.

22.11.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Mescalito, Caldwell and Jorgeson abandon El Capitan

Due to a freak winter storm Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson have abandoned the Mescalito project, also known as the Dawn Wall project, on El Capitan in Yosemite.

17.11.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Mescalito goes live on El Capitan for Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are currently attempting to free their Mescalito Dawn Wall project on El Capitan in Yosemite.

10.11.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Anthamatten blitzclimb Yosemite valley

In autumn 2010 Simon and Samuel Anthamatten from Switzerland blitzed the West Face, Lurking Fear, Zodiac, Tangerine Trip, Lost in America, North American Wall, Mescalito, The Nose, Salathé and the Linkup Half Dome - The Nose in Yosemite Valley, USA

01.11.2010 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Leo Houlding interview after The Prophet on El Capitan

Interview with British climber after the first ascent of The Prophet on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA, carried out in 6 days in October 2010 with Jason Pickles and graded E9 7a, 5.13d R, 8b, 510m.

28.10.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Leo Houlding frees The Prophet on El Capitan

British climber Leo Houlding has freed The Prophet, another free route on El Capitan, Yosemite.

20.10.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Mescalito project El Capitan, Caldwell and Jorgeson progress

We last reported from Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson in March when they were working on the immensely difficult Mescalito Dawn Wall project on El Capitan in Yosemite. The summer set in before the two managed to free all the pitches of this massive big wall and now, with cooler autumn temperatures, they are back and climbing predominantly in the dark.

13.10.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rockfall on El Capitan in Yosemite

Tom Evans reports of massive rockfall on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA.

06.07.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

El Capitan triple linkup by Alex Honnold and Sean Leary

Alex Honnold and Sean Leary have climbed three routes on El Capitan in Yosemite, The Nose, Salathé Wall and Lurking Fear in 24 hours.

26.03.2010 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Mescalito live on El Capitan by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson

American climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson report directly from El Capitan in Yosemite with updates about their progress on what has become known as the immensely difficult Mescalito Dawn Wall project.

05.08.2009 by Chris Summit in Climbing

Tuolumne Meadows - Yosemite bouldering

An introduction to bouldering and rock climbing at Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite National Park, California, USA by guidebook author Chris Summit.

20.10.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Favresse and Villanueva discover The Secret Passage, new route on El Capitan, Yosemite

At the start of October Nicolas Favresse and Sean Villanueva added a new free route, "The Secret Passage" 5.13c to El Capitan, Yosemite.

28.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Yuji Hirayama - The Nose, big walls and bouldering

Interview with Japanese climber Yuji Hirayama after his recent record speed ascent of The Nose on El Capitan, Yosemite, together with Hans Florine.

23.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hansjörg Auer climbing in Yosemite

Five weeks climbing in Yosemite resulted in, amongst others, a repeat of El Nino (5.13d) on El Capitan.

03.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hans Florine and Yuji Hirayama set new record on The Nose, El Capitan

Hans Florine and Yuji Hirayama have set a new speed record on the Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, climbing the route in 2:43:33.

18.10.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Nose speed record by Alexander and Thomas Huber

On Monday 9 October Thomas and Alexander Huber set a new speed record on The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, climbing the route in 2:45:45 and beating the old record by over 3 minutes.

05.07.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Martina Cufar: rock climbing in Yosemite, Indian Creek and more

From 15 April to 15 June Martina Cufar travelled to the U.S.A. for her first taste of Indian Creek, Yosemite, Tuolome Meadows and the Needles...

31.10.2006 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Todd Skinner, one of America's pionering free climbers, killed in Yosemite

Todd Skinner, one of America's pioneering free climbers, died on October 23 when abseiling from the Leaning Tower in Yosemite.

03.11.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Caldwell climbs Nose & Freerider in a day!

Just two weeks after Caldwell's astounding repeat of the Nose, the young American has pushed things further by phenomenally climbing both the Nose and Freerider on El Capitan, Yosemite, in under 24 hours!

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