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29.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra Yosemite Dawn Wall update #2

Update about Adam Ondra and developments from the 'Dawn Wall', the big wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, freed by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson in 2014/2015.

23.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra Yosemite Dawn Wall update #1

Update about Adam Ondra and his recent progress on the 'Dawn Wall', the immensely difficult big wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, freed by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson in 2014/2015.

19.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra sees first light on Dawn Wall in Yosemite

During his first visit to Yosemite, USA, Czech climber Adam Ondra has immediately begun attempting 'Dawn Wall', the hardest big wall climb in world freed on El Capitan by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson.

30.09.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Much Mayr and Guido Unterwurzacher repeat The Shaft on El Capitan, Yosemite

In spring 2016 Austrian climbers Much Mayr and Guido Unterwurzacher made a rare free ascent of The Shaft (Muir Wall free variation) on El Capitan, Yosemite, accompanied by Ben Lepesant who provides the report.

22.04.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Half Dome 1977 and the pioneering flight in Yosemite

The short film by Carl Boenish that documents the flight carried out by Rich Piccirilli, Jim Hanbury and Brian Johnson from Half Dome (Yosemite) that marked a pivotal moment in the history of BASE jumping.

15.03.2016 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Kevin Jorgeson: from rock climbing to migrant crisis humanitarian aid

Interview with American climber Kevin Jorgeson, famous for his first free ascent of the Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite (together with Tommy Caldwell in January 2015), who is about to embark on a two week trip to the Greek island of Lesbos together with his fiancée Jacqui Becker. The two have volunteered to help migrants fleeing from war and poverty.

06.01.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lost Arrow Spire highline, the first crossing by Scott Balcom

Original footage of the first slackline crossing of the Lost Arrow Spire, carried out by Scott Balcom on 13/07/1985 above Yosemite Valley.

03.12.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Yosemite Secret Passage repeated by Pete Whittaker and Dan McManus

British rock climbers Pete Whittaker and Dan McManus have made the first repeat of The Secret Passage, the 5.13c (8a+) climb on El Capitan established ground-up in 2008 by Nicolas Favresse and Sean Villanueva.

01.12.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lost Arrow Spire in Yosemite with Sasha DiGiulian and Kevin Jorgeson

The video of American rock climbers Sasha DiGiulian and Kevin Jorgeson climbing the legendary Lost Arrow Spire in Yosemite Valley, USA.

25.11.2015 by Jacopo Larcher in Climbing

Yosemite valley and climbing in Never Never Land. By Jacopo Larcher

Jacopo Larcher talks about his first climbing trip to Yosemite Valley, USA with Barbara Zangerl, during which they repeated El Nino (5.13c, 800m) on El Capitan and other granite big wall climbs.

28.09.2015 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Hans Florine climbs The Nose on El Capitan 100 times

Interview with American rock climber Hans Florine who a fortnight ago made his 100th ascent of The Nose, the famous rock climb up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA.

23.09.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jorg Verhoeven free climbing The Nose in Yosemite

The video of Dutch rock climber Jorg Verhoeven repeating The Nose on on El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, in autumn 2014.

13.09.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Snake Dike lights up Half Dome in Yosemite to raise awareness for safe climbing

One of the most famous moderate routes in Yosemite, Snake Dike on Half Dome, was lit up on 29 August 2015 to raise awareness for the American Safe Climbing Association (ASCA) and highlight safety issues concerning rebolting and regularly maintaining existing sport climbs.

10.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Emily Harrington climbs Golden Gate, El Capitan, Yosemite

The video of Emily Harrington climbing Golden Gate, El Capitan, Yosemite valley, USA.

09.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Cheyne Lempe and Ethan Pringle climb The Constant Gardner in Yosemite

The first ascent video of The Constant Gardner in Yosemite valley, USA, established ground-up in September 2014 by Cheyne Lempe and Ethan Pringle.

07.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rockfall on Half Dome Regular Northwest Face route in Yosemite

Rockfall has affected the Regular Northwest Face route on Half Dome in Yosemite. While no climbers are reported injured, this classic route is presently unclimbable.

24.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Nose on El Capitan via Google Street View

Today Google released a Street View version of The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite along with climbers Tommy Caldwell, Alex Honnold and Lynn Hill.

22.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Heart Route on El Capitan climbed free by Mason Earle and Brad Gobright

American climbers Mason Earle and Brad Gobright have made the first free ascent of The Heart Route, the big wall on El Capitan, Yosemite, first climbed by Chuck Kroger and Scott Davis in 1970.

18.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dean Potter and Graham Hunt die in Yosemite accident

On Saturday, 16/05/2015, the famous American climber Dean Potter and Graham Hunt lost their lives in a wingsuit accident in Yosemite Valley, USA.

04.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Yuji Hirayama climbing in Yosemite Valley

The video of Yuji Hirayama and his recent trip to Yosemite National Park, USA to climb and go bouldering.

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