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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.

02.02.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dawn Wall orbital panorama with Tommy Caldwell

An orbital panorama view of one of the crux pitches of Dawn Wall, climbed free by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA

19.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Warren Harding and Dean Caldwell and The Wall of Early Morning Light on El Capitan

Archive footage of Warren Harding and Dean Caldwell topping out on El Capitan, Yosemite, after the first ascent in 1970 of Dawn Wall, aka The Wall of Early Morning Light.

15.01.2015 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson free climb the Dawn Wall on El Capitan

On 14 January 2015, after 19 days on the wall and years of efforts, American climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson completed the historic first free ascent of Dawn Wall on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA. Almost 1000m high and with two pitches graded 5.14d (9a), this is probably the hardest big wall in the world.

12.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Nose Speed, the video of Mayan Smith-Gobat and Libby Sauter racing up El Capitan

The video of Mayan Smith-Gobat and Libby Sauter and the record speed ascent of The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, USA, in 4:43 set in October 2014.

11.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dawn Wall frenzy reaches fever pitch as Caldwell and Jorgeson climb to new heights on El Capitan

Both Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson have reached new personal high points during their endeavour to free climb in a single, ground-up push the Dawn Wall project on El Capitan, Yosemite.

07.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell climbs last crux pitch at half-height on Dawn Wall

Breaking news from Yosemite: America’s Tommy Caldwell has just managed to redpoint the final 5.14 pitch, half-way up Dawn Wall, El Capitan, USA.

05.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dawn Wall Push: Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson reach new highpoint in Yosemite

Huge progress has been made by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson on their ground-up attempt to free the Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite.

31.12.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson start Dawn Wall push

American climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are currently on making their ground-up attempt to free Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite.

01.12.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold and Josh McCoy repeat the Muir Wall in Yosemite

American climber Alex Honnold, together with Josh McCoy, has free climbed the Muir Wall (5.13b/c) and PreMuir (5.13c/d) El Capitan, Yosemite.

21.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lynn Hill and the video of The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite

The video of Lynn Hill climbing The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite with footage of her historic one-day ascent in 1994.

19.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell climbs crux pitch on Dawn Wall in Yosemite

After 6 years of efforts and intense climbing yesterday Tommy Caldwell, together with Kevin Jorgeson, made an important breakthrough in their attempt to free Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, freeing what it is considered to be the crux pitch of the route.

07.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jorg Verhoeven repeats The Nose, Yosemite

Dutch climber Jorg Verhoeven has successfully repeated The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, USA.

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