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Climbing El Capitan in Yosemite
By Martin McGarrigle
19, Jan 2015 - 09:43

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Yosemite has redwoods. This one wide enough to drive a car through


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Root of a fallen redwood


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A spectacular enclosed valley


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Among the redwoods


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Yosemite has some spectacular waterfalls.


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And wildlife including bears and deer.


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You are warned not to go to near the base of the waterfall as rockfalls are common with a number of fatalities over the years.


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Beautiful wild rivers through the valley.


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Zooming in we spotted these climbers on the side of El Capitan.


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El Capitan 900 m tall.


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Climbers take days to scale the sheer face, sleeping on narrow ledges.


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It's sheer and vertical. Some feat by the two climbers who made it free climbing - Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell are the first climbers to do so without aids, except for harnesses and ropes to prevent deadly falls.



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