United States California El Capitan

El Capitan

A towering vertical rock formation located in Yosemite National Park, renowned for its challenging cliffs that attract climbers from around the globe.

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Most people pick Half Dome, but in-the-know climbers look to El Capitan. A massive sheer face of granite that looms above Yosemite National Park, you might have heard of it from the hit films The Dawn Wall and Free Solo.

jrfrancis 2 years ago

Considered the most celebrated slab of granite on Earth (if you don't know what I mean, go watch Free Solo), El Capitan is an unmistakable landmark in the mighty Yosemite National Park.

chiefseeker 3 years ago

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