Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell on Wednesday completed what’s considered to be the hardest route up Yosemite’s El Capitan using only their hands and feet. A spokeswoman for the duo said the duo planned to spend the rest of the day with family before addressing the news media on Thursday.
It is both easier and more dangerous than you think.
16-year-old Justin Casquejo was arrested after he snuck past guards and construction workers to climb up to the tip of the spire on the Freedom Tower.
Besides rock climbing. That’s a given.
If you get vertigo easily, you’ll love this video.
I am awed by this snake’s ability to defy gravity. Because really, how else can you explain how a limbless creature is able to climb a vertical face? I guess if you don’t like snakes, you’ll probably want to double check your weather stripping after watching this.
File this under “Stupid But Bad-Ass”. Ueli Steck scaled a 4,000-ft high rock face on Mont Blanc, Europe’s tallest peak, without the aid of ropes or a harness. The only equipment he used was a pair of pickaxes and crampons, the metal spikes climbers attach to their shoes.
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I thought I told you, we can’t be contained by a mere wall?
First a woman loses her footing and nearly comes tumbling down but is stopped by a boulder. Then the boulder comes loose and nearly takes out the cameraman.
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