Yosemite climbers make final push to top of El Capitan

World Jan 15, 2015

Yosemite climbers make final push to top of El Capitan

Two climbers trying to scale a sheer granite face of the 3,000-foot (900-meter) El Capitan rock formation in Yosemite National Park without climbing tools made a final push toward the summit on Wednesday, hoping to reach the top by late afternoon. Tommy Caldwell and Kevin ...

Yosemite climbers expect to reach top of El Capitan on Wednesday

World Jan 14, 2015

Yosemite climbers expect to reach top of El Capitan on Wednesday

Two climbers trying to become the first to scale a 3,000-foot (900-meter) face of the El Capitan rock formation in Yosemite National Park in California without bolts or climbing tools believe they will reach the top on Wednesday, representatives said. Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson, ...