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Area: Yosemite National Park   

State: California    Elevation: 7,569 ft

Lat: 37.7340927*   Long: -119.6376671*

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El Capitan

Spot Comments:

  • Many years ago I had the pleasure of climbing several routes at the base of El Cap. It was pretty overwhelming looking up at 3000 feet of gorgeous granite... while climbing it.

  • Posted by Steve Scearce on Jan-06-2010

  • Be prepared to be overwhelmed by this awesome monolith. I cannot drive into the park without stopping and laying in the meadow and taking it all in. It never gets old. The most beautiful place on Earth? Quite possibly.

  • Posted by SunMan on Jan-08-2010

  • You don't have to be a climber to be in awe of The Captain! Whip out your binoculars and marvel at the wall rats working those routes in the summer.

  • Posted by rich on Feb-21-2010

  • El Cap is one of the reasons to visit Yosemite.

  • Posted by Dughlas Stiubhart on Mar-18-2010

  • The classic hunch of granite, the classic.

  • Posted by ski3pin on Nov-14-2011

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