Tommy Caldwell, left, and Kevin Jorgeson, with El Capitan in the background, reached the top of the granite monolith Wednesday afternoon after 19 days of free-climbing the Dawn Wall. They reached a height of about 3,000 feet above Yosemite Valley in their never-before-attempted feat.
Tommy Caldwell, left, and Kevin Jorgeson, with El Capitan in the background, reached the top of the granite monolith Wednesday afternoon after 19 days of free-climbing the Dawn Wall. They reached a height of about 3,000 feet above Yosemite Valley in their never-before-attempted feat. Eric Paul Zamora The Fresno Bee
Tommy Caldwell, left, and Kevin Jorgeson, with El Capitan in the background, reached the top of the granite monolith Wednesday afternoon after 19 days of free-climbing the Dawn Wall. They reached a height of about 3,000 feet above Yosemite Valley in their never-before-attempted feat. Eric Paul Zamora The Fresno Bee

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