A Note From the Road: Road Trip California - El Capitan - South Side Dr - Yosemite Valley, California

A climber's favorite

www.takethebackroads.com #Takethebackroads #adelliott
El Capitan - South Side Dr - Yosemite Valley CA - A.D. Elliott

So guess what today is Mom?

This is the anniversary of the first base jump off El Capitan.

Pelky and Schubert gave it a go this day in 1966.

It didn't go well, but they lived.

Of course, after that, jumping off El Capitan is verboten.

xoxo a.d.


Comments

Popular posts from this blog

New Routes to Mount Everest and Sunflowers - Macro Photography

Iguana, It's What's For Dinner and Coneflowers - Macro Photography

Mushrooms, Mushrooms, Everywhere - Boletus Tylopilus - Macro Photography