American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

El Capitan, Wall of the Morning Light

California, Yosemite

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Author: Don Lauria
  • Climb Year: N/A
  • Publication Year: 1971

On February 4, 1971, Royal Robbins and I completed the second ascent of the Wall of the Morning Light. Short days, cold nights, and hot tea characterized the six-day ascent. (The Editor calls attention to this most remarkable ascent so modestly summarized by the Assistant Editor for California.)

Don Lauria

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