Se­lected El Cap Free Time­line

Gripped - - THE ROUTE -


2009: Ueli Steck nearly on­sights Golden Gate, fall­ing on a wet 5.11 move.

2010: Leo Hould­ing and Jason Pickles es­tab­lish The Prophet 5.14ax.

2012: Hazel Find­lay and James Mchaffie make the sec­ond free as­cent of the Pre­muir; she is the first fe­male to send it.

2014: Pete Whit­taker flashes Freerider.

2015: Tommy Cald­well and Kevin Jorge­son free the Dawn Wall 5.14d.

2016: Adam On­dra re­peats the Dawn Wall in eight days. Pete Whit­taker rope-so­los Freerider free in a day.

2017: Alex Hon­nold free-so­los Freerider

5.13 in 3:56:00. Rob Miller and Roby Ru­dolf es­tab­lish The Di­rect

Line 5.13+ near The Nose. Babsi Zangerl and Ja­copo Larcher make the sec­ond free as­cent of Magic Mush­room 5.14a.

2018: Keita Ku­rakami and Con­nor Her­son free The Nose. Son­nie Trot­ter adds vari­a­tion to El Nino called Pineap­ple Ex­press 5.13b/c.

2019: Babsi Zangerl, Ja­copo Larcher and

Seb Berthe all free The Nose. Tommy Cald­well and Alex Hon­nold open a new 5.13 up El Cap, but have yet to name it.

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