Emily Harrington Becomes the First Woman to Free Climb ‘Golden Gate’ on El Capitan in One Day

Climbing media outlets worldwide are reporting this week that Emily Harrington, the 34-year-old professional climber out of Tahoe City, CA, has free-climbed Golden Gate on El Capitan in fewer than 24 hours. Her ascent marks the fourth time a woman has free-climbed El Cap in a day, starting with Lynn Hill on the Nose in … Continue reading Emily Harrington Becomes the First Woman to Free Climb ‘Golden Gate’ on El Capitan in One Day