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Day 1 - leading Pot Belly (5.7), Knob Hill. <br /> <br />Photo by Sandra
Day 1 - leading Pot Belly (5.7), Knob Hill.

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Day 1 - Lower Merced Valley and Elephant rock from Knob Hill.
Day 1 - Lower Merced Valley and Elephant rock from...
Day 1 - Sandra amidst the knobs of Sloth Wall (5.7), Knob Hill.
Day 1 - Sandra amidst the knobs of Sloth Wall (5.7...
Day 1 - Half Dome, late afternoon.
Day 1 - Half Dome, late afternoon.
Day 2 - Upper Yosemite Falls and the Lost Arrow Spire, morning from the village.
Day 2 - Upper Yosemite Falls and the Lost Arrow Sp...
Day 2 - Sandra on the crux of After Seven (5.8), the Manure Pile.
Day 2 - Sandra on the crux of After Seven (5.8), t...
Day 2 - Joe finishing After Seven (5.8).
Day 2 - Joe finishing After Seven (5.8).
Day 2 - Water blowing high on American Wall, from the Manure Pile.
Day 2 - Water blowing high on American Wall, from ...
Day 2 - Joe, with Sentinel Rock in the background.
Day 2 - Joe, with Sentinel Rock in the background.
Day 2 - Clouds Rest and North Dome, from the Manure Pile.
Day 2 - Clouds Rest and North Dome, from the Manur...
Day 2 - El Cap glowing in the afternoon sun.
Day 2 - El Cap glowing in the afternoon sun.
Day 2 - Me (with Half Dome), hamming it up on top of the Manure Pile. <br /> <br />Photo by Joe V.
Day 2 - Me (with Half Dome), hamming it up on top ...
Day 2 - Cathedral Rocks in the afternoon sun, from atop the Manure Pile.
Day 2 - Cathedral Rocks in the afternoon sun, from...
Day 2 - Joe, starting the descent from the Manure Pile.
Day 2 - Joe, starting the descent from the Manure ...
Day 3 - Half Dome.
Day 3 - Half Dome.
Day 3 - Royal Arches, Washington Column, North Dome.
Day 3 - Royal Arches, Washington Column, North Dom...
Day 3 - Me chillin' at the base of the Apron, Little Yosemite Valley behind. <br /> <br />Photo by Joe V.
Day 3 - Me chillin' at the base of the Apron, Litt...
Day 3 - Me in front of Cascade Falls. <br /> <br />Photo by Joe V.
Day 3 - Me in front of Cascade Falls.

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Day 4 - El Capitan in the morning light.
Day 4 - El Capitan in the morning light.
Day 4 - Morning, Ribbon Falls.
Day 4 - Morning, Ribbon Falls.
Day 4 - Morning, Glacier Point from the trail.
Day 4 - Morning, Glacier Point from the trail.
Day 4 - Sandra leading P1 of the Grack - Center (5.6), Glacier Point Apron.
Day 4 - Sandra leading P1 of the Grack - Center (5...
Day 4 - Yeehaw Jerry!  Top of the Grack, Glacier Point Apron.
Day 4 - Yeehaw Jerry! Top of the Grack, Glacier P...
Day 4 - Sandra and Jerry starting the first simul-rap, Glacier Point Apron.
Day 4 - Sandra and Jerry starting the first simul-...
Day 4 - Joe chillin' - top of the Grack, Glacier Point Apron.
Day 4 - Joe chillin' - top of the Grack, Glacier P...
Day 4 - Looking back up the Apron, midday.
Day 4 - Looking back up the Apron, midday.
Day 4 - Half Dome zoomed.
Day 4 - Half Dome zoomed.
Day 4 - Upper Yosemite Falls, afternoon.
Day 4 - Upper Yosemite Falls, afternoon.
Day 4 - Rocky posing near Lower Yosemite Falls.
Day 4 - Rocky posing near Lower Yosemite Falls.
Day 4 - El Capitan from the meadow, Salathe Wall in the afternoon sun.
Day 4 - El Capitan from the meadow, Salathe Wall i...
Day 4 - Lower Cathedral Rock from El Cap Meadow.
Day 4 - Lower Cathedral Rock from El Cap Meadow.
Day 4 - 3200' of spectacular granite.
Day 4 - 3200' of spectacular granite.
Day 4 - El Cap, close-up of the dihedrals.
Day 4 - El Cap, close-up of the dihedrals.
Day 4 - The famous Nose of El Cap.
Day 4 - The famous Nose of El Cap.
Day 4 - Middle Cathedral Rock in the late afternoon sun.
Day 4 - Middle Cathedral Rock in the late afternoo...
Day 4 - Day's end, looking back up the Merced to Bridalveil Falls.
Day 4 - Day's end, looking back up the Merced to B...
Day 5 - Morning, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan and Half Dome.
Day 5 - Morning, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan and H...
Day 5 - On the crux of Just for Starters (5.10a), Knob Hill. <br /> <br />Photo by Sandra
Day 5 - On the crux of Just for Starters (5.10a), ...
Day 5 - Onto the fun and easy sea of knobs... <br /> <br />Photo by Sandra
Day 5 - Onto the fun and easy sea of knobs...

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Day 6 - Sandra leading P1 of After Six (5.6).  A lot more committing than the grade would suggest!
Day 6 - Sandra leading P1 of After Six (5.6). A l...
Day 6 - About as good a rest as you'll ever find on a climb!  Sandra on lead.
Day 6 - About as good a rest as you'll ever find o...
Day 6 - Sandra working the dihedral, high on the first pitch of After Six (5.6).
Day 6 - Sandra working the dihedral, high on the f...
Day 6 - Sandra and Jerry on the huge optional belay ledge for P1 of After Six (5.6).
Day 6 - Sandra and Jerry on the huge optional bela...
Day 6 - Clouds Rest.
Day 6 - Clouds Rest.
Day 6 - Man, it's hard to go home.  End of the last day, Yosemite Valley bathed in the late afternoon glow, from Inspiration Point. <br /> <br />Photo by Joe V.
Day 6 - Man, it's hard to go home. End of the las...