Banishing the fear that lurks Author's Note: This trip report is long, with lots of text and photos. Hopefully it will help fuel the dreams of some other new climbers, just as the many trip reports I have... by aliebling
Jun 10, 2016
Lurking Fear solo - My first time up the Captain Seems like everyone’s in the Valley right now, which made me both jealous and psyched. Which led to finally managing to write up my trip report from last year. Better late tha... by Jane Gallwey
First Big Wall: El Cap, Lurking Fear My Complete Blog Post
Day 2: Monday, Sep 24, 2012
A bit before noon we headed over to El Cap Meadow for lunch and to stare at El Cap. Becca, Wizard and I split u... by Vanishing Spy
Jan 15, 2015
Lurking Fear The Fun Way!!! Fun was the name of the game on this trip! We were hoping to climb the salethe wall, so on friday we climbed freeblast thinking we would haul to mammoth and blast the next day... by whitemeat
Nov 17, 2014
Furking Lear Wes Goulding and I Furked up the Lear during an October scorch. We weren't fast but we enjoyed our perch. Here is link to the video documentary on You Tube. The original tr... by wallgumby
Oct 16, 2014
El Capitan- Winter Ascent of Lurking Fear Granite walls of El Capitan make a huge impression on any tourist visiting Yosemite. On my first trip to Yosemite Valley in the fall of 2010, as an aspiring mountaineer I was ... by Vitaliy M.
Two gumbies crawl up Lurking Fear (Oct. 2012) After many years of wanting to climb the Big Stone, my friend Scott and I finally ticked off our first El Cap route, Lurking Fear:
In October 2010, we made an attem... by jfailing
Oct 22, 2012
Lurking Fear -El Capitan Lea and I climbed Lurking Fear on El Capitan September 21 to September 26 2012. It was a fun route. Check out the report.
http://jspencerv.blogspot.com/2012/09/l... by JSpencerV
Sep 30, 2012
Lurking Fear TR Just a few pics of a trip up Lurking Fear last fall.
Juli leading the 2nd pitch.
Juli leading the 13th pitch.
Juli on Thanksgiving Ledge 1 hour after accidentally ... by Rudyj2
May 25, 2012
Lurking Fear in a day More photos in my blog.
The first winter storm normally hits the valley sometime around October, this year it happened on the 5th. With snow on Half Dome there wouldn't be a... by Andyfin
Oct 31, 2011
Suffering alone in the vertical desert After reading Andy Kirkpatricks book 'Psychovertical' i decided that maybe i could also solo El Cap. He had soloed one of the hardest routes up there, so surely i could do the... by Neil Chelton