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El Capitan  California   #13012
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Sierra Nevada Range

Height: 2307 m -> 7569 feet
Prominence?: 12 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Hoffmann (16.8 km away, at bearing 42 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Hoffmann (16.8 km away)

Location:   37.73433,-119.63766     37:44:04, -119:38:16   11S 267566 4179615 (52 km SW of Lee Vining).   AreaCode: DL79/HG33
El Capitan - Southwest Face
El Capitan is not really a mountain but rather a dramatic rock wall on the north edge of Yosemite Valley. Many classic big wall routes have been put up on El Capitan, and it remains the worlds premier big wall destination. Several well-maintained trails lead to the summit via the plateau north of the mountain.

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10 El Capitan - Southwest Face Fred Touche
5 Looking Northeast in Yosemite Valley Kevin Altheim
3 El Capitan Serguei Okountsev