18 - 19 November 2006
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Climbing solo-aiding the first pitch of 'The Nose' Nate on 'Pine Line' (5.7) The Nose
'Moby Dick' (5.10a) up the middle, 'Ahab' (5.10b) on the right Nate just past the lower crux of 'Moby Dick' Nate examining the upper part of the route
Nate starting the off-fist section Nate checking out 'Ahab' Nate working 'Ahab'
Late afternoon light on El Cap Even nicer lighting Looking down from the top of 'Jamcrack' (5.9), Sunnyside Bench
Nate near the crux Further up Late fall colors beneath Half Dome
Nate on his first aid climb, 'Church Bowl Tree' Deer Nate cleaning my aid pieces
Bear cub eyeing our packs Still there Cub after Nate scared it away
Mom and cub moving along Coming back Bear running past, medivac helicopter in the distance
Me on my first aid climb A little further up
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