Most of our favorite climbing videos are on the Alpine Institute YouTube channel. But a few aren’t on YouTube–or we just want to share them directly–so we’ll showcase them here.
Two Nineteen Forty Four
This short film shows every move on the fastest ascent of The Nose Route on El Capitan in Yosemite. This is perhaps THE iconic rock climb in the world, normally climbed in 3 or 4 days, but in this case it was 2:19:44 hours (speeded up to fit in a 7-minute video).