All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘yosemite climber falls’

Yosemite Climber Falls Over 30 Feet

A 26-year-old rock climber from Palo Alto, California fell over 30 feet while climbing a large rock face in the Yosemite National Park on Sunday. The rock climber’s name has not been released, but officials say that he suffered severe injuries and had to be rescued by helicopter. The fall could have been much worse, but the man landed on …

Read More

Yosemite Climber Falls, Lands On Rock Bench

A man who was climbing Higher Cathedral Spire at Yosemite National Park on Sunday fell 30 feet, sustaining major injuries. The 26-year old climber, who hasn’t been identified, survived the fall but had to be taken out of the park by helicopter after landing on a rock bench. His position–with three other climbers–made it difficult for rescuers to bring the …

Read More