Ascent of El Capitan in 1995-09

Climber: Jacek Czyz

Others in Party:Barbara Olesiewicz-Shelonzek
Date:September, 1995
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Airplane
Peak:El Capitan
    Elevation:7569 ft / 2307 m

Ascent Trip Report

My partner, Barbara Olesiewicz-Shelonzek was the first Polish women who climb the wall of the El Capitan. The Shield + 10 first pitches of The Muir Wall to Mammoth Terraces.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4300 ft / 1311 m
    Grade/Class:VI 5.9+ A2+
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Rock Climb, Aid Climb
    Gear Used:
Rope, Tent Camp, Bivouac
    Nights Spent:4 nights away from roads
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4300 ft / 1311 m
    Extra Loss:1300 ft / 396 m
    Route:The Shield
    Trailhead:4569 ft / 1392 m
    Time Up:8 Days 
Descent Statistics
    Route:East Ledges
    Time Down:5 Hours 

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