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Third Hand Friction Hitch – Staying Alive While Climbing with Beth Rodden

Author(s): Yosemite Conservancy
Video Release Date: April 13, 2022
Video Source: YouTube

Climbers are dying in Yosemite National Park at a rate of two per year on average — from preventable mistakes. Learn some “pro tips” from professional climbers Emily Harrington, Beth Rodden, and Tommy Caldwell and improve your chances of staying alive while climbing. Brought to you by the Yosemite Conservancy in partnership with Yosemite National Park and Louder Than 11. For more information please visit: www.yosemite.org/climbing

Watch an audio described version of this video here: https://youtu.be/Y7YURV0zIcw

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