Raw Footage of Honnold Soloing El Sendero Luminoso (5.12d)
On January 15, 2014, Alex Honnold pulled off what may be the hardest free-solo of all time. The route he chose to climb ropeless is the 1,750-foot El Sendero Luminoso (5.12d) in El Potrero Chico, Mexico. Honnold climbed the 15 pitches (11 of which of graded 5.12) in a little more than two hours.
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