El Capitan comes to Google Maps

Thanks to Google Maps you can now join legendary rock climbers Lynn Hill, Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell on an ascent of this big wall route that has captured the imagination of climbers from around the world.

This short behind the scenes film gives some great insight into El Capitan, the climbers and the technology used to bring it to life and up close for us mere mortals. It’s epic, and will stir your soul as much as it stirs your stomach!

Explore El Capitan on Google Maps at: