Alex Honnold’s Mum Is The Oldest Woman To Climb El Capitan

Dierdre Wolownich, Alex Honnold's mom, discusses climbing El Cap at 66 with her son.


Being Alex Honnold’s mom isn’t easy. We met Dierdre Wolownich at the Kendal Mountain Festival where she was giving talks about her new book The Sharp End Of Life. From discovering climbing, climbing El Cap at 66 and being the mother of one of the world’s most famous climbers the book covers a range of subjects. 



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