04/24/2011 09:37 am ET Updated Jun 24, 2011

Jimmy Chin, Extreme Mountaineer, Climbs Yosemite, And Lives To Tell The Tale (PHOTOS)

Jimmy Chin, a widely known for climber and photographer, recently spent 60 days in Yosemite, chronicling the the culture and cutting edge nature of climbing in the national park.

In his time there, he found a new generation of superclimbers who push the limits--ascending 1,500 feet above the valley unassisted.

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