Thunderbolt Ridge: The Unofficial Sequel to Free Solo

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Filmmaker Jack Cramer writes: “Thunderbolt Ridge is the inspiring story of one man’s journey to battle adversity and conquer the impossible. Actually, it’s just proof of the stupidity that results when a pandemic shuts down Yosemite National Park, and the search and rescue team is left with way too much free time. Stay safe out there! And always tip your rescuers!”

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