Tom Frost

American mountain climber
Tom Frost during the second ascent of The Nose route on El Capitan in 1961.

Tom Frost (c. 1937 – August 24, 2018) was an American rock climber. He was known for big wall climbing first ascents in Yosemite Valley. He was also a photographer and climbing equipment maker.

Frost died on August 24, 2018 at the age of 80.[1]


  1. Hobley, Nicholas (2018-08-25). "Tom Frost, farewell to Yosemite Golden Age climbing legend". Retrieved 2018-08-25.

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