Gripped Magazine

October 5, 2012

A Mixed Bag of Nuts – Canada’s Top Mixed Routes

Collaborating with Slawinski, Gadd, and Owens and a group of Canadian Rockies adventure seekers, I created a top-10 mixed climbing route list. This list was put together to give some sort of direction; a guide to where you might find a climb that will leave you with shivers up
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The Okanagan’s Bouldering Boom

Currently, the Okanagan boasts at least 10 bouldering areas with over 1000 established problems. The rock varies from Tuolumne-style, knobby granite to RMNP-esque boulder fields filled with ridiculously featured Monashee gneiss. Settings range from lakeside escapes to higher
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Headlamps. Bright Lights for Dark Nights.

This season's newest headlamps offer brighter beams and longer burn times - perfect for climbers getting an alpine start or preparing dinner after a long day of cragging.
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Cool Weather Climbing Clothing

Some climbing clothing options for the upcoming fall and winter season.
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Nova Scotia’s Boulderfest

Check out this cool video highlighting the phenomenal bouldering in Nova Scotia.
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