Gripped Magazine

December 31, 2013

New Island Alpine on Big Den

New Route on Big Den, Strathcona, Vancouver Island, December, 2013 Nic Manders, Garner Bergeron, Philip Stone and Josh Overdijk have made the first ascent of Mia Couloir, IV, WI4, 700 m, on the north east face of Big Den, 1,774 m. The approach to camp took eight hours, the route
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Compressor Route, British Free Attempt

Team heads to Patagonia to attempt Compressor Route. Two years ago, Cerro Torre had the world’s attention when two climbing teams made important ascents of separate routes. Jason Kruk and Hayden Kennedy climbed a new route on Cerro Torre’s Southeast Ridge, on their
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The Snowbird Glacier and its Winter Routes

Mount Patterson, 3,197 m, is part of the Waputik Range in Alberta.  Mount Patterson towers almost 1,500 metres above the Icefields Parkway. Between the bulk of the peak and a high outlier to the northwest, there is a smoothly contoured line of moraine which was left following the
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Video: 100 Days, Climbing Around the States

Joe’s Valley, Hueco Tanks and Red River Gorge. 100 DAYS EPISODE 3 from Cold House Media on Vimeo.
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Video: Stolby Rocks Aid Climbing

Cold rock, fun aid! AID climbing school on “Stolby” rocks / Школа ИТО на Столбах from Marina Popova on Vimeo.
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