Watch Joe Skopic Send Funky 5.13 in Ontario

July 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch Joe Skopec send Pilgrim, a classic 5.13b originally done by Zach Treanor at Cape Croker in Ontario. As videographer Tyler Palubiski noted, “The crux is a boulder problem involving a very bad side […]


New Big Alpine Route on Mount Proteus in Selkirks

July 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

Alex Geary and Madeleine Martin-Preney climbed a new 500-metre route on the south face of Mount Proteus in the Selkirks they dubbed The B-Team, which goes at TD- 5.10a on July 19. To approach, […]


New 17-Pitch Route on Heart Mountain in Rockies

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Heart Mountain is one of the Canadian Rockies most popular peaks. There is a casual hike to the top, Heart Canyon to the west has dozens of quality routes and on the east face […]


Watch Hans Montenegro Send Black Magic V12/13

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | No Comments »

Watch Hans Montenegro send Black Magic V13 in Squamish’s Apron Boulders. Originally graded V12, the overall consensus seems to put the grade closer to V13.


15 Top #GrippedMagazine Photos for July 2017

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles | No Comments »

Photos are a powerful way to share your story and everyday we get dozens of tagged and hash-tagged photos to the Gripped Instagram account or to #GrippedMagazine. Below are just 15 of the many […]


Alex Megos Repeats New V15 in Rocklands

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Alex Megos continues his impressive year of first ascents and hard repeats with the second ascent of Nalle Hukkataival’s new V15 in Rocklands. The route is called The Finnish Line and was established a […]


Sonnie Trotter Links Shining on Louis into 5.14

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Sonnie Trotter has linked the hardest pitches on The Shining on the east face of Mount Louis into 5.14a. The Shining (Uncut) on the Diamond Face is 13 pitches and tops out at 2,682 […]