New Patagonia Down Sleeping Bag is 45 Years in Making

March 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Mountain, News, Outdoor | Comments Off on New Patagonia Down Sleeping Bag is 45 Years in Making

Patagonia’s new 850 Down Sleeping Bag is inspired by the bag Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard built for himself 45 years ago—a simple mummy-style bag with overstuffed channels and a center-front zipper that let him […]


Arc’teryx Short Film and Spring/Summer 2017 Line

February 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on Arc’teryx Short Film and Spring/Summer 2017 Line

Arc’teryx is a leading apparel company based in Vancouver. They have lots of great new gear, including the Beta SL Hybrid Jacket, new Bora AR packs and plenty of new light clothing for the […]


Watch a Tour of Cedar Wright’s Gear Garage

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Tour of Cedar Wright’s Gear Garage

Top American climber Cedar Wright has amassed a serious collection of gear over the years, from climbing to paragliding and cycling. Check out this short clip of Wright in his trusty gear garage in […]


The New 2017 Climbing Shoe Lineup

January 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear | Comments Off on The New 2017 Climbing Shoe Lineup

Get the inside scoop from Weigh My Rack on all of the new climbing shoes coming in 2017 from Boreal, Butora, ClimbX, Cypher, Evolv, Five Ten, La Sportiva, Lowa, Mad Rock, Red Chili, Scarpa […]


The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

January 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Events, Events, Gear, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

The Arc´teryx Alpine Academy is returning to Chamonix this year from June 29 to July 2. This is the sixth edition of the popular event that will unite 400 alpine enthusiasts, mountain guides and […]


New Ice/Mixed Tool Training Grip is the Duck Ring

January 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware | Comments Off on New Ice/Mixed Tool Training Grip is the Duck Ring

Tired of being kicked out of the gym for training with your ice tools? With the increased popularity of books discussing training for winter climbing, Duck Rings created by Tindeq are a good alternative […]


Climbing Gear from Winter Outdoor Retailer 2017

January 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Hardware, Mountain, News, Profiles, Ropes | Comments Off on Climbing Gear from Winter Outdoor Retailer 2017

Every year, industry members and athletes head to Salt Lake City to take part in the Outdoor Retailer. Below is just some of the gear announced for 2017. Be sure to pick up the […]