Monster New Newfoundland Ice Route is Dreamline WI6+

February 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, Ice, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Monster New Newfoundland Ice Route is Dreamline WI6+

Will Mayo, Anna Pfaff and Joe Terravecchia have made the first ascent of a spray ice line right of the big waterfall in Newfoundland known as Pissing Mare Falls. The 400-metre route forms with […]


Scottish Crusher Greg Boswell Featured in Short Film

February 19th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Scottish Crusher Greg Boswell Featured in Short Film

Greg Boswell is one of the strongest U.K. mixed and ice climbers who has sent a number of test-piece routes in Canada. Watch this short profile on Boswell filmed this winter.


Top Climbers Head to Newfoundland for Ice

February 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Climbers Head to Newfoundland for Ice

Ice climbing season is creeping into it’s fifth month in some part of Canada, which means climbers are in top winter climbing shape. This week, Jon Walsh, Michelle Kadatz, Will Mayo and Anna Pfaff […]


Tim Emmett Climbs New Ice Above Lake Superior

February 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Tim Emmett Climbs New Ice Above Lake Superior

Lake Superior has big walls along its shore and Tim Emmett climbed a new steep ice line on on one of them in Michigan. He called his new route On the Rocks WI6X and […]


Watch Highlights of Ice Climbing World Cup Action

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights of Ice Climbing World Cup Action

Watch some of the best moments from the final two events of the UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup.


Six Ice Climbers Die in Europe from Collapsing Ice

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Six Ice Climbers Die in Europe from Collapsing Ice

Six ice climbers were killed on Thursday in separate incidents in Italy and France after ice collapsed from above or around them. Authorities said the sun and a sudden rise in temperatures are blamed […]


12 Rad February Ice Climbing Photos from Canada

February 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on 12 Rad February Ice Climbing Photos from Canada

The cold weather has held on in most of Canada and climbers continue to top-out classics and climb new routes. The Pacific and Atlantic coasts have had exceptionally cold weather. Chamonix mountain guide Jeff […]