Watch a Dagger Collapse on Mixed Climber in Switzerland

January 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Dagger Collapse on Mixed Climber in Switzerland

Watch a dagger collapse as Marcel Schenk transfers from the rock to ice on this mixed climb in Switerland. A video posted by Romano Salis (@romanosalis) on Jan 13, 2017 at 10:40am PST


Watch Will Mayo and Anna Pfaff Climb Classic Ouray Ice

January 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, International, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Will Mayo and Anna Pfaff Climb Classic Ouray Ice

Anna Pfaff and Will Mayo climbed The Talisman in lean conditions before the 2017 Ouray festival. The three-pitch classic line goes at WI6 M6.


Canadians Finish Strong at Ouray Mixed Comp

January 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadians Finish Strong at Ouray Mixed Comp

It was in 2012 that Ontario’s Nathan Kutcher took the Ouray Mixed Comp by storm with a big win. Five years later and he has finished with a strong second place for the Men. […]


15 #GrippedMagazine Photos from Stoked Climbers

January 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on 15 #GrippedMagazine Photos from Stoked Climbers

Instagram has become the leading social media for climbers to share their images. With nearly 18,000 #GrippedMagazine photos, scrolling through is always inspiring. Below are 15 from the past week. On the bounce back! […]


Silver Stag is New Vancouver Island Ice Route

January 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Silver Stag is New Vancouver Island Ice Route

Chris Jensen spotted a soggy wet crag in the Beaufort Range on Vancouver Island a few years ago, after the recent cold snap that hit Vancouver Island and much of the Pacific Northwest, he […]


Watch Minnesota Ice Climb Collapse on Tourists

January 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Minnesota Ice Climb Collapse on Tourists

Minnehaha Falls in Minnesota has been climbed in the past, but is currently closed to access. That doesn’t stop tourists from hiking around the base and behind the pillars. Watch this video of a […]


Strong Team Links Ultimate Everything Ice to Gondola Station

January 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Strong Team Links Ultimate Everything Ice to Gondola Station

The strong team of Tim Emmett, Luka Lindic and Marc-Andre Leclerc climbed the new ice/mixed variation up Ultimate Everything on The Chief. They then made their way to The Dream WI5 and topped out […]