See 11 Great #EscaladeQuebec Rock Photos

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Quebec has some of Canada’s best climbing, from single pitch lines at Val David to long routes at Cap Trinite. There’s weekend warrior 5.6s and expedition style mini big walls. If you have never […]


Schubert Sends Nearly 100 Rocklands Problems in Visit

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Jakob Schubert just spend 17 days in Rocklands, South Africa’s popular bouldering area, and sent nearly 100 routes during his visit. Time flies here in Rocklands, this amazing trip is coming to an end. […]


Summit or Plummet is New Steep Van Island Alpine

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

Summit or Plummet is the name of a new steep alpine route on Vancouver Island by Karsten Klawitter and Hunter Lee. The pair took to Victoria Peak on Aug. 10 to tackle their new […]


Second Ascent of Big 2003 1,000-metre Peru Mixed

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Navarro Iker Madoz, Marc Toralles and Roger Cararach have made the second ascent of a big mixed route on Jirishanca called Tambo, which was first climbed in 2003 by Didier Jourdain and Aymeric Clouet. […]


10 Top Summer 2017 Ontario Rock Shots

August 11th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Ontario has some of Canada’s best climbing areas, from the world-class limestone at Lion’s Head to the remote McCrae Lake granite. Below are 10 images, be sure to visit and follow the climbers and […]


Anchors Failing in Alpine, Bring a Hammer

August 11th, 2017 by Brandon Pullan | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Over the past few months, a number of anchors in the Canadian Rockies and American 14ers have failed, resulting in death and injury. Most reports have not detailed the type of anchors failing or […]


Climber Dies on Middle Sister Near Canmore

August 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | No Comments »

A climber in his 40s died on Wednesday evening after falling from an unknown height down the north face of the Middle Sister near Canmore. The climber was reportedly rappelling down a route on […]