Montreal Alpine Club and the Keene Farm

August 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles | Comments Off on Montreal Alpine Club and the Keene Farm

The Keene Farm is run by the Montreal Alpine Club (the holding name of the Alpine Club of Canada) and stands in the High Peaks Region of the Adirondack Mountains in New York State. […]


Watch Larcher and Zangerl Send El Cap’s Zodiac 5.13d

August 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Larcher and Zangerl Send El Cap’s Zodiac 5.13d

This past November, Barbara “Babsi” Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher went to battle on one of El Cap’s most formidable free routes. Pitch 13. The last beauty of the white circle, right after the "Nipple". […]


Jasper Gets New Eight-Pitch 5.10a on Ashlar Ridge

August 2nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes | Comments Off on Jasper Gets New Eight-Pitch 5.10a on Ashlar Ridge

Ashlar Ridge near the town of Jasper in Alberta has more good rock than many people realize and a few Edmonton climbers are starting to explore it. Thanks to the hard work of some […]


13 Top Toronto Area Climbing Gyms to Visit

August 2nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on 13 Top Toronto Area Climbing Gyms to Visit

While there are many outdoor climbing areas to visit on the weekends around Toronto, finding a place to pull down during the week would be hard without the many quality climbing gyms. Below are […]


Western Canada Wild Fires Affecting Summer Climbing

August 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Western Canada Wild Fires Affecting Summer Climbing

The wild fires in Western Canada have been raging for over a month and many climbers are feeling the burn. The first are burning throughout B.C. and into Alberta and the smoke is making […]


Laura Rogora Sends Biographie 5.14c in France

August 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Laura Rogora Sends Biographie 5.14c in France

Italian crusher Laura Rogora has sent the original Biographie 5.14c at Ceuse in France after a handful of attempts. She is currently working on the upper 5.15a section, the full route is known as […]


Webb and Condie Win Psicocomp 2017

August 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Webb and Condie Win Psicocomp 2017

The 2017 Psicocomp took place at Park City in Utah on during the Outdoor Retailer trade show. Hundreds of people made it to the Olympic training center to watch some of the world’s best […]