Climbers and Pooping in the Mountains and Other Places

March 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Climbers and Pooping in the Mountains and Other Places

There is a lot of human waste where climbers play, in some places more than others. We all go number two, a lot. Some of us more than once a day and some less […]


The North Ridge of Mount Assiniboine

March 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The North Ridge of Mount Assiniboine

The North Ridge of Mount Assiniboine is one of the Rockies’ most classic moderate alpine outings. The first time anyone laid a foot on the North Ridge was during the descent after the first […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

March 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

It’s Easter Monday and a lot of climbers are either returning from long-weekend trips or looking for ways to burn off those big-dinner calories. If you have any rad indoor climbing videos, tag them […]


En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

The seventh annual En Vino Novellus took place in Canmore on March 24.  Six authors participated in the event, which paired books with wine. Three men and three women read from their new or […]


Dave MacLeod’s First Ascent of Scottish V13

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Dave MacLeod’s First Ascent of Scottish V13

Dave MacLeod on the first ascent of Gimme That Swing V13 on the Cameron Stone in Glen Nevis. MacLeod recently completed the new variation to a V12 arete on Cameron Stone. He used his […]


Legendary American Climber Glen Dawson Lives to 103

March 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Legendary American Climber Glen Dawson Lives to 103

American Glen Dawson was a leading climber in the 1930s and died on March 22 at the age of 103. Dawson led the way in the 1930s with a number of difficult ascents, including […]


Marc-Andre Leclerc in Short Film at Smoke Bluffs

March 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Marc-Andre Leclerc in Short Film at Smoke Bluffs

Watch Marc-Andre Leclerc in a short 2013 clip at the Smoke Bluffs in Squamish. Be sure to check out other clips by thedustiest.