New Hard Four-Pitch at Gros Bonnett in Quebec

September 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on New Hard Four-Pitch at Gros Bonnett in Quebec

It has been reported on EscaladeClimbing.com that Jeff Beaulieu has made the first free ascent of L’Examen de Rattrapage, a new four pitch climb at Gros Bonnet. A number of climbers helped to clean and […]


Paul Denzler Sends New Nova Scotia V11

September 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, East, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Paul Denzler Sends New Nova Scotia V11

Paul Denzler is the head route setter for Seven Bays Bouldering in Nova Scotia. This Labour Day weekend, he visited the popular Dover Island and established a new V11. On his social media, he […]


Lion’s Head Above the Clouds 5.13 Gets Second Ascent

September 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Lion’s Head Above the Clouds 5.13 Gets Second Ascent

Ontario’s Leslie Timms has reported about the second ascent of her Lion’s Head route Above the Clouds. “It just got its second ascent/first male ascent,” said Timms. “It’s been attempted by a few folks […]


New New Brunswick 5.12 is Dinah Moe Humm

August 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on New New Brunswick 5.12 is Dinah Moe Humm

The strong duo of Peter and John Adamson have sent a new 5.12b at Cochrane Lane in Welsford, New Brunswick. On social media, Peter wrote, “Climb Check Your Prostate until the point where it […]


Lucas Uchida Flashes Lion’s Head 5.13c

August 10th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Lucas Uchida Flashes Lion’s Head 5.13c

Lucas Uchida is a top Ontario climber who visited Lion’s Head this past weekend. Mike Penney, local climber and photographer, encouraged Uchida to wear a pink shirt for his flash attempt of Maxi Piesta […]


New 5.13 at New Brunswick’s Utopia Crag

August 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on New 5.13 at New Brunswick’s Utopia Crag

New Brunswick has a number of good climbing areas that are often made of solid granite. Utopia is the province’s newest sport crag with around 30 bolted routes up to 30 metres. Jon Adamson […]


Newfoundland’s Flatrock Climbing in Drone Video

July 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Newfoundland’s Flatrock Climbing in Drone Video

Flat Rock is a great rock climbing area about 20 minutes from St. John’s in Newfoundland. The are has the highest concentration of routes in Newfoundland with over 100 sport and trad climbs on […]