Mount Everest Ascent Captured by Mammut Project360 with Stunning Images

May 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Four Nepalese mountain guides, Lakpa Sherpa and Pemba Rinji Sherpa and their supporters Kusang Sherpa and Ang Kaji Sherpa became the first men in the world to document the south route to the summit […]


Make May 2-4 a Climbing Weekend

May 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

The weekend before May 25 is Victoria Day, but is known to many Canadians as the May 2-4 weekend. While it is meant to be celebrated with fireworks, a case of 24 beers and […]


Watch ‘A Story of Bouldering in Indian Creek’

May 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

In winter/spring of 2016, Nathaniel Davison had the chance to visit Indian Creek along with his climbing partners Wes Walker, Connor Griffith and Carlo Traversi. The Creek is known for its splitter sandstone cracks, […]


Isabelle Faus Sends New V13 in Rocky Mountain National Park

May 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Isabelle Faus became the fifth female boulderer to send V14 with her 2015 send of Fred Nicole’s Amandla in Rocklands, which was also the first female ascent of the route. Previous to that, the […]


Watch Film about Riders on the Storm: Big Patagonia Route that Almost Went Free

May 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

On February 6, top free climbers Ines Papert and Mayan Smith-Gobat summited Torres Central, in Torres del Paine National Park in Chile. They climbed the big east face. 25 years after the first ascent, […]


Alberta’s Andrew Funk and Matt Hendsbee Send in Joe’s Valley

May 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Andrew Funk and Matt Hendsbee are celebrated comp climbers from Alberta who have been putting their skills to work in Joe’s Valley over the past week. The biggest crux of the trip was the weather, […]


Emily Harrington on Training and Mountain Life

May 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Emily Harrington lives and trains to become the best all around mountain athlete she can at her home in Tahoe, California. With some help from her friends, she keeps her routines diverse and fun […]