Help Support Bon Echo Hut Renovations

November 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Help Support Bon Echo Hut Renovations

Bon Echo Provincial Park is one of Southern Ontario’s only multi-pitch trad climbing destinations. The Alpine Club of Canada (ACC) Toronto Sectionmaintains a hut on an incredible piece of land just outside the park […]


Watch Read Macadam and Tim Emmett Send The Path 5.14R

November 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Read Macadam and Tim Emmett Send The Path 5.14R

Read Macadam produced this short film earlier this year after he and Tim Emmett sent The Path 5.14R on the same day. The film premiered at the Canmore Climbing Festival in August. The Path […]


Adam Ondra to Top Dawn Wall with Free/Aid Ascent

November 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Adam Ondra to Top Dawn Wall with Free/Aid Ascent

Adam Ondra is staying focused on the Dawn Wall, despite the heavy rains and poor climbing conditions. “After the period of rain and two days of rest, I went onto the wall with Pavel […]


Short Film on Popular Mont Blanc’s Goûter Route

November 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Short Film on Popular Mont Blanc’s Goûter Route

David Linnett has produced this short video about a recent trip to Chamonix in the French Alps for an ascent of the Goûter Route on Mont Blanc 4,808 metres, the highest point in Western […]


Andy Salo Sends Bro-Zone, Gunks Hardest Route at 5.14b

November 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Andy Salo Sends Bro-Zone, Gunks Hardest Route at 5.14b

The Gunks in New York has long been one of North America’s top climbing areas. Andy Salo, 33, has made the first ascent of Bro-Zone 5.14b, the hardest route at the Gunks. The hard […]


Watch a Film About Yorkshire Bouldering

November 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Film About Yorkshire Bouldering

The long awaited second series of This is Yorkshire. Filmed over the last three winters, this film captures the beauty of Yorkshire bouldering and the people operating in it. From well known to lesser […]


Adam Ondra Finds Dawn Wall Complex and Difficult

October 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Finds Dawn Wall Complex and Difficult

Adam Ondra has spent a number of days on the Dawn Wall in Yosemite over the past few weeks. After making quick progress up the initial pitches, he is finding the crux pitches complex […]