Luke Zimmerman Sends West Coast 5.14

July 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Luke Zimmerman Sends West Coast 5.14

Luke Zimmerman is a strong Squamish climber who has been focuses the past few years on bouldering. With hard sends of Terminator V12, The Method V12, Vince Pinch V12 and Drive Direct V12, he […]


Ryan Van Horne Solos New Colonel Foster Route

July 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Ryan Van Horne Solos New Colonel Foster Route

At the end of June, Ryan Van Horne hiked to the Colonel Foster and camped at the south col. The following day, he moved under the large west face until he was below the […]


Watch Two Squamish V10 Sends

July 7th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Two Squamish V10 Sends

Watch Mark Goldstein sent Mr. Bigglesworth Low V10 and the classic Sharma’s Link V10 on Canada’s West Coast. Goldstein has been charging lately with a number of V10 sends and a new V8 in […]


Watch Will Stanhope Solo Zombie Roof

July 6th, 2016 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Routes, West Coast | 1 Comment »

Squamish’s classic roof-crack at the Smoke Bluffs. Perry Beckham and Will Stanhope explain the history behind Peter Croft’s first ascent of the Zombie Roof, 5.12d, in Squamish, B.C. and the process behind Stanhope completing the […]


New Squamish Delhi Belly is Five-Pitch 5.12

July 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Squamish Delhi Belly is Five-Pitch 5.12

Jason Green has climbed the “signature line” at the New Delhi Cliff in Squamish with Peter Winter. This summer, Green and Winter climbed Delhi Belly, a striking line that goes at 5.12b in five pitches. […]


Brette Harrington’s Top Five Canadian Sends

July 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Brette Harrington’s Top Five Canadian Sends

Brette Harrington is one of America’s top climbers and she has spent considerable time in Canada over the past few years. Andrew Bisharat recently published a great interview with Harrington on his website Evening […]


Weekend Update: Hard Routes Climbed Over Canada Day Weekend

July 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Weekend Update: Hard Routes Climbed Over Canada Day Weekend

Here is a weekend update in case you were busy climbing around Canada Day. A few days after Becca Frangos sent Endless Summer 5.13d, Alex Fricker of Canmore also sent the hard Acephale route. On […]