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 […]


Five Squamish 5.11 Routes You Should Climb

July 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Five Squamish 5.11 Routes You Should Climb

Squamish is world-class for its long granite routes and hard bouldering so close to the road, but in between the short and the long are test-piece 5.11 cracks. Many climbers can’t line up and […]


10 Sweet Canada Day Weekend Squamish Instagram Shots

July 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on 10 Sweet Canada Day Weekend Squamish Instagram Shots

Across Canada this weekend, climbers took advantage of some splitter summer weather. Here are 10 great photos taken around the boulders in Squamish the past few days. 'Easy In an Easy Chair' – Squamish, […]


Ten Big Canadian Sends in 2016 Before Canada Day

July 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Ten Big Canadian Sends in 2016 Before Canada Day

Happy 2016 Canada Day! Here are 10 big sends that have gone down in Canada this year. Marc-Andre Leclerc Solos Emperor Face The West Coast crusher finishes one of the most impressive winter seasons […]