Watch a Short Video of Heli-Ski Lifestyle in Canada

November 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Short Video of Heli-Ski Lifestyle in Canada

CMH is a heli-skiing company in Western Canada that was started by legendary climber and skier Hans Gmoser. “We’ve felt the magic for over 50 years and are thrilled to share this enduring story […]


Climbing 101 Video: Improve Your Footwork with Mark Smith

November 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Climbing 101 Video: Improve Your Footwork with Mark Smith

Mark Smith is one of Ontario’s leading rock climbers. Based in Toronto, he works at the new Basecamp climbing gym on Bloor Street. In this video, Smith discusses drills to improve your footwork at […]


Watch Jernej Kruder Send Wild Es Pontas Deep Water Solo

November 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Jernej Kruder Send Wild Es Pontas Deep Water Solo

Es Pontas is a deep water solo route climbs a big arch in Mallorca, Spain. Chris Sharma first sent it in 2006 after three years of work. Jernej Kruder made the second ascent in […]


Watch a Whipper Off a Scotland Mixed Route

November 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Whipper Off a Scotland Mixed Route

Scotland is notorious for its scary winter mixed climbing. The rule is that you can’t use your tools on the rock unless the rock is white from snow and ice. Routes that can be […]


Vancouver Mountain Festival Fall Series is Next Week

November 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Vancouver Mountain Festival Fall Series is Next Week

From Nov. 22 to 25, the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival is bringing you four days of inspiring shows in North Vancouver and Vancouver. There will be an evening dedicated to raising environmental awareness […]


Watch Wild Bill at 63 Drop Into Jackson Hole Couloir

November 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wild Bill at 63 Drop Into Jackson Hole Couloir

Wild Bill is a notorious character in the Jackson Hole Tram line. He’s a member of the Jackson Hole Air Force and for the past 30 years, he has dropped into S&S Couloir on […]


Watch Sport Sends from Mount Boucherie Near Kelowna

November 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Sport Sends from Mount Boucherie Near Kelowna

Stu Smith brings us another great short film, this time of climbers on two route at Mount Boucherie near Kelowna, B.C. Pockets of Pain is a fun 5.11 and The Key is a short […]