Recent Articles

New Garmin Instinct Crossover – Watch, Analog, Smart and Adventure

The long-awaited new watch hits the markets this week. Here’s what to expect

Salewa Piume 3.0, best all-round helmet?

Light, comfortable and easy to manage – if you’re looking for a new helmet here it is

Fubuki Niseko 2.0: The warmest, lightest winter boot?

Colourful, comfortable and cool footwear for after a day of ice climbing or skiing

Big, Free and Remote New Greenland walls and an Epic Kayak Approach

“We had to work with nature, timing our days with tides and the winds.” Six climbers went looking for adventure in the far north, and came away with impressive first ascents and amazing stories

Gripped is Hiring a Climbing Web Writer

The candidate will be a climber with knowledge of the indoor, sport climbing, bouldering and competition scenes

Climbing Books Big Winners at 2022 Banff Book Competition

If you’re looking for a good read this winter, here’s a list of festival winners to start with

Iranian Climber Elnaz Rekabi Disappears After Competing Without Hijab

She competed at the Asian Championships where she finished fourth in boulder and lead for women

New multi-pitch 5.12 sport routes in Northern Ontario

The Riverside Wall in Algoma saw more development in summer and fall

Barry Blanchard, Chic Scott, Canadian climbing legends, inducted to Bow Valley Sports Hall of Fame

And watch the trailer to the new film featuring Barry Blanchard

Watch King Charles III at Climbing Wall in 2012

Canada’s new King toured a climbing facility a decade ago – here’s the footage