MEC Has Great New Outdoor Gear for 2018

January 23rd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Outdoor | Comments Off on MEC Has Great New Outdoor Gear for 2018

MEC continues its tradition of designing and catering equipment and apparel for outdoor enthusiasts with their 2018 lineup of spring and summer gear. See the full line of spring/summer releases from MEC here. Whatever […]


Top Gripped Climbing Gear Picks of 2017

December 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Hardware, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Gripped Climbing Gear Picks of 2017

With 2017 being one of the biggest for climbing accomplishments in recent years, it’s no wonder there were so many top products introduced. Below are some of the stand-out performers from the past 12 […]


Patagonia’s Popular Fleeces Now Fair Trade Certified

October 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on Patagonia’s Popular Fleeces Now Fair Trade Certified

Patagonia has more styles and products made in Fair Trade Certified™ factories than any other apparel or home goods brand and this fall, two of Patagonia’s best-selling lines, Better Sweater® and Synchilla® Snap-T® are […]


The North Face Ventrix Jacket is Great for Canadian Fall

September 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on The North Face Ventrix Jacket is Great for Canadian Fall

The North Face Ventrix Jacket recently hit the shelves, but we are already loving it for the cooler temps in the Rockies this fall. Gripped Publishing writer and top runner Tim Huebsch reviewed the […]


Brise Pant: A Modern Rock Climbing Pant

August 17th, 2017 by Tim Banfield | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on Brise Pant: A Modern Rock Climbing Pant

Tired of finishing climbing and then having to change into some street clothes to go out after? Your problem has been solved with the new Foehn pants, they are performance rock climbing pants with […]


The North Face Ventrix Jacket is Great for Shoulder Season

April 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on The North Face Ventrix Jacket is Great for Shoulder Season

The North Face has a number of new pieces of apparel for 2017, including the Summit L3 Ventrix Hoodie that will be available this fall. Gripped Publishing writer Tim Huebsch recently had the opportunity […]


The Brooks Range Alpha Softshell is Top Choice for Alpine

April 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on The Brooks Range Alpha Softshell is Top Choice for Alpine

The Alpha is a new softshell from Brooks Range that will keep you warm in the alpine this year. As a single layer for colder three seasons conditions it is warm enough to wear […]