Danger of Muted Shades Replacing Bright Climbing Clothes

February 23rd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on Danger of Muted Shades Replacing Bright Climbing Clothes

In the world of outdoor fashion, it seems muted shades, such as grey, black and white are replacing bright colour patterns. A post shared by The Outpost (@outposttrade) on Feb 7, 2018 at 10:13am […]


Review: The Amazing Patagonia Micro Puff Hoody

February 1st, 2018 by Brandon Pullan | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Review: The Amazing Patagonia Micro Puff Hoody

There’s been a lot of anticipation for the new Patagonia Micro Puff and for good reason, it’s at the leading edge of the synthetic jacket game. We had the opportunity to visit Indian Creek, […]


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 […]