Jumbo Valley in Canada to Remain Wild

January 18th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Profiles | No Comments »

“Clears path for creation of Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area in the Central Purcell Mountains”


Another Inbound Avalanche Kills Skier at Lake Tahoe

January 17th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News | No Comments »

Another inbound avalanche took place Silver Mountain in Idaho last week killing a number of skiers


Climbers Start 2020 With Hard Boulder Sends

January 17th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in 2013.04, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Canadian and international boulderers kick the decade off with double digit boulders


Marc-André Leclerc Film to Premiere at SXSW 2020

January 15th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Marc-André Leclerc was one of Canada’s leading alpinists when he died in 2018 in the Mendenhall Towers with partner Ryan Johnson. Read more about Leclerc here. Sender Films had produced a film on Leclerc […]


Did rockclimbing.com Join Extinct Climbing Sites Club?

January 15th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in News | No Comments »

It’s the latest climbing site of many to be shut down


Chaehyeon Seo, 16, Crushes at Ice World Cup

January 15th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, News | No Comments »

The 2019 Lead World Cup winner had only trained with tools for a few days


Five Things to Know About Canadian Female Alpinists

January 15th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles | 1 Comment »

Part one: 1924 to 1980 in a series of climbing 101’s about the history, people, routes and gear that shaped the sport


How Banff’s Visitor Safety and Search and Rescue Got Started

January 14th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in News | No Comments »

We are lucky in Canada to have such well-trained and experienced Visitor Safety Specialists


New Fastest Known Time Up Aconcagua by Martin Zhor

January 14th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Profiles | No Comments »

He shaved two minutes off the previous record from 20 years ago


Date Set for Celebration of Life for Laura Kosakoski

January 14th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Canmore skier and family doctor who passed away after an avalanche