10 New Ice Routes and Report from Monkman Cascades in B.C.

February 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on 10 New Ice Routes and Report from Monkman Cascades in B.C.

The following report was written by Ryan Bowie after he and his partners climbed a number of new routes at Monkman Cascades in B.C. Monkman Provincial Park is found south of Tumbler Ridge, B.C, […]


20 Rad February #GrippedMagazine Photos

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on 20 Rad February #GrippedMagazine Photos

Winter is half over and while parts of Canada sometimes have an early spring, it seems this year might be an exception. Lots of snow from the West to East Coast with freezing temps. […]


Big New Mixed Climb in Austria Looks Fun

February 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, International, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Big New Mixed Climb in Austria Looks Fun

Hansjörg Auer and Reinhard Obweger have climbed the new Freizeitstress in Ötztal, Austria. They graded the 110-metre route M5 WI6, watch some of the action below and for more info visit PlanetMountain.com here.


The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival

February 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival

The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival promises to be a big event. It kicks off at 9 p.m. on Feb. 24 at The Arlington in Maynooth. There will be climbing and clinics all […]


Watch Climbers on New Ice in Mediterannian Country

February 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Climbers on New Ice in Mediterannian Country

Although Montenegro is Mediterranean country, its mountains provide plenty of alpine and ice climbing. The two highest frozen waterfalls are located near the Dobrilovina village in Tara canyon. Nikola Đurić and Ivan Laković made […]


Christmas Tree is New Massive Ice Climb in China

February 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Christmas Tree is New Massive Ice Climb in China

There are a number of ice routes in the Henan province of China, but the new Christmas Tree WI5/6 is the most spectacular. It was first climbed by Liu Yang and Chaun last week. […]


Narrow Pencil Ice Route on Mount Hood Climbed

February 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Narrow Pencil Ice Route on Mount Hood Climbed

For decades, a narrow ice route on the north side of Mount Hood in Oregon had been talked about but never reportedly climbed. On CascadeClimber.com, A. Parker reported that he and three other climbers […]