New Granite Big Wall Climbed Near Terrace in B.C.

July 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Granite Big Wall Climbed Near Terrace in B.C.

Deep in the B.C. mountains near Terrace is a sharp looking wall on Split Mountain. Fuzzy images of it have circulated on the internet for years, but no one reported climbing the fine looking […]


Slovenians Climb Big New Kishtwar Himalaya Lines

July 29th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Slovenians Climb Big New Kishtwar Himalaya Lines

Slovenian climbers Ales Cesen, Marko Prezelj and Urban Novak climbed a few big new routes up 6,000-metre+ mountains in Kishtwar Himalaya in alpine style. They were based in the remote Kijaj Nullah Valley. Novak […]


New Big Alpine Route on Mount Proteus in Selkirks

July 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Big Alpine Route on Mount Proteus in Selkirks

Alex Geary and Madeleine Martin-Preney climbed a new 500-metre route on the south face of Mount Proteus in the Selkirks they dubbed The B-Team, which goes at TD- 5.10a on July 19. To approach, […]


Canadians Climb New Alpine on Chacraraju in Peru

July 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadians Climb New Alpine on Chacraraju in Peru

Canadians Quentin Lindfield Roberts and Alik Berg have climbed a big new route on Chacraraju Este, a 6,001-metre peak in Peru. Lindfield noted after their ascent, “We’re stoked! The Devil’s Reach Around took two […]


Lauchlan Award 2017: New Homathko Routes Climbed

July 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Lauchlan Award 2017: New Homathko Routes Climbed

The following report by Max Fisher is about his and Fred Giroux’s spring alpine trip to the Homathko Icefield, supported by the John Lauchlan Award. On May 17, Fred and I got on a […]


Search Ends for Climbers on Nanga Parbat

July 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Search Ends for Climbers on Nanga Parbat

Rescue attempts to find missing climbers on the Mazeno Ridge of Nanga Parbat have been called off. The 37-year-old Argentinian climber Mariano Galvan and 55-year-old Spainish climber Alberto Zerain disappeared on the 8,126-metre Pakistan […]


The Outdoor Retailer Tradeshow Moves to Denver

July 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The Outdoor Retailer Tradeshow Moves to Denver

Emerald Expositions is the producer of Outdoor Retailer and has selected Denver for the site of all Outdoor Retailer tradeshows. This includes the Outdoor Retailer and Snow Show, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and Outdoor […]