New Online Bouldering Guidebook for Yukon

August 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

An online guide the best bouldering areas in the Yukon


Climbers Rescued from Northeast Buttress of Mount Slesse

August 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

The climbers are reportedly OK after the impressive rescue


Sachi Amma Spotted in Squamish Projecting Cobra Crack

August 14th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Rock, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

The top Japanese climber has sent a number of 5.15 sport routes


Watch Stu Smith Send Battle of Evermore 5.14b in Squamish

August 13th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

The route was first climbed by Sonnie Trotter


Some Reminders for Alpine Climbing Season

August 4th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Some Reminders for Alpine Climbing Season

From pitons to lightning, some things to consider when heading into the mountains


50 Years of Climbing on the Squamish Sheriff’s Badge

July 31st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on 50 Years of Climbing on the Squamish Sheriff’s Badge

And the unrepeated Daily Universe that climbs through the big roof


Best to Bring Two Ropes for Alpine Rock Climbs

July 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Best to Bring Two Ropes for Alpine Rock Climbs

It’s alpine rock climbing season in the Rockies, be prepared with two ropes


Eldred Valley Route Looks Like The Opal in Squamish

July 18th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Eldred Valley Route Looks Like The Opal in Squamish

The black-streaked granite has amazing edges and features to climb


Rappel-Approach to Star Chek in Squamish is Closed

July 11th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Rappel-Approach to Star Chek in Squamish is Closed

The classic three-pitch route must now be accessed by a short hike


Aberdeen Columns are Splitter B.C. Basalt Crag Climbs

July 5th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Aberdeen Columns are Splitter B.C. Basalt Crag Climbs

There are over 150 splitter crack routes up to 25 metres