New Seven-Pitch 5.12d in Squamish is La Princess

July 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Seven-Pitch 5.12d in Squamish is La Princess

Jason Green has reported about another new climb on New Delhi Cliff in Squamish called La Princess. Pleased to announce the completion of the arete project. Tristan aka #frenchguides and I climbed “la Princess […]


Bridge River Buttress is New 15-Pitch 5.7 Near Lillooet, B.C.

June 30th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Bridge River Buttress is New 15-Pitch 5.7 Near Lillooet, B.C.

Bridge River Buttress is a new big granite alpine-ish rock climb above the Terzaghi Dam and Seton Lake outside of Lillooet, B.C. Bridge River is a 120-kilometre long river that flows south-east from the […]


New Squamish Crag Dedicated to Marc-Andre Leclerc

June 22nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Squamish Crag Dedicated to Marc-Andre Leclerc

A new online topo has been published by Chris Small, who has been busy working with other to clean and climb a new crag called Marc-Andre’s Wall. The wall is found in Murrin Park […]


The Smoke Bluffs and 10 Classic Routes to 5.10a

June 20th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on The Smoke Bluffs and 10 Classic Routes to 5.10a

The many cliffs of the Smoke Bluffs are some of the busiest walls in Canada. Thousands of climbers visit the short granite crags near Squamish every year. They are easy to access and have […]


Squamish Climber Montenegro Joins V14 Club

May 27th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Squamish Climber Montenegro Joins V14 Club

Squamish-based Hans Christian Montenegro has climbed North Ridge in Gibbs Cave of the Apron Boulders in Squamish, his first V14. On Facebook, he said, “A dream came true! When I started climbing more or […]


Watch Nicole Deuchar Send Murrin Park 5.12d

May 25th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Nicole Deuchar Send Murrin Park 5.12d

Watch this short rough-cut clip from Stu Smith of Nicole Deuchar sending Vorpal Sword 5.12d at Murrin Park in Squamish. The climb is called one of the best at the grade and is described […]


Nalle Hukkataival Sends New V14 in Squamish

May 21st, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Nalle Hukkataival Sends New V14 in Squamish

Nalle Hukkataival has returned to Squamish this spring to put down a longtime project which is a low-start to an old Sean McColl problem. McColl made the first ascent of Room Service V12 on […]