Watch Anna Gasser Make History with Cab Triple 1260

November 17th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

Olympic champion Anna Gasser has written another chapter in her snowboard career after becoming the first woman to land a cab triple cork. The 27-year-old pulled off the jump on her first attempt at […]


Big Rockies Lines Skied Include Temple and Robson

November 17th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

The following is a ski report from spring of 2017 after a number of big lines were skied in the Rockies. The alpine climbing and ski season has started in the Canadian Rockies with […]


Every Canadian Avalanche Incident Since 1782

November 12th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Routes | No Comments »

Canada is a world leader when it comes to avalanche professionals and there are many online resources. Landofthunderingsnow.com has compiled information on avalanches from the past 200+ years. The earliest recorded avalanche fatalities in […]


Around B.C. with Solar Powered Bike Trailer to Mountain Climb

November 9th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

We just heard from modern day adventurer Danny Wilks about his recent trip using a solar powered bike. “I made this video of a mountaineering/cycle trip around B.C. using a homemade solar electric bicycle […]


11-Year-Old Ski Prodigy Kai Jones Talks Stoke

November 8th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Video | No Comments »

Kai Jones is an 11-year-old ski prodigy who is taking the world of extreme skiing by storm. From going full-send at Corbet’s Couloir to tackling the rarely attempted Central Couloir, Kai is skiing extreme […]


This Guy Just Crossed the Mongolian Gobi Desert Solo

November 6th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

In August, Mateusz Waligóra left for a long solo trip that began in the western part of Mongolia, his goal was to cross the Mongolian section of the Gobi Desert. He made the 1,785-kilometre […]


The Weight of Water Wins Banff Film Fest 2018

November 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The Weight of Water Wins Banff Film Fest 2018

The Weight of Water directed and produced by Michael Brown takes the top prize at the Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival 2018. Erik Weihenmayer has climbed the tallest peaks on each continent […]