Jumbo Valley in Canada to Remain Wild

January 18th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Profiles | No Comments »

“Clears path for creation of Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area in the Central Purcell Mountains”


Another Inbound Avalanche Kills Skier at Lake Tahoe

January 17th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News | No Comments »

Another inbound avalanche took place Silver Mountain in Idaho last week killing a number of skiers


New Fastest Known Time Up Aconcagua by Martin Zhor

January 14th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Profiles | No Comments »

He shaved two minutes off the previous record from 20 years ago


Ice Climbers and Skiers Must Park Better at Trailhead

January 13th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Profiles | No Comments »

There’s nothing worse than arriving at a parking spot for five cars and two have taken it up


Silver Mountain Avalanche, Third Victim Found with Recco

January 12th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

The third Silver Mountain avalanche victim has been found using a Recco detector


Inbound Avalanche Kills Two at Idaho Ski Hill

January 8th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

And a third skier is still missing


Parks Canada Fees Going up in 2020, See the Difference

December 31st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | Comments Off on Parks Canada Fees Going up in 2020, See the Difference

Daily admission goes up only 20 cents


Legendary Skier Shane McConkey Would be 50 Today

December 30th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Video | Comments Off on Legendary Skier Shane McConkey Would be 50 Today

He died 10 years ago in a ski-BASE accident


Big New Ski Descent in Brenta Dolomites

December 30th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors | Comments Off on Big New Ski Descent in Brenta Dolomites

A new steep ski line dropped after tricky mixed climbing


Rockies Author to Discuss Western Canada Glaciers

December 18th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Gripped Outdoors | Comments Off on Rockies Author to Discuss Western Canada Glaciers

Lynn Martell will discuss the history and events of Canada’s glaciers