Elevation: 225 ft
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Shared By: Halle835 on Feb 8, 2008 with improvements by Matthew Lewis
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Description

Small tropical island south of mainland Japan.

Local Ethics
  • *DO NOT top rope through the rappel rings*
  • *It is ok to lower through the rappel rings*
  • *Pack out your trash and leave no trace *
  • *Respect the local residents*
  • *Some of the areas are located on or require you to walk through private property. Please be quite and respectful and leave the area cleaner than you found it*
  • *Leave the speakers at home or at least turn them off when others are nearby.*
  • *Climbing is inherently dangerous double check and partner check everything. Find a mentor, Climb with people more experienced than you, or hire a guide.One small incident could result in a ban on climbing* 
  • *Stay within your skill level. There have been incidents that required rescue via Coast guard due to climbers going to areas outside their skill level and resulted in a ban on Climbing for service members*

Getting There

To get here you either have to fly into Naha international or take a long ferry from mainland Japan.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Okinawa

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V1-2 5
 3
Mariko's BoyFriend
Boulder
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 5
Beginners Route
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 3
Slender and Fair
Sport
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 4
Millennium
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
Tsunami
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 9
Habu Sake (Snake In A Bottle)
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 3
Rafiki
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 5
First Steps
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 4
Shingo's Moustache
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
 3
Hydraulic Failure
Sport
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
 5
The Complete Package
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
 3
Barb's Favorite
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 6
Runaway Goat
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 5
beauty and the beast
Sport
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
 5
Easy Come, Easy Go (Nankurunaisa)
Sport
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Mariko's BoyFriend Seseko Beach
 3
V1-2 5 Boulder
Beginners Route Zatzun Tunnel > south side
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Sport
Slender and Fair Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Sport
Millennium Zatzun Tunnel > Zatzun N Side
 4
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Tsunami Zampa > Hidden Asset Wall
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Habu Sake (Snake In A Bottle) Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 9
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Sport
Rafiki Mt Katsu (Katsu… > Lost World - N Wall
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
First Steps Zatzun Tunnel > south side
 5
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Shingo's Moustache Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 4
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hydraulic Failure Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Complete Package Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 5
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Sport
Barb's Favorite Mt Katsu (Katsu… > middle ground
 3
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Runaway Goat Mt Katsu (Katsu… > middle ground
 6
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
beauty and the beast Mt Katsu (Katsu… > middle ground
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Easy Come, Easy Go (Nankuru… Mt Katsu (Katsu… > lost world
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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