Elevation: 294 ft
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Shared By: Halle835 on Feb 8, 2008 with improvements by Matthew Lewis
Admins: Christian Storms
Access Issue: Do not eat the shiquasha (japanese orange) Details

Description

Without a doubt the best climbing on Okinawa. It has a wide range of climbing from 5.8 to 5.13. No matter if you like small sloping crimpers or lage pumpy jugs, this place has it.Weather"It can't rain in every direction"Hiking into lost world after or during rain can be very slippery but the walls tends to stay dry if it has just started raining and has been dry previous day's. But days after heavy rain, the water will seep through the porous limestone.This area tends to take longer to dry compared to zatsun or Cape Hedo

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Classic Climbing Routes at Mt Katsu (Katsuyama)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
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Ship Ahoy
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
 3
Slender and Fair
Sport
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
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Little Brother
Sport
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 3
Sling Shot
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 10
Habu Sake (Snake In A Bottle)
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 3
Chloe's Smile
Sport
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Rafiki
Sport
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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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
 6
The Complete Package
Sport
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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Barb's Favorite
Sport
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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Wish I Was A Bit Taller
Sport
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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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
Ship Ahoy lost world
 3
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13 Sport
Slender and Fair lost world
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Sport
Little Brother middle ground
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13 Sport
Sling Shot Lost World - N Wall
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Sport
Habu Sake (Snake In A Bottle) lost world
 10
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Sport
Chloe's Smile Perch
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Sport
Rafiki Lost World - N Wall
 4
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Sport
Shingo's Moustache lost world
 6
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Sport
Hydraulic Failure lost world
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
The Complete Package lost world
 6
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13 Sport
Barb's Favorite middle ground
 5
5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b Sport
Wish I Was A Bit Taller lost world
 3
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Sport
Runaway Goat middle ground
 7
5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport
beauty and the beast middle ground
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
Easy Come, Easy Go (Nankuru… lost world
 5
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Sport
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