Elevation: 826 ft
GPS: 35.96, 127.617 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Ben Bruestle on Aug 9, 2008
Admins: Chan Kim

Description

Koreans have it all; rock, ice (waterfalls and ice parks), bouldering, indoor and outdoor gyms. Friendly locals and good public transportation around Seoul make for a great trip. Best of all, kimchi is guaranteed to make you climb two grades harder.

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Getting There

Flights into South Korea originate from all over the globe. These days, most flights go into Inchon, near Seoul.

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Classic Climbing Routes at South Korea

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5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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Go-Deok Wei Gil, 고독의길…
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Chouinard B
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Insu B
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Akwoo
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5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Longing for two
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Chouinard A
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5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Munri-dae
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Yoosun AB
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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9. World Cup (월드컵)
Sport
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Yoban2
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5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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Anda-miro
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5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
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Gunghyeong
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5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
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Yosemite
Sport 3 pitches
5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Venus
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Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Go-Deok Wei Gil, 고독의길… Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Insu-bong (Bukhansan)
 3
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad 8 pitches
Chouinard B Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Insu-bong (Bukhansan)
 16
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
Insu B Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Insu-bong (Bukhansan)
 6
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 5 pitches
Akwoo Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Ulsan-bawi
 3
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 8 pitches
Longing for two Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Yoosun-Dae
 5
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad 11 pitches
Chouinard A Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Insu-bong (Bukhansan)
 9
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 4 pitches
Munri-dae Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Ulsan-bawi
 5
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad 8 pitches
Yoosun AB Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Yoosun-Dae
 3
5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad 6 pitches
9. World Cup (월드컵) Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Mae-bawi (Surisan, Gu…
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5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport
Yoban2 Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Ulsan-bawi
 3
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad
Anda-miro Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Ulsan-bawi
 4
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad 6 pitches
Gunghyeong Seoul/Gyeonggi-… > Insu-bong (Bukhansan)
 3
5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad 5 pitches
Yosemite North/S Jeolla-… > Yongseo Falls (Suncheon)
 3
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Sport 3 pitches
Venus Gangwon-do (Nor… > Seoraksan NP (S… > Ulsan-bawi
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5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a Trad 6 pitches
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