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Rock Climbing Photo: Such a beautiful wall. I think it resembles a wave...
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By Jake D.
From: Northeast
Aug 14, 2010
Hence why it's called Waimea ;)
By J. Albers
From: Colorado
Aug 14, 2010
Right, so I am aware that 'Waimea' refers to several areas (counties and towns) in Hawaii, one of which is a surfing area; thus, naming the cliff in reference to a surf town with big waves makes sense. Nonetheless, does the term 'Waimea' actually translate to 'wave' or some other similar reference?
By S. Neoh
Aug 14, 2010
I am not 100% sure but I believe this crag was named after/for Waimea Bay;
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Such a beautiful wall. I think it resembles a wave getting ready to break.

Submitted By: J. Albers on Aug 14, 2010
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