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Okinawa Prefecture Rock Climbing 


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Location: 26.4116, 127.7655 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Eddie Gianelloni on Jan 22, 2011
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Bouldering Okinawa, Japan

Description 

One of the most popular sport climbing areas in Japan. Hundreds of routes and many more being developed now. See Eman's book, AGA, amazon.com/Aga-Climbers-Guide-....

Getting There 

From Tokyo take Shinkansen, this is the fast way.

Climbing Season



Weather station 4.3 miles from here

23 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',5],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',5],['5.10',4],['5.11',8],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Cruisin for a Bruisin 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13  Asia : Japan : ... : Secret Wall
Climb a mix of vertical faces, and slabs, pulling over huge bulges and ledges that give plenty of no hands rests and amazing views. Finish is slightly overhanging but has a good rest, good holds, and an easy clipping stance. It’s a cruiser climb and bolted in similar style as the rest of the island but has potential to fall on some ledges. Hence the PG13 rating. Route is mostly clean but has potential for some minor rock fall, helmet recommended...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Forestvonsinkafinger
From: Iowa
Apr 16, 2011
Eman's book must be outstanding. Having bolted most of the island and being integrated into the Japanese climbing community, I am sure the book is stellar.