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West Area Rock Climbing 

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Wooded and mossy, the rock here can be damp if there's been rain. Some fun routes, but watch out for horseflies and giant hornets. Do not fight the giant hornets. At the extreme end of this area is a roped scramble from which you can set topropes or get to the top of the crag.

Getting There 

Turn right from the trail.

Climbing Season

For the Japan area.

Weather station 39.1 miles from here

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Rock Climbing Photo: Photo showing most of the bolts. There are one or ...

Mild Hang Select 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Asia : Japan : ... : West Area
A steep overhang to a short vertical section. A fun route to climb. I listed the difficulty as 5.9, which is what the guide lists and presumably what the FA set, but community consensus seems to be that the route is more like 5.10b on lead and 5.9 on toprope. Due to the overhang some clips are quite strenuous....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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