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Access issues inherited from Japan

Some spots have access issues as many spots near crowded places elsewhere. So please ensure you follow the recommendations of local climbers and behave responsibly.

Ethic inherited from Japan

There`s not a lot of information about climbing in Japan in English. Much of the information is only available in Japanese - or of course here on theCrag!

The Japan Free Climbing Association ( is a good point of contact and there is a set of 5 guidebooks (all in Japanese) and an alpine guide book in English available covering all of Japan and its thousands of sport and trad routes and boulders.


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The name translates as "Lightning"稲光

Name Translates as "Leaving the capital"

1 5.9
2 5.10c
3 5.10a


The name Translates as "Forest bathing"

1 5.8
2 5.8
3 5.6

anyway traverse it

Name translates as "Evil spirits of heaven"


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