- Height: 9m
- Bolts: 3
- Ascents: 3
- Aka: サンセット
Straight up the arete right of Diamond Hip. Crux is a long reach up near the top. Reaching around to the crack on the right reduces difficulty to 5.8 or so - go straight up!
- Ethic: inherited from Japan
There`s not a lot of information about in English on climbing in Japan. Much of the information is kept in personal blogs or is accessed through joining a climbing organization.
Many of the routes are well protected, while other less climbed "sport" routes have loose pitons as protection.
The Japan Free Climbing Association does a lot of good work (http://freeclimb.jp/seibi/seibi.htm) but with some clubs and communities, many techniques and ethics are still passed down from old generations with outdated gear and techniques.
- There is no known route history.
Located in Tougenkyou approx:
Route Grade Citations
|5.10a||Community registered grade|
|5.10a||Per Christer Lund|
Overall quality score: 58%
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