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Description:

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but with some clubs and communities, many techniques and ethics are still passed down from old generations with outdated gear and techniques.

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Route History:

There is no known route history.

Location:  

Located in Tougenkyou approx:
Lat/Long: 35.168711,139.091660

Route Grade Citations

5.10a Community registered grade
5.10a Per Christer Lund
5.10a *Alex Rogers

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 58%

Lead Styles

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Comments keywords

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