AKAIWA ONE DAY ROCK CLIMBING TOUR WITH LOCAL CERTIFIED IFMGA MOUNTAIN GUIDE TAKAO IS THE OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN ALPINE/ TRAD CLIMBINg.
Akaiwa, Otaru, is perfect to learn alpine/ trad climbing. It is just a 40 min drive away from Sapporo. Here at one of Hokkaido’s oldest and largest climbing areas, there are over 200 routes that can be enjoyed by beginners to experts alike – from short routes (20m) to more serious 7 pitch multi-pitch routes!
West wall: III 3 pitch 60m
Table Ridge: IV 4 pitch 100m
Pinacle Ridge: IV 5 pitch 100m
There are also a lot of areas for sport climbing.
For those wanting to start Trad Climbing, I can also teach you:
- the different types of protections (active, passive – nuts and cams)
- how to place protections
- how to clean protections
- how to build anchors
- rope management etc.
I can assure you that it will be a very exciting one day climbing trip in Akaiwa and you will also have its beautiful ocean seascape at your back whilst climbing! Please contact me! I will be very happy to be your guide!
one day climbing trip to Akaiwa
From Sapporo at 8:00 am, we will drive up to Akaiwa, Otaru area (40mins) and enjoy climbing all day. Back to Sapporo at 5:00 pm.
Price per person
|Group of 2||30000JPY|
- Guiding fee
Sapporo station or your hotel in Sapporo at 8:00 am. Please let me know of your preference.
Rock Type: Andesite
Required Levels: Beginner / Intermediate - already able to belay
Optional day trips (from Sapporo can be arranged at the same price):
Deposit amount - 30% of Trip Price
In case of bad weather / conditions (including road conditions), the trip itinerary may be altered and/or date change can be discussed.
I ask for a payment of Cancellation Fees (CF) in case of last minute cancellations as per below:
For cancellation between 30-60 days prior to the trip date – CF is 50% of Trip Price