Maybe one day, you’ll find your way to South Korea. . .

With granite cliffs and climbing shoes as your only companions.

Climbing Guidebook South Korea
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But don’t worry, you’re not the only one searching for a place to climb. You’ll soon find great friends.

They’ll show you new and wild places.

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And you’ll always remember how the sun set over distant islands as you continued climbing into the evening.

It may even begin to feel like home.

-Welcome to South Korea-

We’re excited to hear that you’re interested about the climbing in South Korea!

Let us help you make the most out of your trip, whether it be for a few weeks or maybe even a lifetime (we call them lifers).

With the help of great friends, especially Dong-il Ryou & Montura, jfish has created the most comprehensive climbing guidebook for South Korea.


  • A map of the entire country, including its two main islands, with crag locations
  • 10 Province maps with more detailed crag locations so you can find a place to climb no matter where you are in the country
  • 156 Crags included
  • Trail maps for all 156 crags
  • GPS coordinates & physical address (in English & Hangul) for each crag
  • Public transportation directions
  • Over 2,500 Routes included
  • 79 Photos
  • A list of common climbing phrases in Korean.
  • A quick guide on how to read Hangul. It’s super easy and useful when using public transportation


Digital (eBook)