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Rain of Terror 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Mark Trainor
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: manuel rangel on Nov 17, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Rain of Terror


slabby start to steeper finish


20' left of Sleazy Street.


9 bolts

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By manuel rangel
From: Tempe, Arizona
Dec 28, 2006

fairly good rock on the bolt line, follows a water streak.
By arjunmh
From: Phoenix, AZ
Jun 15, 2009
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Easy beginning with a couple steep moves up higher -- a bit looser rock than Donamatrix, but well protected.
By DesertRat
Sep 21, 2011

Bolts at the belay are loose, wouldn't trust them to rap off or top rope.
By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Dec 9, 2011
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Solid rock for the area, great climb! Didn't notice a problem with the rap bolts; I'll have to check more closely next time.
By Arjuna
Sep 30, 2012
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Positive incline makes this a very easy and not so interesting climb. Bolts are great and placed in good locations but everyone should wear a helmet on this! Many rocks some the size of my fist were falling from the climber's footholds and the rope hitting edges. Cleaning the route is a pain since the rope gets caught on lots of ledges the route has.

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