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House of Pain 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

Type:  Sport, Chipped, 1 pitch, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Jeff Jackson
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Submitted By: LeeAB Brinckerhoff on Sep 19, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Crux Move on House of Pain.


Bouldery with rests. Steep climbing off the ledge leads to a difficult and cryptic sequence getting past the second bolt, think high right heal hook. A couple small pockets and some easier climbing leads to a good rest below the final bulge. A difficult cross either going to or off of a pocket to some more jugs then up on some slopy holds to the anchor. Would be classic except for the 4 drilled pockets, quite fun none the less.


Third route right of Jade, second route from the right end of the obvious ledge, just right of Irreverent Youth.


Bolts and bolted anchor.

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By Jesse Bruni
From: Austin
Jun 20, 2013
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

One of the most fun chipped routes out there and will feel easier for boulderers. This route is essentially V5 to a decent rest, to a V3. Get the two boulder problems wired and send it.
By jjjjjjjjjj
Apr 16, 2016


By jjjjjjjjjj
Feb 17, 2017

There is a variation to this route where you skip the two two-finger pockets at the beginning of the route *insert ethical comment here* called Symbiosis. Certainly harder than the regular route.

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