REI Community
Stonehouse Pond
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Geezer Pleaser T 
Amazing Schlingazi, The T 
Bald Man In A Boat S 
Barrington Hot Pocket S 
Barrington Levy TR 
BBB route, The T 
Day After My Birthday ( is not my birthday mum), The S 
Desperation T 
Down By Law S 
Flying Squirrel aka The Diagonal T 
Hymie's Last Stand aka Karin's Route T 
Joke Book T 
Luna S 
Moe Howard Died For Our Sins S 
Nose , The T 
Roost, The T,TR 
Sicilian Olympics S 
Son of Snake T,TR 
Trundle Drunk Express T 
Unknown Route S,TR 

Moe Howard Died For Our Sins 

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

Type:  Sport, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Joe Terravecchia and Will Carey
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 3,239
Submitted By: Joe Terravecchia on Aug 20, 2012

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Will Carey sending "Moe Howard Died For Our S...


Great rock and wonderful varied climbing easily make this one of the best of the harder lines at Stonehouse. The route starts with a difficult sequence of underclings and crimps past 1 pin and 3 bolts to a sit down rest . Above, climb smooth marble like stone on good edges.


Located on the gently overhanging wall on left side of the cliff. The route starts 20' right of the BBB Route ( a crack climb with a bolt at its base). Although partially shaded by large hemlocks, during the summer months this side of the cliff loses the sun entirely by around 1:00.


1 pin, 6 bolts and a .4 BD cam or medium sized nut for the horizontal near the top. LO Anchors.

Photos of Moe Howard Died For Our Sins Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Joe T on "Moe Howard Died For Our Sins" ...
Joe T on "Moe Howard Died For Our Sins" ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Moe,  peace be upon him .
Moe, peace be upon him .

Comments on Moe Howard Died For Our Sins Add Comment
Show which comments
By Burt Lindquist
From: Madison, WI
Aug 22, 2012


Moses Harry Horwitz.
By Joe Terravecchia
Sep 21, 2012

He is the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through him, or so I've heard.
By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Oct 6, 2015

Joe- Where's the crux on this route? Is it before the sit down rest or after? Or are both parts of similar difficulty?

By Joe Terravecchia
Nov 11, 2015

Three cruxes but I think most people would say the bit above the rest is the hardest.
By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Nov 12, 2015

Yah, after posing this question I rapped in to take a look at it, but didn't end up trying any of the moves because it was getting late. Based on that inspection and your description, it does appear more sustained in difficulty over the length of the route than I originally thought it might be looking at it from the ground. Perhaps a project for next year since I'm heading back to Colorado shortly.
By Matt Desenberg
From: North Berwick, ME
May 15, 2016
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

Finally sent this yesterday after lots of time spent sussing out the beta. Excellent, varied, techy climbing. First 5.13! Cheers to Joe and Will for putting up this gem.
By Rich Brereton
From: Pownal, ME
May 16, 2016
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

Congrats Matt! Looks like a great line, can't wait to try it.

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About