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Theater Of Pain 

YDS: 5.13b French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 30 British: E7 6c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.13b French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 30 British: E7 6c [details]
FA: Seth Tart?
Season: Winter
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Submitted By: Dr. Rocktopolus on Nov 28, 2012

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Theater of Pain is a magnificent route and one o...

Description 

This is an amazing stretch of North Carolina overhang with multiple cruxes and sustained climbing. The line starts pretty much in the center of the wall. Start on jugs that lead to a technical buldge at the second bolt. The climbing is not harder than 5.10 between the second and third bolt, however it would not be wise to fall between them.

Location 

Second route from the right of the cook book

Protection 

Bolts


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Rock Climbing Photo: Seth Tart eyeballing the 2nd crux Theatre of Pain ...
Seth Tart eyeballing the 2nd crux Theatre of Pain ...

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By ABG
From: Winston-Salem, NC
Apr 7, 2015

SOFT. Probably no move harder than v4 or v5.
By Dr. Rocktopolus
From: Chattanooga, TN
Apr 8, 2015

The line climbs very differently according to staying direct on the bolt line or moving off of it slightly to a few jugs. Grade aside it's a wonderful line.
By Eric Middleton
From: Charlotte, NC
May 25, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: Adam Drain getting a run for his endurance right b...
Adam Drain getting a run for his endurance right below the anchors of Theater of Pain!