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The Thing 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Max Jones 1978
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Submitted By: urs on Jul 25, 2008
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Description 

This is the some what odvious crack just to the right of peter principle. Start up an easy dihedral to a ledge follow the ledge to the base of a small dihedral. From here follow the dihedral until you can traverse left into the odvious crack. From here follow the crack through beautiful handjams and awsome finger locks to the top.


Location 

This route is just right of peter principle with the small roof near the top.


Protection 

This route needs pro to 3inchs with a set of nuts and 1 or 2 number 4s.



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By Dra-go-nee
Aug 26, 2008
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b

Though easier, harder to protect than peter principle..

By Bababata
From: New Haven, CT
Nov 18, 2013
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c

I thought the direct variation was a bit harder than Peter Principle, though not as sustained. Great route.