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The Thing 

YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Pat Perrin, Fred Knapp 1989
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Submitted By: neil chelton on Dec 7, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The Thing follows this corner

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

The Thing 

Situated right of The Drainpipe. Climb a left-facing corner to twin splitters of varying sizes. Lower section is slightly exfoliating and sandy. Pro: Fingers to fist size


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By Fred Knapp
Jan 26, 2012

FA: Pat Perrin, Fred Knapp 1989
By Fulford
Apr 8, 2014

A few more details: route is 100'. Gear recommended: doubles .4 - #3 camalots with a couple extra .5 and .75. Great warmup without the crowds of the easy classics further left.
By TrevorRoulstin
From: Durango, Co
Feb 27, 2017

This route climbs like a bunch of Rainbow Bunnies and gigantic fossilized monsters got stuffed into the Mary Poppins bottomless bag which then inexplicably caught on fire! Radiant!
By Joe Vuchetich
From: Colorado Springs, CO
5 days ago

I brought four .75's and it was great. Other recommended gear on here is good. Watch out for bad anchors, with weird hooks on the chains that steal ropes. Be very careful on top-rope and rappels. Otherwise, the many different types of crack on the climb make it a fantastic lead.

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