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Wisdom A.K.A. The Best Boulder Problem In Evergreen 

The Razor 

Hueco: V8 Font: 7B PG13

   
Type:  Boulder, 15'
Consensus:  Hueco: V8- Font: 7B [details]
FA: Jason Baker
New Route: Yes
Season: Good most of the year. Summer can be hot at this wall.
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Submitted By: Luke Childers on Jun 24, 2009
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Description 

Start with either a gaston with your (L) or crimp the obvious face hold with your (R)? Power up and into a small sharp crimp with you (L) and then chose your foot position carefully while gaining just the right leverage to make the long, powerful and committing move to a far away crimp located up and to the right. Quickly gain a nice left hand flake and work your way on top of a small ledge system caped by a left leaning crack and a bulge.

To finish climb up and left into a shallow scoop. Continue up and left via the easiest way onto the slab above.

Nice work Jason. Impressive send!!


Location 

Located on the left side of "The Wisdom Wall" just before you head hard up slop and into a bunch of bushes and trees. Referring to the photo beta would be best.


Protection 

A few pads and a least one spotter.



Photos of The Razor Slideshow Add Photo
Jason celebrates the the classic F.A. before moving onto the (H.B.) mental crux that awaits him!!!!
Jason celebrates the the classic F.A. before movin...
Luke coming up with the send and another bloody middle finger from this masterpiece of pain!!  What a great line.  I love it!!
Luke coming up with the send and another bloody mi...
Jason crushing the F.A. on his own problem "The Razor."  Sick hard moves!!
Jason crushing the F.A. on his own problem "The Ra...
Jason positioning his left hand on the sharp left crimp just before full committal on his F.A. of "The Razor."
Jason positioning his left hand on the sharp left ...
Jason working an open project at "The Wisdom Wall."  Great work that day, man!!
Jason working an open project at "The Wisdom Wall....
Photo beta for the "Wisdom Wall" as of 9-21-09.
BETA PHOTO: Photo beta for the "Wisdom Wall" as of 9-21-09.
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By Luke Childers
Jun 27, 2009

This line has also been fully cleaned and is ready for action. But beware... it has one supper sharp move on it that kinda sinks up on you and before you know it your tips are bleeding!! It's a four try and then move on kinda project. It can definitely end ones day earlier than probably expected. But it's fun climbing and worth the effort.

By half-pad-mini-jug
From: crauschville
Jun 30, 2009
rating: V7 7A+ PG13

Thanks Luke, that was one of the funnest days of climbing I've had in a while! You gotta stick that move!!

By Luke Childers
Jul 1, 2009

That was a sick day man. You crushed the whole town. Now I have got to update "The Wisdom Walls" route info. Because you made sure that "The Razor" was a project no more. Just plain animal!!

By Luke Childers
Jul 10, 2009

I have sent "The Razor" twice now, and it's still a hard line, man. So good!! I still think it's V8, people!!

By Andrew Vojslavek
Aug 26, 2010
rating: V8 7B PG13

Super nice line. Would be four stars with friendlier holds. The top out just adds another star, tall, easy, but committing.

By rnichols
Apr 9, 2012

Sorry guys and gals, the second hold broke last week, but it is not any harder, still just as sharp though! Happy sending.