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Wise Guy 

Hueco: V4+ Font: 6B+

Type:  Boulder, 14'
Original:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
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Submitted By: Joe M. on Nov 22, 2013

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Start sitting matched on good sloper a foot or two to the left of the tree. Move up and right to another good sloper, match it and then throw straight up for the lip (try to hit above a small notch in the arete for full value). Mantle to topout. AVOID moving right to easier climbing when going for the lip. #7 in the beta photos.


right side of main face


pads on rock landing and spot to avoid hitting the tree

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By B-Mkll Mackall
From: Bozeman, MT
Nov 26, 2013
rating: V4 6B

A small two-finger crimp makes the second sloper match feel MUCH more manageable
By MaxMonn
From: Providence, RI
Aug 9, 2015
rating: V4+ 6B+

Really cool and definitely overlooked problem. high right foot cammed in a jug for the final move makes it easier

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