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Start in the back corner. Climb the left wall to a ledge. Bridge across the corner and climb the steep left wall coming back right to a resting place. Take a rising rightwards line to meet the second overlap and pull through to an abseil station.

Ticklists: Classic UK F7s.

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This climb is in 22 logbooks, and on 8 wishlists.

Training lap
Tomar - Lead rpt - 13/Sep/14 with Chris Scutt

Awesome route, dropped it on the last move of the flash and got it next time
chrisscutt - Lead RP - 13/Sep/14 with tomar

Hidden - Lead RP - 15/Jun/14

OS to 3 moves before belay. such a good route
brices - Lead dog - 05/Oct/13 with Kelly, Sash

Second go. Is cheddar soft or am I just strong? A bit scared the first round then psyched up and went for it second time. Some good shake outs between hardish climbing. Gunfighter next!
Tomar - Lead RP - 27/Jun/13 with Toby

tobydunford - Lead dog - 26/Jun/13 with Tomar

Hidden - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/13

1st RP. Really steady climbing all the way, hard to flash but all there once you have your sequence and agreed with Luke Skyscrape is the best of the 7b+'s. GUNFIGHTER NEXT...
eddieclimb - Lead RP - 12/Jun/13 with Tom Rogers

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 27/Nov/11 with Ed Heslam

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead dog - 08/Oct/11 with Sam Tucker

sam.sam.sam.ferguson - Lead dog - 03/Oct/11 with Marti Hallett

first go, warmest day at spacehunter ever.
Marti999 - Lead RP - 03/Oct/11 with Sam Ferguson

2nd try fell off at the last bolt as i missed an undercut 7b not as good as skyscrape
Luke Dawson - Lead RP - 01/Oct/11

_m.cox_ - Lead RP - 16/Jun/11 with Steve Winslow

Very Cold!!! 2nd go
westyb3 - Lead RP - 12/Apr/11 with Matt Cox

Good fun route. Very easy for 7b+. Loads easier than the one next to it
Ged Desforges - 2011

2nd best 7b+ in Ched !
James Marshall - Lead RP - Oct/10

Paul Robertson - Lead dog - 02/May/08 with Guy Percival

guy xavier percival - Lead rpt - 02/May/08 with paul

Paul Robertson - Lead dnf - 27/Apr/07 with Mark Courtiour

Richard White - Lead RP - Apr/07

Hidden - Lead β - Sep/06

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Hidden, Hidden, brices, lukeh, Billg, Hidden, colesy, Hidden

Total votes cast 19
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easy 7c0 of 10
hard 7b+0 of 10
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easy 7b+3 of 10
hard 7b1 of 10
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easy 7b0 of 10
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Style of ascent

Lead21 of 22 (95.5%)
Unknown1 of 22 (4.5%)

'Climbed'1 of 22 (4.5%)
clean O/S2 of 22 (9.1%)
clean β1 of 22 (4.5%)
clean rpt2 of 22 (9.1%)
clean RP10 of 22 (45.5%)
dogged5 of 22 (22.7%)
dnf1 of 22 (4.5%)