Mescalito 7c
[Where be that climber?, 2 kb]A photogenic sport route at the far right hand side of "The Bluff". Use a few wires or a long "stick clip" to reach the 1st bolt. Steady climbing up the arete and you will arrive at the boulder problem crux. A balancy move into a good left hand pocket followed by the crux moves lead you to a slopey ledge. Move leftwards and upwards to a BB.

Ticklists: Cheddar Sevens.

Photo: Where be that climber? © Stanners
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This climb is in 48 logbooks, and on 14 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/Sep/15

One inch from the onsite. O well.
jackgriffiths - Lead RP - Aug/15

Really exposed. 1 rp
anthony henry - Lead RP - 02/May/15 with Chris

chrisscutt - Lead RP - 02/May/15 with ant

LucasHarazin - Lead RP - 19/Apr/15 with Andy

Hidden - Lead dnf - 22/Mar/15

Cheese Monkey - TR dog - 29/Dec/14 with Eric

just one more - TR dog - 29/Nov/14 with ericinbristol

just one more - TR dog - 15/Nov/14 with ericinbristol

tobydunford - Lead RP - 16/Sep/14 with Oli

tobydunford - Lead RP - 16/Sep/14 with Oli

tobydunford - Lead dog - 09/Sep/14 with Oli

Garrouli - Lead RP - 29/Jun/14 with Matt Williams

Pippa - Lead RP - 12/Jun/14 with Jamie Thornley

mountain_jay - Lead RP - 12/Jun/14 with Pippa Froggatt

Soaked up the beta, and joined the send train! Got the heart going above the penultimate clip.
DorsetGareth - Lead RP - 11/Jun/14

2nd lead atmpt
Rosea Day - Lead RP - 19/Apr/14 with Jerome Gill

Hidden - Lead RP - 09/Mar/14

Top-roped clean then 2 failed red-point attempts.
richiebongo - TR RP - 11/Dec/13 with Jon Didymus

Hidden - Lead dog - 13/Nov/13

Finally- after various attempts spread over 8 years. Short hard sequence. Felt like 7c
guy xavier percival - Lead RP - 24/Oct/13 with paul

Hidden - Lead - 08/Jun/13

2nd go felt pretty steady once you know the moves
brices - Lead RP - 12/Aug/12 with Andy Brice

found this desperate but then i thought i was on rave party
richiebongo - Lead dnf - 06/May/12 with Nick Smith, Jon Didymus

Another failed flash attempt, second go.
Tris.w - Lead RP - 22/Mar/12 with Duma

Hidden - Lead RP - 12/Nov/11

2nd 7c(ish)
Tomar - Lead RP - 30/Aug/11 with "Brosky"

Hidden - TR dog - 16/Aug/11

1st rp. Soft but spectacular position.
eddy-on-the-rocks - Lead RP - 15/Jul/11 with max

Very bouldery crux. 5th go.
Stefan Kruger - Lead RP - 10/Jul/11 with Sarah Kruger

Hidden - Lead β - 30/Jun/11

very soft for 7c & the difficulty is pretty short lived. good but not that good
Dan Jenkin - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11 with Rosea Day, Tom Heslam

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 19/Jun/11 with Dan Jenkin, Rosea

7b? If this was by the road it wouldn't get any more than that. Scrappy route but great position
Ged Desforges - 2011

Cowflinger - Lead RP - 06/Nov/10 with Pete Lewis

2nd go today. Had one go a few months ago. Pretty soft.
Richard Hall - Lead RP - 04/Oct/10 with Howard

Got first red point - Easy for grade, difficulties only short, prob 7b+
eddieclimb - Lead RP - 22/Aug/10 with Rebecca Edwards

I eventually managed all the moves with 'Gaz' belaying. Not particularly inspiring but alright for the route. I would say it is harder than the 7b+ that I have done, but I equally think those have been a bit easy...tough to grade for me now.
archiecb - Lead dog - 22/May/10

First RP. With Wendy and Tom
colesy - Lead RP - 03/May/10

Billg - Lead RP - 18/Apr/10 with Paul Rogers

1st rp
marric - Lead RP - 21/Mar/10 with Andy Sharp

gazhbo - Lead RP - 2010

Kev Little - Lead O/S - 2010

westyb3 - Lead - Sep/09 with Matt Cox

Ricky Rocks - Lead RP - 24/Jan/09

steve_yo - Lead RP - Jan/09 with Rick hard Rock

_m.cox_ - Lead RP - Oct/08 with Ben West

7b/+? Use a slopey (instead of a nasty) undercut to make the crux clip.
Paz - Lead RP - 18/Dec/05 with FM

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
DavidBarraclough, derico, EyebrowTom, Dan Savory, DrGav, jamie_m, Ade7

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