Gain a ledge from the left, then follow a line of layaways until a traverse left leads to a shakeout. Blast through the steep section above on undercuts to reach some good holds and a final tricky move.

Ticklists: 20 Routes For 2017.


ClimberDateStyle
tobydunford 16/Oct Lead RP

A very quick ascent, partner arrived 30 minutes before sunset i thought all was lost. Alas the light from the Costa coffee car park and winds from storm Ophelia helped me grasp that final little crimp - great final route of the post work climbing season 2017. Huge credit goes out to Dave for his boundless light optimism. Loving the joint send! Really excellent climbing in a great position - the Lion surely is Cheddars' best climbing?

with Dave the Lion
derico 16/Oct Lead RP

The main man Toby says it all in his send notes. Great climb, keeps going till the final hold. Awesome to get a post work team send in before the season comes to a close!

tobydunford 13/Oct Lead dog
with Dave the Lion
Andy Smallwood 12/Oct Lead RP
Luke Dawson 05/Oct Lead RP
tobydunford 22/Sep Lead dog
with Dave
patrickcd 14/Sep Lead dog
with Steve
patrickcd 01/Sep Lead dog
with Eric
Lisa P 26/Aug 2nd dog

First time working it. Had 3 goes, did all the moves apart from the crux.

with james n
james n 26/Aug TR dog

Managed to climb it in two overlapping halves on toprope. It will go but will take a couple more sessions

james n 20/Aug TR dog

Worked all the moves on a toprope, all doable. The moves through the undercuts felt draining. Keen to get back on it when fresh.

John_Beesley 19/Aug Lead dog

Such a great line. Dropped last move to small crimp before chain on 2nd go! Gutted!

with Maddie Colledge
W d c 19/Aug Lead dog

Fell off move into corner at start . Pulled up climbed to left hand side pull, worked next moves into undercut three attempts. Worked moves across on undercuts three attempts. Worked moves from left hand undercut to top three attempts.

with Dan Cook
W d c 19/Aug Lead dnf

Climbed to undercuts unable to clip. Grabbed clip and worked undercut moves six attempts.

with Dan Cook
W d c 19/Aug Lead dog

Climbed to blocky holds above undercuts, too pumped to clip. Climbed from undercuts to top, twice.

with Dan Cook
patrickcd 15/Aug Lead dog
ericinbristol 15/Aug TR dog

2nd time on the route. First time was a couple of years ago. I didn't remember anything. Pleased to do all the moves. Time to start working it on lead.

with Sean
patrickcd 04/Aug Lead dog
just one more 27/Jul Lead RP

Good conditions, cool and windy, felt good

with Patrick
just one more 13/Jul Lead dog

Training and a bit more refinement

with Patrick
patrickcd 13/Jul Lead dog
with Steve
just one more 10/Jul Lead dog

First session for a while,best it's felt

with Dan Birkby
pezzerrr 06/Jun Lead RP
Garrouli 24/May Lead dog

Fell off a couple of moves from the finish on the RP - standard affair.

with Matt Williams
Hidden 24/May Lead rpt
Tom Corras 20/Apr Lead
John_Beesley 18/Mar Lead dog

Sad not to get RP today but will definitely come back! Hard right to the last move!!!

DorsetGareth 27/Nov/16 Lead RP
just one more 10/Nov/16 Lead dog
with Patrick
afrosam 09/Oct/16 Lead RP
with Ash
Hidden 09/Oct/16 Lead RP
anthony henry 02/Oct/16 Lead RP

Great route, best I've done on lion rock

with tomar
tom106 25/Sep/16 Lead RP

came off at the start on the flash. 2nd go - punter.

with Ant
richsmithinbristol 26/Aug/16 Lead dog

Got through crux then boxed!

richsmithinbristol 17/Aug/16 Lead dog

Remembered the moves from last year, but still only done in two sections. Must. get. stronger.

Hidden 14/Aug/16 Lead RP
brices 27/Jul/16 Lead β

Good fight on this one, Cheers for the beta Remus

with Remus
Hidden 27/Jul/16 Lead RP
Hidden 23/Jul/16 Lead dog
Hidden 21/Jul/16 Lead RP
chrisscutt 13/Jul/16 Lead RP
with sam
Billg 10/Jul/16 Lead RP
with Will Calvert
just one more 07/Jul/16 TR dog

Cool route,quite straightforward but equally pretty draining

with will909
Kris suriyo 03/Jul/16 Lead RP

Should have onsight it. 2 attempt, feel very soft.

with Paul
Wise 07/Jun/16 Lead RP

Surprisingly good. Took a lot longer than it should of as once I'd worked it out none of the moves seemed that hard. Getting the small crimp with the right hand is the key to getting through the bulge.

with Matt
DorsetGareth 02/Jun/16 Lead dog
Hugobristol 16/Feb/16 Lead dog

Felt hard but doable i guess. Didnt manage one or two moves this go.

with Liam
piken 31/Oct/15 -
with Andy
ericinbristol 10/Oct/15 TR dnf
richsmithinbristol 29/Aug/15 Lead dog

Climbed in 2 sections. Need some fitness now!

richsmithinbristol 09/Aug/15 Lead dog

Undercut sequence will work in the end!

eddieclimb 09/Aug/14 Lead RP

Finally ;-), it's safe to say I've never had to spend 5 sessions on a 7b+!!! Let's just keep it short and say this is easily 7c and not even close to the lower grade. Some really good moves, shame about the desperate small crimp in the middle... loved the moves on the upper wall! pleased to finally get this one :)

_m.cox_ 29/Jun/14 Lead RP
with Al Sarhan
Szymon Dziukiewicz ??/2014 -
Hidden 09/Jul/13 TR dog
Hidden 12/Aug/12 Lead dog
James Marshall 09/Jul/12 Lead RP

Good sustained route. The crucial tiny crimp over the roof looks solid for the time-being.

with Tomar
Tomar 09/Jul/12 Lead RP

Great route! Glad to be able to get it.

with James m.
Chubbard 27/Jun/12 TR dnf

nails

with Tomar
Jordan B 31/May/12 Lead RP

2nd go. Stupid route..

Hidden 22/Nov/11 Lead dog
3 Names 20/Nov/11 TR dog
with Nick
Didymus 22/Sep/11 TR dog

Not any time soon; couldn't do the undercut moves at the bulge. Last move felt desperate also.

with Rich
richiebongo 22/Sep/11 Lead dog

Draw to draw. Must get stronger.

with Jon Didymus
Hidden ?/Aug/11 Lead dog
westyb3 14/Jul/11 Lead RP

2nd go.

with Alan Sarhan
willbatho 12/Apr/11 Lead dog
Hidden 12/Apr/11 Lead dog
Hidden 26/Mar/11 Lead RP
_m.cox_ 20/Mar/11 Lead RP
Tom Heslam ?/Mar/11 Lead RP

hard sequence

with Rosea
gazhbo ??/2011 Lead RP
Hidden 25/Sep/10 Lead RP
Paul Robertson 05/Aug/10 Lead dog

Day 3 - no real progress.

with Andy
Paul Robertson 03/Aug/10 Lead dog
Mike Goldthorp 24/Jul/10 Lead RP

Fell on undercuts in bulge on the onsight, not surprised cos that move is desperate - BIG lock off the undercut! Dogged to the top to clock sequence n got it next go, chuffed!

Paul Robertson 21/Jul/10 Lead dog

Worked all the moves. One RP go - got as far as the two big undercuts.

Luke d 21/Mar/10 Lead dog

found this not to hard but rather frustraing also a bit easy for the grade i think 7b

Ricky Rocks 18/Sep/09 Lead RP
marric ?/Apr/09 Lead β
with Andy Sharp
guy xavier percival 18/Mar/09 Lead RP
with paul
Kev Little ??/2009 Lead RP
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