Pantagruel* HVS 5a
[Alex reaching for a good hold while breathing hard, 2 kb]12m.

Rockfax Description
12m. The parallel cracks give gruelling jamming that might well leave you panting. Starting up the right and finishing up the left is the easiest combination. © ROCKFAX

FA. Bill Tweedale 1966

Photo: Alex reaching for a good hold while breathing hard © grubes
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stratandrew - Lead dog - 09/Sep/15 with Dan O'Brien

Saddleworth Slog. Final climb, almost missed as wrong time showing on my watch!
Alex Thompson - Lead rpt - 28/Sep/14 with Sam Carey

Quick lead, Ian avoided the footjams!!
Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 03/Sep/14 with Ian BMW

kkris - Lead O/S - 31/Jul/14 with Graham

BikeClimbWalk - 2nd - 08/May/13 with Chris B

akhughes - 2nd - 05/Sep/12

Just Another Dave - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/12 with Atsuko & Penny

stratandrew - Lead RP - 10/Aug/12 with Steve Graham

The top tight hands/off fingers section gave me a good spanking!
Rob84 - Lead dog - 14/Jul/12 with Ben Wolstenholme

John Nuttall - Lead - 19/Jun/12 with John, Gwyn

Fleeter - Lead RP - 23/May/12

routes completely soaked and green, snowy as well, dont know why we bothered..
Sam Simpson - TR dnf - 28/Jan/12 with Christian Turford

g1m147 - 2nd - 2012 with Mick.

Oh god I cannae jam...
Hardonicus - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/11 with Alex Thompson

Awesome foot & hand jams all the way up.
Alex Thompson - Lead rpt - 01/Jun/11 with Vix, Haydn Martin

vix - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/11 with Alex, Haydn

ste_d - Lead rpt - 19/May/11 with mik

mattnuttall - Lead O/S - 19/Apr/11 with Matt Heyes

gingerwolf - Lead O/S - 03/Aug/10

mattnuttall - 2nd rpt - 17/Jun/10 with Alan Holden

Hidden - Lead dog - Jun/10

plastichead - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/10 with Max

Hidden - TR - 12/Sep/09

ste_d - TR rpt - 10/Sep/09 with shunt

ste_d - TR rpt - 04/Jul/09 with shunt

ste_d - TR rpt - 13/Jun/09 with shunt

Stig - 2nd O/S - 09/May/09 with Greg

Bit of a ladder route with straightforward vertical hand & foot cracks (but maybe I cheated a little by using both cracks at once...?)
Alex Thompson - TR O/S - 25/Jun/08 with Ed?

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/08

mattnuttall - 2nd rpt - 05/Jun/08 with Alan Holden

Howard J - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/07 with Aidan Raftery

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/06

Carl Smethurst - Lead dnf - 09/May/04 with Ian Pickles

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2004

uphillnow - Jun/93

Mike led
Chris Ellis - 2nd - 07/Sep/91 with Mike Wardle, Dan Morgan

Total votes cast 26
hard E10 of 9
E10 of 9
easy E10 of 9
hard HVS0 of 9
HVS8 of 9
easy HVS0 of 9
hard VS1 of 9
VS0 of 9
easy VS0 of 9
hard 5b0 of 9
5b0 of 9
easy 5b0 of 9
hard 5a0 of 9
5a8 of 9
easy 5a0 of 9
hard 4c1 of 9
4c0 of 9
easy 4c0 of 9
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