The Sea is a Brown Paper Bag*** 7b+

Rockfax Description
A great route which is a top-end 7b+ and shorties may find it 7c. The initial wall is technical and the break gives only a poor rest. Steeper ground above leads to a final thin wall. A hard left-hand finish is Recycled, 7c. © ROCKFAX

FA. Simon Nadin 1986

Ticklists: Classy Peak Lime 7a to 7b+, Peak Sport 3 Star Routes 6c+-7c+, World Graded List, Peak limestone north graded list - sport.

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This climb is in 33 logbooks, and on 14 wishlists.

Hidden - Lead - 11/Aug/15

felt about the same grade as toys for the boys
Toby Dunn - Lead RP - 25/Jul/15 with Rupert Davies

Tophe - Lead RP - 26/Jun/15 with Tom Adams

skygodley - Lead RP - 14/Oct/14 with SarahM

Hidden - TR dog - Jul/14

Ethan - Lead O/S - 23/Jun/14 with Don Walker

ejected - 2013

Hidden - Lead RP - 29/Mar/12

Hidden - 2012

A fantastic route. Wobbled a bit after the roof but held it together.
Andrew Barker - Lead RP - 09/Sep/11 with Chris Taylor

Got close despite feeling shaky and tired.
Andrew Barker - Lead dog - 02/Sep/11 with Chris Taylor

Adam Long - Lead RP - 25/Aug/11 with Neil 'Nige' Kershaw

2nd go
gregoritos - Lead RP - 23/Jul/11

Hidden - Lead RP - 26/Jun/11

dominic lee - Lead RP - 11/Jun/11 with nathan lee

marcpontin - Lead rpt - Jun/11 with huw

Hidden - Lead RP - 28/May/11

Brilliant route. Struggled last year on middle section, good to see progress. Fell off the last move last week, 1st proper go today.
Ian Broome - Lead - 28/May/11 with Nick

steve_biczyk - Lead RP - May/11 with Keith Clarke

Rich Kirby - Lead RP - 16/Apr/11 with Ruth

Brilliant route; pretty tough for the grade,
goi.ashmore - Lead RP - 08/Aug/10 with Nick Willis

Hidden - Lead RP - 25/Jul/10

Brilliant climbing, going to take a few goes but keen to get back on it. Seeping in middle which wasn't ideal
Ian Broome - TR dog - 29/Mar/10 with Nick

J_Clark - 13/Sep/09

kristian - Lead RP - 31/Aug/09

Hidden - AltLd RP - 2009

craig d - May/08

robyn1 - 2007

Boy - 2006

Tom Briggs - Jagged Globe - Lead rpt - 08/Jun/05 with Nic Sellers

sadams - Lead - 17/Jul/99 with John Boyle

Billg - Lead RP - Jun/94 with Phil McAllistair

Hidden - Lead dog - 16/Jun/92

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
MYox, Ash Sayers, stp, macgowand, Gambit, Stig, Nom, skygodley

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