Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
West of CCC trail/Talus
Select Route:
2nd Wind 
Bachelor-ete 
Back Scratcher 
Brave Heart 
Bubble Bee 
Cory's Problem 
Easy Life 
Finger Pillar 
Fist Fight 
Flux Boulder Classic 
Flux Warm-up 
Fully Aroused 
Funeral Service 
Gills Booger 
Groggy 
Influx 
Lip-enstein 
Long Arm John 
Mixed, But Not Stirred 
Murder for Midgets 
Orgasm Arete 
Pedestal, The 
Piano, The 
Pulling Downs 
Purple Heart 
Purple Roof 
Red Slab 
Sea of Purple 
Sketch Slab 
Slab of Doom 
Sticky Arete 
Still Sleeping 
Summer Lovin' 
Undertaker Arete, The 
Unnamed 
White Vein 
Z's Arete 
Z's Face 

Sea of Purple 

Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Ian CB or Old School
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 349
Submitted By: Rock Warrior Films on Sep 25, 2011

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
The Start

Description 

Start on the block below the roof and climb out the left side on cool holds. There is a definitive thrutchy crux getting to the lip. Could be easier for the taller.


Location 

Walk up the CCC trail and once you reach the first cliff band head left into the talus about 100yards and look for the roofy boulder. The roof faces west.


Protection 

A few pads. Falls of the last move were violent for me and the landing is not perfect.



Photos of Sea of Purple Slideshow Add Photo
Into the crux sequence
Into the crux sequence
Sticking the thrutch move.
Sticking the thrutch move.
Comments on Sea of Purple Add Comment
Show which comments
By Rock Warrior Films
Sep 25, 2011

Thanks for posting this roof Remo!

By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Sep 26, 2011
rating: V5 6C

No problem man, nice work cleaning it up.

By Mr. Mix
From: Sauk City, WI
Oct 29, 2012
rating: V5 6C

Pretty fun little problem. New beta definitely made this easier than V7. Used a left foot cam low to reach good hold statically on the lip. Easier and much less committing than Ian's original beta.