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Sven Slab
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Always & Forever T,S 
Black Death T 
Cakewalk S,TR 
Changes in Attitude T,S 
Changes in Longitude T 
Chute, The T,S 
Crawl of the Wild, The T 
Direct Hop S 
Ego Trip S,TR 
Hippity Hop S 
I Sinkso T 
Mouse Tracks T 
Nit Nat  T,S,TR 
One for the Road T 
Over the Hill T 
Peaches and Cream T 
Quaker Oats S 
Top Line T 
Unknown T,S 

Direct Hop 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Peterslug on Dec 27, 2012

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Description 

Begin at the the thin face directly below two bolts. A crimpy and balancy clip for bolt 2 (the crux of the climb). After bolt 2 the route eases considerably by joining with Hippity Hop.

Location 

Just right of Hippity Hop. Bolted line approx 20' left of bolted line of Nit Nat.

Protection 

Bolts, 2 bolt anchor shared with Hippity Hop


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By Hugo Almanza
From: Phoenix,AZ
Mar 17, 2014

Direct hop is right and down of Quaker Oats about fifty feet in the Nit Nat area, and just right of the chimney that separates nit nat and direct hop. It's on a large detached flake climbing invisible crimps and divots; one of the best thin face climbs in the area. There is another climb that's similar on sven slab left of black death that follows two bolts and hits a arching horizontal crack followed by another bolt to anchors.