Limestone – not very sharp. Good Variety and often with pockets.
Mostly single pitch sport climbing, but not always good protected. Nuts and slings can be very useful.
Please respect signs and zoning list
The Frankenjura covers a big area, It depends where you want to climb and where you want to have your "base camp". The main city Nürnberg in the south west offers airport and railway connections to many crags. Public transport: VGN is your only option.
These are the important railway stations for this area:
Then you have to change to bus or bicycle. E.g. pegnitz valley could good reached by R3.
But some areas are poorly connected with public transport (not much has happened since the medieval ages). Most people will have car to travel around.
The website of the Tourismuszentrale Fränkische Schweiz lists all camp grounds.
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