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Table of contents

1. Pottensteiner Wand 8 routes in Crag

Sport and Aid

Long/Lat: 11.413755, 49.770737

Unique Features And Strengths:

a 40m North face in the middle of a village will distinguish this from most crags we came across so far.


Grades range from 6+ to 9 and almost all the climbs deserve stars. a lot of the climbs are by Stefan Löw.

Access Issues:

The crag is not on but above private property. the owners are afraid of rocks hitting, so be really careful and watch loose rock!


Drive into Pottenstein, and Park reasonable in town, the crag is hard to miss.GPS: 11.41383, 49.77079

Ethic: inherited from Fränkische Schweiz
  • Park considerately (tractor should be able to pass also at weekend) -Sport, some to be backed up with natural pro
RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Pottensteiner Weg 5+ A1 Aid
2 * Unnamed 1 9+ Sport
3 * Bog Wall 9- Sport
4 * Zeitreise 8 Sport
5 * Grunbauer Gedenkweg 6+ Sport
6 * Direkter Ausstieg 7+ Sport
7 Direkter Grünbauer Gedenkweg 5+ A1 Aid
8 Erlanger Weg 5+ A1 Aid

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
5+ A1 Direkter Grünbauer Gedenkweg Aid
Erlanger Weg Aid
Pottensteiner Weg Aid
6+ * Grunbauer Gedenkweg Sport
7+ * Direkter Ausstieg Sport
8 * Zeitreise Sport
9- * Bog Wall Sport
9+ * Unnamed 1 Sport