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Table of contents

1. Pottensteiner Wand 8 routes in Crag

Summary:
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.

Description:

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!

Approach:

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

Ethic: inherited from Nördliche Fränkische Alb

The limestone is soft - please clean your shoes from dirt in order to avoid polished handholds and steps. Don't toprope directly through bolt - use your own carabiner.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 Pottensteiner Weg 5+ A1Aid
2 * Unnamed 1 9+Sport
3 * Bog Wall 9-Sport
4 * Zeitreise 8Sport
5 * Grunbauer Ged. Weg 6+Sport
6 * Direkter Ausstieg 7+Sport
7 Girekter Grunbauer Ged. Weg 5+ A1Aid
8 Erlanger Weg 5+ A1Aid

2. Index by grade

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