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Access issues inherited from Frankenjura Nord

Seasonal closures for protected birds

Zoning concept

  • Zone 1: NO climbing
  • Zone 2: climbing on existing routes
  • Zone 3: new route possible

Please respect signs and zoning list


drive from Burggrub towards oberngrub, about 200m after the last houses of Burggrub you will find a dirtroad turning left. park here somewhere and walk it, at every fork turn uphill untill (it turns right, then left) you can see the block to your right. a few meters of scrambling will lead you to the bottom of Rotenstein. GPS: 11.13520, 49.86940

Ethic inherited from Frankenjura Nord

  • 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.
  • Clean chalk and tickmarks with a brush.
  • Don't leave toilet paper
  • Pick up rubbish
  • No noise
  • No camp fire and bivvy
  • Park considerately (tractor should be able to pass also at weekend)
  • Smoking in the forests is forbidden from 1. march til 31. october by law.
  • No publishing of boulder blocks


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Grade Route

FFA: M. Bock, 2011

FFA: M. Bock, 2011

Starts on House of Shock, goes left and finishes on The Elder Statesman

FFA: Markus Bock, 2014

FFA: M. Bock, 2012

FFA: M. Bock, 2002

FFA: W. Güllich

FA: T. Rockstroh & G. Vollrath, 1912

FA: K. Thon, 1955

FFA: N. Bätz, 1991

used to be an old Flipper Fitz Boulder Problem and was graded (Fb 7a)

FFA: S. Gschwendtner, 1983

you can add a sitstart, named Black Angel (Fb 7b+)

FFA: M. Scheel, 1985

FFA: M. Bock, 2011

FFA: W. Güllich, 1985

FA: H. Teufel, 1928

FFA: H. Seidel, 1989

FFA: B. Faber, 1996

the left of the two slabs and well worthwile! dort worry about the space to the chain, if you manage to sneak your way up the wall you will be cruising the top!


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