This is a very large climbing area with tons of routes. The climbs are typically a bit short (between 20 and 50 feet) but due to the vastness of the routes, there's everything from UIAA 2 or 3 up to 9+. Obviously there is a great variety of climbing. Also, the rock quality ranges from super hard and compact to chossy. For that reason, this area has many sections (mostly those in the Annasteinseite area) which aren't very good. The Klettergarten is broken up into 3 main sections: Annasteinseite, Dragonerwand, and Landrichterseite.
From the A73, take the Buttenheim exit and head towards Ebermannstadt. Drive through Gunzendorf and up to Frankendorf. The GPS coordinates point to the village of Frankendorf. The three main area descriptions provide directions from here.
Climb the dihedral to the right of Schusterplattn up to a ledge and your first bolt. If you look closely you'll see another bolt directly above the first and immediately below the roof which I don't really recommend you clip as it will really increase the rope drag. Continue left from here to the 2nd bolt (assuming you didn't clip the actual 2nd bolt), reach the ledge and continue up and right, following the bolted crack up several more blocks to a ring anchor.I found the climbing very "old styl...[more]Browse More Classics in International