Röthelfels 16 - Knirbelweg Rock Climbing
This sector has lots of routes in the UIAA 6 range, with a couple 5s and a 7- also. There are routes which climb the face using the vast amount of pockets, some which follow cracks, and some which follow chimneys. This sector can get somewhat crowded, especially since it's the first sector you come to from the parking lot if you go straight up the hill. The forest keeps the bottom portion of the cliff shaded, but due to the height of the wall (up to 30m - bring a 70m rope) you leave the shade of the trees and stay in the sun for a while.
From the parking lot, cross the street and head uphill on the path. The path goes pretty much straight uphill to the wall. If you continue straight uphill, you should come to Daniel. From there, head right for about 50m.
Climbing Season For the Frankenjura area.
Weather station 20.6 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
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Featured Route For Röthelfels 16 - Knirbelweg
Gerade R1 (Direct R1) 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Begin on a block above your belayer and climb the dihedral using the crack and pockets. Clip the first bolt and continue out the dihedral. If you managed to make it this far, the chance of you realizing the R rating is pretty low, but keep climbing up the easier rock to your second bolt, which is so high above your first bolt that a fall from here would be a grounder from about 30 feet. Continue up the easy climbing through one more bolt. At a stance at the next bolt continue straight up through...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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