This area is very similar to Bärensteine: short approaches, easy access, and relatively small peaks.  Several peaks are a popular choice for introductory courses and families, but you can also find a handful of routes in the highest end of the scale.  A downside is that, with some exceptions, peaks need a long time to dry out after rain and thus remain humid throughout the year.  Climbs are usually short (~ 10 to 20 meters) but with a lot of variety: it’s a great place to practice chimneys, dihedrals,friction slabs, and jamming.  Two highlights not to miss are the Nonne and the Rauensteinturm.

Currently I have topos for 3 peaks in this area:

  1. Nonne
  2. Rauensteinturm
  3. Dreifreundestein

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s