Activities on this crag
Climbing has been limited!
Following Sectors are closed due to bird breeding on specified times:
- Pottensteiner Wand 15th March - 31th May
- Dohlenloch 1st of October - 31st of March
- Trautner Gedenkwand 1st of Feb - 30th of June
Due to wild life please leave the forests one hour before sunset.
This crag is located along the Püttlach-Valley eastward of "Pottenstein". Go to "Pottenstein" which is signed already from the motor way and follow the signs towards "Bayreuth". In town there's a street opposite of a supermarket (NORMA) which leads to the signposted "Waldcafé". Take that road and leave your car at the parking to your right after 170 meters.
All sectors are located on both sides of the river.
Cross the bridge and turn right after 50 meters. Go ahead for a few meters, the wall is to your left.
Cross the bridge and turn left onto the street (Lohrgässchen). After 30 meters keep right beside the two houses and pass the fire wood stacks. After about 300 meters the sector is visible to your right.
Trautner Gedenkwand & Waldcafé:
Continue following the street towards the café (Waldcafé). Cross the river immediately befor the café. After 80 meters turn hard left onto a Hiking trail up the hill. Further 80 meters ahead look for a foot path straight up the hill to your right leading to "Trautner Gedenkwand".
About 80 meters before you reach "Trautner Ged.Wand" take a trail leftwards leading along the hillside to get to sector "Waldcafé".
Streichelzoo & Riedl Gedenkwand:
Continue following the street towards the café (Waldcafé). Cross the river immediately befor the café. After 80 meters turn hard left onto a Hiking trail up the hill and stay on the trail with the green dot sign. After 410 meters turn right onto a forest road and follow that road for about 80 meters. "Streichelzoo" is to your left. To get to "Riedl Gedenkwand" go ahead the hiking trail with the green dot sign for further 90 meters. The sector is to your right accessible by a small path.
Continue following the street towards the café (Waldcafé). Cross the river via the bridge 420 meters after you've passed the Café. Turn left and take the right hiking trail up the hill soon. Go ahead and turn left onto the forest road after 200 meters. Follow that road until you reach a knoll after further 200 meters. The Sector is to your right, take a footpath.
Go to "Trierer Wand", pass the sector and go ahead the forest road for 280 meters. You can spot the tower from the road.
For the next Sectors follow the road eastwards towards the café:
"Adamsfels" is to your left after 930 meters above a bench.
"Predigstuhl" is to your left after 1.35 km, take a small foot path for 70 meters.
"Glawewand" is to your left after 1.55 km, take a footpath for 100 meters.
To get to "Bleisteinwand" cross the river after 2 km and take a foot path straight up the hill leading to the wall after further 120 meters.