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Am Herrgottschroffen (Jesus Rock)

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Am Herrgottschroffen (Jesus Rock) Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 2,323'
Location: 47.4827, 11.0453 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Shawn Heath, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Forestvonsinkafinger on Oct 21, 2009
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A stratified conglomerate of river-rock, may be limestone with various stone aggregate. The routes are short but fun. Am Herrgottschroffen translates as "abrupt man of God," referring to the nativity scene you abruptly come across as you climb "Klassiker." This is why many Americans have come to know it as Jesus Rock.

The bolts here show surface rust, no worries though, they are thick steel eye bolts that are mortared into the rock. The Romans may have installed them, so they are still bomber.

Getting There 

From Kaserne AST, go north toward the Kramer on Aussere Maxamilianstrasse, and turn left on Breitenauer strasse. Go past the Geiger teknik factory and follow the road straight after it turns into gravel all the way to the crag (just before a footbridge).

Climbing Season

For the Germany area.

Weather station 3.1 miles from here

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