Beautifull area in the part of Luxembourg known as "little Switzerland".
The area has great climbing on sandstone cliffs usually only one pitch. many cracks, some face and some beautiful chimneys. maximum height is under 50 meters
The wooded surroundings look like fauns and leprechauns might have climbed here yesterday.
the season for this area excludes winter, it gets too cold and itīs wonderful in the summer due to tree shade and nearly constant wind.
due to overcrowding and abuse on part of some climbers, climbing here is now only possible with a permit, one can book a permit in advance with the ministry of tourism, follow the links with the title "escalade" on this webpage http://www.mev.etat.lu/ where you can download a pdf or word form for requesting the permit. please observe the signs in the area before climbing, the most important regulations for the area are printed on them in english and in frech. the area is policed on a regular basis.
camping in the area is prohibited, use one of the pay camp sites in the berdorf area
|Nearest town or city:||Echternach|
|Directions:||ask at the tourism center in berdorf for directions on how to arrive.|
|Latitude, Longitude:||49.83128, 6.34400|
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