This 12th edition guidebook to the renowned climbing area in Frankenjura has recently been updated with new routes as of June 2021. The author, Sebastian Schwertner, has thoroughly researched and carefully crafted the guidebook, providing precise descriptions of each ascent and detailed area maps and topos. The guidebook covers 6100 routes across 584 pages, featuring the Leinleitertal, Wiesenttal, Gößweinstein, Püttlachtal, Weihersbachtal, Klumpertal, Ailsbachtal, Paradiestal, Kaiserbachtal, Scheßlitzer areas, Staffelberg, Kleinziegenfelder Tal, Bärental and the Zillertal.
In addition to some corrections, the guidebook also includes QR codes of the starting points, as well as GPS coordinates of the rocks and associated parking lots, so climbers can easily locate their destinations. The guidebook is adorned with stunning climbing photos from various talented photographers.
Included with the guidebook is a free three-year application download code for iOS and Android, provided by the Vertical-Life team. If there are any queries about the app, climbers can directly contact the Vertical-Life team for assistance.