Climbing area Am Bähnchen

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In the Bestwig climbing area, a disused limestone quarry, 25 routes have been set up on the 22-35 m high rock faces.

Klettergebiet in Bestwig


Climbing area Am Bähnchen

Am Bähnchen

59909 Bestwig

Telefon: 02902-9499253



The vertical main wall (20-28 m) offers routes in the medium difficulty range (6th to 8th degree), the inclined slab with an easier degree of difficulty has a wall height of approx. 30 m.

Parking facilities

From Bestwig take the L776 in the direction of Ramsbeck. After approx. 900 meters there is a parking lot on the left-hand side of the road (opposite is a cemetery). A few meters from the parking lot, a footpath goes steeply downhill towards the Valme river. After the pedestrian bridge, follow the gravel path to the right (upstream). After approx. 600 meters, there is an information board about the climbing area on the left-hand side of the path. The climbing crag is directly to the right.

A second parking area is located in the street "Am Bähnchen" near the sports field. From here, follow the gravel path for approx. 900 m to the climbing area.

If you notice any danger spots (e.g. loose pitons), please report them to the DAV Hochsauerland,

Main opening times:

Sunday opened
Monday opened
Tuesday opened
Wednesday opened
Thursday opened
Friday opened
Saturday opened


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