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Feuersteine AreaHarz/Harzvorland, GERMANY
Climbs 97 – Rocktype Granite – Altitude 727m a.s.l – Faces all
Apparently, Goethe visited the boulders on a geological research trip and later set the Walpurgis Night scene of Faust here...
Climbs at this crag
The crag is 100m from Schierke train station which is on tourist steam train track: http://www.hsb-wr.de (Trains run every hour or so and costs €26). You can park at the station for €5 or for free in the town which is about 30min walk down the hill. There's also a bus into Schierke from Wernigerode, number 257 http://www.wvb-gmbh.de/ for €5).
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