Mountain Biking Highlight
Cycling may not be permitted at this location.
You will have to dismount and push your bike.
In the former quarry near Oberschroffen, numerous weathering chimneys have been exposed in a gravel conglomerate. These "geological organs" were created through intensive solution weathering during an interglacial - a warm period between two cold periods. The consequences of climatic fluctuations in recent geological history are impressively documented here.lfu.bayern.de/geologie/bayerns_schoenste_geotope/82/index.htm
September 11, 2020
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