Single location in the community Schloßböckelheim (large Burgweg) in the German wine-growing region Near, The vineyard is the scree of the overlying rocks, from which the name derives. The southwest to south oriented vineyard in 130 to 200 meters above sea level with 25 to 60% slope Tilt covers 11 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of weathered volcanic rock, porphyry, stony-grusty loam and lots of fine earth. The rock belt in the ridge protects very well against cold fall winds. Here is especially the variety Riesling cultured. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Dönnhoff Hermann. Dr. Crusius. Hehner-Kiltz. Imperial Count von Plettenberg and Schäfer-Fröhlich,
There are two more individual layers called Felsenberg in the growing area near Duchroth-Oberhausen (Burglage) and Eckenroth (Großlage Schlosskapelle).
Image: © Gut Hermannsberg