Overnight stay & arrival
Where can I camp or stay overnight?
You cannot camp or stay overnight on the festival area or on the surrounding parking lots. Please use the official camping sites and hotels/guest houses.
There is only a paddock for participants and their support staff in the area of the large car park. As a participant, you can book this in your profile in the race registration area.
You can find the following campsites in the surrounding area:
Winterberg Kappe: http://www.campingplatz-winterberg.de/
Winterberg Remmeswiese: http://www.campingpark-hochsauerland.de/
If you prefer it even more comfortable, you can look for a room near the bike park. On the homepage of Winterberg Tourismus you will find a tool that makes the hotel search uncomplicated and fast.
Search and book : www.winterberg.de
Hostel Erlebnisberg Kappe
- Winterberg's cheap accommodation for the iXS Dirt Masters
- only 200 m from the festival area
- 150 beds
- lockable bike cellar
- group rooms & cellar bar available
For further information please visit the hostel homepage: www.hostel-winterberg.de
What is the best way to get to Winterberg?
59955 Winterberg - then follow the Park & Ride signs.
Where can I park my car?
In contrast to previous years, there are no parking facilities at the festival site. Spectators must generally use the Park & Ride facilities. These will be signposted from the access roads. Camping is prohibited on all car parks. (Parking fees 10,- Euro/car incl. free bus transfer to the venue). The buses run from Thursday 11:00-22:00, Friday and Saturday 09:00-22:00, Sunday 09:00-18:00. They drive to the car parks and the festival as 8, i.e. Remmeswiese/Lamfert - Bahnhof - Kirmesplatz/Krankenhaus P1 (Am Waltenberg 69) - Festival - Nordhang - Sahnehang - Nordhang - Festival -Kirmesplatz/Krankenhaus P1 (Am Waltenberg 69) - Bahnhof - Remmeswiese/Lamfert etc.
Camping and spending the night is prohibited in all parking areas. The car parks must be cleared at night.
Winterberg can usually be reached quickly and comfortably by interregional transport. Between Dortmund and Winterberg, for example, a train runs every hour on weekdays and every two hours on weekends with a journey time of only 1 h and 43 min, the price starts at 19.90 euros (depending on when you book). From the station it's either a 2.5 km walk to the bike park or by bus (line R28 or S40). The bus stop is called Bobbahn.
With the Flixbus:
You can also get to Winterberg comfortably from many places with Flixbus. Whether from the Netherlands, the Ruhr area, Berlin, Lower Saxony or Hesse - the holiday world can be easily reached up to 3 times a day from more than 20 cities.
Information on timetables and fares at flixbus.de
The nearest airports are Meschede-Schüren (about 33 km away), Paderborn-Lippstadt (about 53 km), Dortmund (about 110 km) and the international airport Frankfurt am Main (about 150 km away).