Continent
Europe
Country
Germany
Next Big City
Bremen
Next Town
Wilhelmshaven, Schillig
 
Type:
Meadow
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, School, Shop, Rental, Rescue, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Details

Surface
Grass
Hazards
Bystanders
Area Size
Small

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorty, Normal
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Air 20-30°C in August, water about 15°C. Season starts in April and ends in October. Off-season kiting possible but rather rare in water around 2°C and air around 2-5°C. Wetsuit always needed.

Wind

Best Months:
April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
NE
Main Direction:
No information

In general there is mostly westerly wind. Can be any strength, best in spring and fall, summer lighter. Works best in NW to SE. Ridable in WNW about E to S.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

The beach is north of Wilhelmshaven. Drive north to Hooksiel and then further north to Schillig. Here to the north of Schillig and you will find the beach. Limited parking available.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Kite zone! With West to Northwest winds it is recommended to ride on the north side (everything else is offshore) until the hotel (there starts the nature protection area). With North to South you can ride on the East beach best (Nature protection area in the south of East beach).

Nightlife

For nightlife go to Wilhelmshaven.