Continent
Europe
Country
Germany
Next Big City
Hamburg
Next Town
Heide, St. Peter-Ording
 
Type:
No information
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rescue, Toilet, Food, Parking

Details

Surface
Sand
Hazards
None
Area Size
Big

Weather

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

Nice in high summer, water can be around 20°C, air between 20-30°C. Shorty is fine or even shorts on hot days. Otherwise a wetsuit is needed, short arm with long legs fro about end of May to September. Riding through winter possible, but very cold.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
S, SSW, SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Winds depend on westerly depressions. Any westerly will work, only NW will can be a bit gustier. Perfect for W and SW. Also any southerly will work excellent. Any strength possible. Best winds from fall to spring.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Long walk

Drive on A23 to its end and follow the B5. Shortly after you crossed a small bridge follow signs to St. Peter and turn right onto B202. Follow the road until you see signs to St. Peter Dorf or Boehl. Do not take the first exit which says for trucks. Turn left the second signs. Follow the street until you cross railroads and turn left. Follow the signs over the dam onto the beach and park. Parking fees.

Extra information

Rules
None

On high tide you can do a little trip up north to the lagoon of St. Peter-Dorf.

Nightlife

Very little nightlife in St. Peter.