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Ostseeküsten-Radweg (D-Route 2)

Bicycle Touring · Germany
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  • Bülker Leuchtturm
    / Bülker Leuchtturm
    Photo: Holger.Ellgaard - Eigenes Werk, commons.wikimedia.org (CC BY-SA 3.0)
  • / Das Kieler Rathaus
    Photo: Landeshauptstadt Kiel / Sabine Strachalla, Landeshauptstadt Kiel / Sabine Strachalla
  • / Leuchtturm Dahmeshöved
    Photo: Wibke Wozniak, OstseeFerienLand
  • / Seebrücke Pelzerhaken
    Photo: Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht, Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht
  • / Seebrücke Haffkrug
    Photo: Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht, Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht
  • / Sonnenaufgang an der Seebrücke Timmendorfer Strand
    Photo: TSNT GmbH, TSNT GmbH
  • / Seeschlösschenbrücke
    Photo: Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht, Tourismus-Agentur Lübecker Bucht
  • / Die Kiesberge
    Photo: Outdooractive Editors
  • / Der Gespensterwald mit seinen vielen Rastmölichkeiten liegt direkt an der Steilküste.
    Photo: Outdooractive Editors
  • / Die Leuchttürme am Kap Arkona
    Photo: Stefanie Lemcke, Insel Rügen
  • / Der Nationalpark Jasmund
    Photo: Lena Wiesler, Nationalpark-Zentrum KÖNIGSSTUHL
  • / Nationalpark Jasmund
    Photo: Lena Wiesler, Nationalpark-Zentrum KÖNIGSSTUHL
  • / UNESCO-Weltnaturerbe Alte Buchenwälder
    Photo: Lena Wiesler, Nationalpark-Zentrum KÖNIGSSTUHL
  • / Feuersteinfelder
    Photo: Norbert Rosing, DBU Naturerbe GmbH
  • / Putbus
    Photo: Gerd Simon, CC BY-ND, Alpenverein
  • / Ruins of Eldena Abbey
    Photo: tmv/kraus, tmv/kraus
  • / Klappbrücke Wieck
    Photo: Pescht, Pescht
  • / Luftaufnahme Schloss Ludwigsburg
    Photo: Andreas Günther und Förderverein Schloss- und Gutshofanlage Ludwigsburg e.V., Andreas Günther und Förderverein Schloss- und Gutshofanlage Ludwigsburg e.V.
  • / Rast am Strand von Freest
    Photo: tvv.Pocha-Burwitz
  • / wolgast-dreilindengrund-stadtansicht
    Photo: tvv@bock.de
m 150 100 50 -50 1000 800 600 400 200 km
moderate
Distance 1,074.1 km
74:00 h
1,055 m
1,070 m
150 m
-2 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Wiebke Hillen
Update: November 10, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
150 m
Lowest point
-2 m
Best time of year
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Tips and hints

Start

Flensburg (dänische Grenze) (16 m)
Coordinates:
DD
54.839616, 9.404621
DMS
54°50'22.6"N 9°24'16.6"E
UTM
32U 525986 6077019
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Destination

Ahlbeck (polnische Grenze)

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Note


all notes on protected areas

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
54.839616, 9.404621
DMS
54°50'22.6"N 9°24'16.6"E
UTM
32U 525986 6077019
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Bicycle Touring

  • Cycling helmet
  • Cycling gloves
  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Bicycle Touring

  • Air pump or CO2 pump including cartridges
  • Puncture repair kit
  • Replacement inner tube
  • Tire levers
  • Chain tool
  • Hex keys
  • Spoke wrench
  • Zip ties
  • Lubricant
  • Screwdrivers
  • Phone / device holder as required  
  • Bike lock as required
  • Where applicable, the bike must meet requirements for road use by having a bell, front and rear lamps and spoke reflectors
  • Luggage system as required for length of journey: panniers with racks
  • Handlebar / frame / saddle bags   
  • Mudguards recommended

Camping Equipment

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Hostel

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
1,074.1 km
Duration
74:00 h
Ascent
1,055 m
Descent
1,070 m
Highest point
150 m
Linear route Multi-stage route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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