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Smile HU Germany Summer 2019 is 30 May-2 June

The 22nd HU Germany Travellers Meeting! Hooray Jens! Great location in a fantastic riding area - Campingplatz Pfrimmtal - 35 km west of the Rhine river, about 50 km south of Mainz, just at the entrance of one of the best riding areas of Germany - the Pfälzer Wald! A proper campground with great facilities - even showers! Jens Ruprecht is hosting this event.

Mark your calendars, online registration is open now with early bird rates!

"...it was a fantastic weekend and I'll definitely be back again"


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Is there anywhere at HU DE for off-road riding or any off-road rideouts?

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ride-outs

They say this:

Horizons Unlimited Germany Ride-outs

Some folks will be going on ride-outs in this awesome riding area. You are welcome to join them! Note: These are NOT organised by Horizons Unlimited.

Ride-outs are limited to 6 or 10 people per ride, no exceptions.

All rides will be back on site at or before 5.00pm

Road Rides - two planned, details to come.
Off-road - we could use some help - any ideas, locations, routes, off-road tracks?




I'm also looking for of-road rides to join and do some tracks. I know of ACT of touratec that has established tracks in Portugal, Greece and Rominia.
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Hello from Germany,


I am no lawyer, but this is my knowledge:



there is basicly no off-road riding in Germany. Nearly all roads open for public traffic are asphalt.


Farm tracks, forest roads and such are not open for public traffic. Some have signs on then some don't, it doesn't matter.


That is the legal situation. It might be tolerated here an there (most of the time in sparsly populated areas), but don't count on that. You might run into the cop which had a bad day...


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Hello from Germany,
I am no lawyer, but this is my knowledge:
there is basicly no off-road riding in Germany. Nearly all roads open for public traffic are asphalt.
Farm tracks, forest roads and such are not open for public traffic. Some have signs on then some don't, it doesn't matter.
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Hello from Bavaria (also Germany),
I am also not a lawyer but I think you are wrong Martin. According to my knowledge the usags of forrest roads, farm roads, geavel roads etc. is under the jurstiction of each state in Germany. As far as I know and to the best of my knowledge it is legal to ride such roads in Bavaria if not forbidden by a sign.

HU Germany-Meeting is in Rhineland Palatinate (State within Germany) of which I have no Idea about the legislation regarding unpaved roads.

Cheers, Uli
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Hi out there - only 10 more days!!!

Hi guys,


as most of you are using Facebook, here some more information:


Already a lot of people are registered - we expect around 150 - 200 people.


Campground is already organized - cold will be there!!!


Cooling truck...


We will have several presentations about wonderful trips and a



beautiful Movie which is brandnew: EGAL WAS KOMMT!!!


It was last year in Cinemas all over Germany - we will be able to see it on Friday Evening!


See you soon!


Bring your Swim gear - the lakes are waiting for you!!!


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