In our series “PS: we love you” we show you the best corners of our town of Pirmasens. PS by the way is from the license plate of Pirmasens. Here are our tips for the sports enthusiasts:
More than 900 km network of routes for mountain bikers. This is indeed a paradise for mountain bikers. The tour no. 20 starts in Pirmasens. It is 55 km long and stretches over 1,240 meters in altitude. This is already something for sporty mountain bikers. Here is more. By the way bikers of all kinds are very welcome at the Best Western City hotel. And we always find a solution for the challenges of the cyclists. Our specialty is the drying of wet cycling outfits, the secure parking of bikes, packing lunches, and much more.
It is time to try disc golf. This is a type of golf with a kind of frisbee disc. The aim of disc golf is to complete a course of usually 18 tracks with as few throws as possible. You can have a look at it here:
The Disc golf course Pirmasens in the Strecktal is within walking distance from the Best Western City hotel.
The Fitness Factory has a wide range of equipment and cardio workouts and offers great courses. From “belly, legs, bottom,” spinning / indoor cycling to rehab-walking. Here the guests of the Best Western City hotel Pirmasens get a reduced day ticket price. The Fitness Factory is only 100 meters away from the hotel. Also for the ones still in a weak condition, it is not a problem…
In the urban area and in the immediate vicinity of Pirmasens you will find three of the Nordic Walking Union certified courses.
Course “Platte” (3.7; 10.6 and 7.6 Kilometer) / start Pirmasens-Ruhbank, forest parking place “Platte”
Course “Rodalbtal” (7.5; 4.6 and 15.9 Kilometer / start Pirmasens-Erlenbrunn, sports field
Course “Hexenklamm” (4.5; 7.2 and 8.7 Kilometer) / start Pirmasens-Gersbach, area sports field
We will tell you how to get there.
The PLUB (Pirmasenser air and water park) is a beautiful facility for relaxation and water sports. Unfortunately, the sauna system is for the time being, closed. However, swimming and sunbathing is perfectly possible.
At only 100 m from the hotel you can rent Pedelecs for €19 per day from the tourist information of Pirmasens. Here is more. That way you can look forward calmly to our sweet hills. A charged battery lasts for 70 to 100 km, depending on the support you set.
PS: And of course, our sporty reception team has also tips for a small or medium-sized jogging round and the refreshments afterwards.