Where we are. How to come to Dynamo

The Dynamo youth hostel is situated at an altitude of 1100 metres, on the south-east slope of the Petit Ballon Mountain at the heart of the Regional Natural Park of the Ballons des Vosges. It is only accessible on foot.

On foot/hiking:
Refer to map IGN 37190T (Grand Ballon/Guebwiller/Munster) or the 6/8 map of Club Vosgien.
CLICK HERE TO SEE THE HIKING MAP and CLICK HERE TO SEE THE GENERAL ACCESS OUTLINE

Access by car or public transportation is either through the Guebwiller or the Munster valleys.

By train/bus:
-Through the Munster valley: SNCF train station in Metzeral ( then Colmar) then a good 3 hours walk up.
-Through the Guebwiller valley: bus until Lautenbach from Mulhouse then a good 2 hours walk up.

By car:
-Through the Munster valley: from Munster or Wasserbourg, drive up to the Petit Ballon Mountain parking or to the Strohberg farmhouse restaurant. Then count about 1 hour walk until from the Petit Ballon and ½ hour from Strohberg. Accessible only from May-October.
-Through the Guebwiller valley: from Lautenbach, drive to the parking of the Boenlesgrab pass. Then count between 30 minutes and 1 hour walk up. Please make sure to have car chains in the winter (November-March) as the country road to the pass is not cleaned in case of snowfall. The local WEATHER FORECAST ARE HERE.

Of course, you can also access Dynamo by other means: mountain bike, horseback, donkey, etc.

Access map on Google earth