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Schmallenberg Sauerland Card

Simply more from your holiday!

The Schmallenberger Sauerland Card is still your practical companion and saves your holiday money! Free travel on public transport and free admission to the attractive museums of the region are included, as well as leisure destinations and visits to the swimming pool at unbeatably low admission prices. Hiking buses and taxis also take you to the most beautiful hiking destinations in the region for little money. Take off on holiday and find out here about the services that the card offers.
Please note: All service descriptions published before 08.06.2020 lose their validity with immediate effect.

Current information: Please note that in the course of the corona pandemic, appropriate hygiene and distance rules must be observed. It is also generally necessary to wear a mouth and nose protector. Please inform yourself in advance on the websites of our partners.


Bus travel with public transport & citizen buses

Special tip: The hiking bus in the Schmallenberger Sauerland and the holiday region Eslohe!


Call Taxi

Daily service

With the Schmallenberger Sauerland Card you have the possibility to use the "Ruf-Taxi" daily for a travel cost contribution of 2,-€ for adults and 1,-€ for children. Three times a day at fixed departure times it runs a fixed route in the Sorpe Valley as well as in Westfeld and Ohlenbach along the stops listed below.
At the latest one hour before the desired departure, the call taxi must be requested under the number 02972 921092. Please note that masks are compulsory in the "Ruf-Taxi".
Departure times and stops are also listed in the respective flyer, which can be downloaded below:



  • Winkhausen - Bus stop "Zum Wilzenberg
  • Niedersorpe - hiking portal
  • Waldemai - Bus stop "Waldemai
  • Rellmecke - Bus stop "Rellmecke
  • Mittelsorpe - Bus stop "Mittelsorpe
  • Obersorpe - Bus stop "Kirche
  • Rehsiepen - Bus stop "Rehsiepen
  • Large picture - Hiker's car park
  • Altastenberg - Bus stop "Astenstraße

Departure times from Winkhausen:

  • 09.45 o'clock
  • 15.00 o'clock
  • 17.00 hours

Departure times from Altastenberg:

  • 10.10 o'clock
  • 15.25 o'clock
  • 17.25 o'clock

Westfeld / Ohlenbach


  • Westfeld - Bus stop "Kirche
  • Hoher Knochen - Hotel
  • Ohlenbach - Town centre / Inn
  • Forest house Ohlenbach - Hotel
  • Sahnehang - parking lot ski lift
  • Kahler Asten - Parking Astenturm

Departure times from Westfeld:

  • 10.00 o'clock
  • 30 o'clock
  • 30 o'clock

Departure times from Astenturm:

  • 30 o'clock
  • 12.00 o'clock
  • 15.00 o'clock

Take a taxi to the most beautiful stages of the Sauerland-Höhenflug and the Waldskulpturenweg

The hiking taxis in the Schmallenberger Sauerland take you to the most beautiful stages and routes. Plan your day trip or a relaxed circular hike through the beautiful landscape of the Schmallenberger Sauerland and the holiday region Eslohe. Holders of the Schmallenberger Sauerland Card pay a contribution towards travel costs of € 2,- for adults and € 1,- for children.
Please note that a mask is compulsory in the hiker's taxi.


Hiker taxi routes:

Leisure destinations & museums

Diverse offers - experience free & reduced prices...

Simply more swimming fun

Strong discounts in SauerlandBad and Co.

The benefits of the Schmallenberger Sauerland Card include, among other things, a discounted visit to one of the swimming pools in our region. In concrete terms, this means that you have one admission to one of our swimming pools per week of stay on weekdays (Mondays to Fridays) at a price of €2 for adults and €1 for children:

  • SauerlandBad in Bad Fredeburg (max. 4 hours/ no sauna) or
  • Esselbad in Eslohe or
  • Wave pool Schmallenberg or
  • Bödefeld indoor swimming pool.

Boat trips on the Sauerland Lakes

Ship ahoy and lots of holiday fun included!

Visit one of the beautiful reservoirs in the Sauerland with the whole family. With the Schmallenberger Sauerland Card you can take a boat of your choice to Hennesee, Sorpesee, Möhnesee or Biggesee at a reduced price once per stay (on weekdays from Monday to Friday). Adults pay only 2,- € and children only 1,- € on site.

Simply more leisure fun

Free & discounted admission to museums and sights

This is also already included in your holiday: one or more visits to the most beautiful leisure facilities in the Schmallenberger Sauerland and the Eslohe holiday region. You have a one-off greatly reduced entrance fee, for example, to the bison wilderness on the Rothaarsteig (€2 for adults, €1 for children) and to the indoor play paradise "THIKOS Kinderland" (€2 for adults, €1 for children). You can visit the museums DampfLandLeute Eslohe, Besteckfabrik Hesse in Fleckenberg, Schieferbergbau- und Heimatmuseum Eslohe, Museum im Kloster Grafschaft, Gerichtsmuseum Bad Fredeburg, Stertschultenhof Cobbenrode, Museum im Kloster Grafschaft, Waldarbeitermuseum Latrop and the model railway in Grafschaft as often as you like. We wish you nice discovery tours and exciting insights into the country and its people.

Vigorous discounts

Your Schmallenberger Sauerland Card has much more to offer!

Other services

Strong savings

You can also benefit from the other services of your Schmallenberger Sauerland Card. For example, you can expect big discounts when renting e-bikes and mountain e-bikes and when buying hiking maps. There are discounts on admission to the climbing hall in Schmallenberg, on the two 18-hole and 27-hole golf courses in the region, on boat trips, cultural events and, in winter, on ski passes. Last but not least, some retailers offer discounts of up to 10 % on their product range.

The Schmallenberger Sauerland Card is automatically handed over to you by the host establishment upon your arrival.

Note: The Schmallenberger Sauerland Card is valid from the day of arrival to the day of departure, but may not be used for arrival or departure (public transport). The card is only accepted during the regular opening hours of the participating leisure facilities and on their separately indicated event days. Acceptance of the card is not possible during individually agreed opening hours. Children are defined as persons up to and including 13 years of age. Timetables and services are subject to change or postponement.

Dear guests!
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