Balea Lake is situated 77 km from Sibiu, 130 km from Brasov and 230 km from Bucharest. During the summer it is possible to reach it by car on the Transfagarasan road (DN 7C) and all year long with the cable car from Balea Waterfall on the north side valley.

Race kit reception, start, finish and award ceremony of all three 2X2 RACE events, the 2X2 ELITE, 2X2 TEAM and X2 RACE, take place in the same spot, the Balea Lake heliport, across the street from the Paltinu Lodge.