George Paragliding sites

 

- George peak the site is near the tower above George or one can walk up the path toward George peak to do a a mountain launch .Be wary of power lines and the trees when landing from normal site .

- Tolberg a great site which is a 10 minute walk to reach .The site just a turn of from the pass going to Oudsthoorn .Wind direction best suited is South to South East .This site is gives you oppertunity to do real Cross Country on the Quteniquas mountains.

 

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Plettenberg Bay Paragliding Sites

 

- Piesangs valley Plettenberg bay paragliding launch site S /SW 10-20km

- Keurbooms paragliding site  in Plettenberg Bay .

 -Uplands, Plettenberg Bay: Thermic SE-SW 10 - 15 Km

 

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Mossel Bay Paragliding Sites

 

-Dana Bay is a great ridge soaring site on a massive dune that streches for kms . Be aware that the endangered red billed plovers have mating grounds on these dunes .Can fly this site in a SW or S wind normally around 15km -25km

 

-Harentbos 1 and 2 this is a low dune that is baout 5 km long that has residential properties all along the ridge one can end up ridge soaring a hotel and resturant . Wind direction  SE - E 15-30km .

Great place to have fun .

 

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Oudtshoorn Paragliding Sites

 

- Oudtshoorn airport Its possible to winch at the airport .

 

-Swartberg mountain pass - This is a serious site and not for new pilots as thermals can be rough and turbulent in Summer its best to be ready at lauch from 09h30 as thermals get to strong quickly .The take of is around 700m high above the valley .S,Sw W light winds

 

-Goosevalley this is the premier winter site in the Western Cape as its consitant in the dominant winter wind which is the northerlies .The launch is 300m high and is suitable for Tandem flights and Students .The conditions are generally easy and smooth and stress free  .Please note private site must access site with a Skywings club member .

 

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