L'Aiguille take-off area

L'Aiguille take-off area
Chamrousse 1650
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Take-off area for free flight, not far from the center of Chamrousse resort (à 1839m).
Flights are available all day long. Danger it strong wind, espacially in North-East and South-West wind.
Car access until a parking area specialy made for paragliders (Chamrousse 1650) and at about 10 minutes walking from the Aiguille take-off area.

The Aiguille is a pyramidal take-off area with 4 orientations. It allows flights from 8am to 9pm. This area is on a North/South ridge and is West oriented.
A FFVL tag is available from April to October.
From 0 to 10 km/h : flight for begginers to intermediates, without depending on the wind.
From 10 to 25 km/h for experts.

A viewpoint indicator is available on site.
Thank you to respect parking areas, prohibited zones, cleanliness.
In case of an accident dial 18 or 112.

In summary
Accessibility :
- Car from Grenoble: 35 km - 45 min
- Bus: T87 (former Transisère 6010) - Grenoble-Chamrousse and TouGo 707 Grenoble-Chamrousse
- Access on foot: 13 min, 0,900 km, 110 D+.
Orientation: Latitude 45.1 - Longitude 5.883
Equipment: windsock, weather beacon, webcam and FFVL Chamrousse beacon (143 9 874 MHz)
Opening periodAll year round.
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    Free access.


    Zone de décollage de l'Aiguille
    Chamrousse 1650
    GPS coordinates
    Latitude : 45.129592
    Longitude : 5.883267
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