Paragliding Sites: Sedgefield

 

Sedgefield
GRADING : BASIC

ALTITUDE : 135 m. Airspace ceiling 465m, clearance from ATC 1300m to back mountains.

DESCRIPTION : A thermic site as well as ridge soaring. Steep, wooded slopes drop off to fields below. Wonderful views over the river and lakes, good height gains possible.

WIND : S – SW

LAUNCH : A well maintained grass launch site with space for top landing.

Please do not fly past the Pine plantation 900m to the west of Launch with less than 100m clearance.

LANDING : Landing options are good, with a number of fields available, the field designated for landing may change depending on the farmers wishes so please check with a local.

FEES :  Sedgefield is privately owned and therefore site fees are applicable, please see signboards.

Sedgefield Take Off

Over the back at Sedgefield