Paragliding: landing area "Les Potais"

  • Terrain d'aterrissage des Potais
Mairie du Grand-Bornand
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Les Potais
Le Grand-Bornand Vallée du Bouchet
74450
Le Grand-Bornand
Les Potais landing area, in La vallée du Bouchet, has easy, consistent either updraft or down-draft winds.
With an updraft conduct a right-hand side u-shape approach (tail wind on road side), and with a downdraft conduct a left-hand side u-shape approach. Summer only.
Respect the designated parking areas as well as the local residents in order to ensure long term access to the area for free-flying sports.
From 13/06 to 13/09, daily.
According skilift opening.

From 14/12 to 17/04, daily.
According skilift opening.
In summary
  • Environment :
    • Near shuttle stop
Facilities and services
  • Parking :
    • Parking
To note
  • Type of SITRA offer :
    • Not recommended in bad weather
Localisation
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Les Potais
Le Grand-Bornand Vallée du Bouchet
74450
Le Grand-Bornand
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.935684
Longitude : 6.462364
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Free access.
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