Paragliding: take off area Le Lachat

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Le Lachat
Le Grand-Bornand
74450
Le Grand-Bornand
The take-off is located at the top of Mont Lachat, at an altitude of 2100 meters.
Winter : Take off either on skis. The area located right next to the avalanche barriers is reserved for those professionals who maintain the platform in order to guarantee maximum safety for their passengers, who are often novice skiers. Last chair for the Le Lachat chairlift is at 16:00.

Summer : The aspect is primarily W-S-W, facing the valey wind, but it is also possible for a N-E takeoff. The vertical drop is more than 1000 meters.
All year round.
To note
  • Type of SITRA offer :
    • Not recommended in bad weather
  • Accessibility criteria :
    • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
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Le Lachat
Le Grand-Bornand
74450
Le Grand-Bornand
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.958135
Longitude : 6.476878
Access using the Le Rosay gondola and then the Le Lachat chairlift.
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