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Alpe Giumello Valsassina
Alpe Giumello Valsassina photo

Welcome to Alpe Giumello Valsassina (26) flight site

Place: via carreggiate taceno, 23837 taceno

Country: Italy

Activities: Paragliding

Level of difficulty : Pending.

Description: Giumello
allows permanent flys with top landing and refreshment in Capanna Vittoria where you can taste tipical food. It is possibile to descend the main ridge or, reaching the other sites, to explore minor valleys. A good view is assured with fantastic landscapes and very good fly conditions. You can pass 3000 m and 50 km of distance, easily flying over woods, small villages, pastures and tops.

Take-off: 46°12′0"N, 9°12′36"E, altitude 1547 meters, GR 0 (see in google map).
take off is large and on South West direction, 1500 m , near Como lake. An easy top landing
makes the site good for any level in accordance with the different moments of the da

Landing: 46°0′0"N, 9°11′59"E, altitude 430 meters (see in google map).
The landing is 1100 m below in Taceno, only 30 minutes far from the take off. Wide and long, it is also a hanggliding landing place.

Weather and wind at this place: with NORTH NORTH WEST NORTH EAST wind is not possible to fly

Going there: is one hours from Milan
we can organize transport from the airport of Malpensa or Orio.

Special flying rules at this place: like any where in italy

Usually practicable from january until december.

Number of accidents occurred: 0.

Flightsite created on 20 February 2012 by Enrico Patuzzi (11174) , and modified on 8 March 2012 by Chris Webmaster (1).