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Roldanillo - El Pico
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Welcome to Roldanillo - El Pico (40) flight site

Place: Cra. 9 # 8-65, 761550 Roldanillo

Country: Colombia

Activities: Paragliding

Level of difficulty : Medium.

Description: The launch "Roldanillo - El Pico" is a take off used mainly by local pilots. The launch is close to Roldanillo almost everyday pilots fly from here. You launch directly into the cloudbase.

Take-off: 4°24′24"N, 76°12′11"W, altitude 1814 meters, GR 0 (see in google map).
It is easy to take off at this small launch. The launch is on the top of a mountain and depending on the wind conditions you start north or south. The launch has water.

Landing: 4°24′44"N, 76°8′58"W, altitude 939 meters (see in google map).
The official landing field is the stadium of Roldanillo. However you can land wherever you want. Plenty of cultivations give you space to land almost everywhere.

Weather and wind at this place: Daily flyable - Wind conditions don’t play a role as the thermals always give us wind from the front. Don’t launch too late as there is a back wind from the pacific in the afternoon.

Going there: It is a 30 min drive with a Jeep in direction to "La Tulia". You can use the public transport or we organize the transportation to the launch. Get in contact with us: www.CloudbaseColombia.com

Special flying rules at this place: International flying regulations. And don’t forget: Safty first!

Usually practicable from january until december.

Number of accidents occurred: 0.

Flightsite created on 6 June 2012 by Jonathan Vigano (11316) .