Les Carroz d'Arâches
Place: La Kédeuse, 74300 ARACHES LA FRASSE
Level of difficulty : . Beginners
Description: Good flying site, good soaring possibilities, cross-country flights after 14h from april to september
A lot of tandem flights activity in july-august
Take-off: 46°1′53"N, 6°40′14"E, altitude 1850 meters, GR 4 (see in google map).
Good and large grassy take off, flat with a steep slope to get quickly in the air. Top landing very easy
With south or southwest meteo wind, no possibility to take off there.
Landing: 46°2′20"N, 6°37′50"E, altitude 900 meters (see in google map).
large, in a depression. In middle afternoon in summer, crosswind expected, take care.
Weather and wind at this place: Good soaring conditions from april to september, from 15h to 19h
Going there: Ask Parapente Planète school. There is a road up to take off, but authorization is required. In winter and summer (july-august) you can access by a chairlift.
Special flying rules at this place: usual flying rules.
Usually practicable from
january until december.
Number of accidents occurred:
Flightsite created on
19 April 2013 by Michel Rudolf (10684) .