Korchon photo

Welcome to Korchon (8) flight site

Place: 61 Pokhara

Country: Nepal

Activities: Paragliding

Level of difficulty : Medium.

Description: A good walk a high climb to the peak south of Machhapuchre (6993 m) Korchon (3682 m) Just above the clouds we fly in the second inversion with cloud base between 6000 and 8000 m you can try to approach the Annapurna or glide straight to Pokhara.

Last flight of 16/12/2003 climbed to 4990 meters on the Mardi Himal in front of Machhapuchre.

Take-off: 0°0′0"N, 0°0′0"E, altitude 3200 meters, GR 0 (see in google map).

Landing: 0°0′0"N, 0°0′0"E, altitude 0 meters (see in google map).

Usually practicable from november until december.

Number of accidents occurred: 0.

Flightsite created on 27 September 2010 by David Arrufat (10002) , and modified on 19 October 2010 by David Arrufat (10002).