Best Flying Sites of the Alps


The complete site guide to the Alps for free-flight pilots

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The Alps is a superb destination for hang glider and paraglider pilots. It offers great conditions above high mountains and the most amazing scenery to explore. It is the mecca of free-flying.

This guidebook by Olivier Guenay details the best flying sites in Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland and France, carefully selected for their unique advantages. With many large-format photos, detailed maps and almost 300 pages of information, this is the key to unlock the secrets of the whole Alps region.

  • Complete coverage of 110 sites, plus more than 500 alternatives
  • Illustrated maps showing the relevant free-flying details
  • Official launch and landing areas, with GPS coordinates
  • Expert guidance on flying, XC routes, cautions and tips
  • Accommodation, directions, contact details and useful info
  • Alternative sporting activities in every area
  • Large format photos on art paper – beautifully bound in hardcover

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Weight 999 g