paragliding's take-off site of la Faucille - Mijoux

  • parapente


Take-off : direction North West. Altitude 1328 meters. From the Col de la Faucille, take the road of la Maréchaude for 300 meters after the start of the cable-car. Landing in Mijoux (338 meters down).
Dangers : turbulences from North wind and South West wind.
Obstacles : cables of the cable car and high-tension line.
The site is located in the Geneva TMA : so the air trafic rules must be followed strictly.
The cliff of Mijoux and the Turet forest belong to a BIOTOP protection zone, it is therefore forbidden to fly below 150 meters of altitude.
OuvertureAll year round.
General informations
  • Period :
    • Summer
    • Open year round
    • Winter
Equipment & Services
  • Parking :
    • Car park


Free access.
paragliding's take-off site of la Faucille - Mijoux
Col de la Faucille
Route de la Maréchaude
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Phone : +33 4 50 42 35 89
Mob : +33 6 80 62 29 32
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Site de parapente de la Faucille - Mijoux
Col de la Faucille
Route de la Maréchaude
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 46.365976
Longitude : 6.010615