Flying Sites

Mt Bakewell is located in York approximately 100km's East of Perth and is suitable for winds from the SSW through to East. The best XC flights are when the wind is from the South to South East, with a site record of 171km.

Mt Bakewell is located in York approximately 100km's East of Perth and is suitable for winds from the SSW through to East. The best XC flights are when the wind is from the South to South East, with a site record of 171km

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Mt. Bakewell

Mt Bakewell is surrounded by private property and land owners permission is needed to access the launches If you haven't flown Mt bakewell before you will need to contact me for site induction and introduction to the landowners.

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Mt. Bakewell South Launch

This is the most frequently used launch for Paragliders. A wide grass covered launch that takes all southerly wind directions

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Mt. Bakewell South East Launch

This launch is used mainly by Hanggliders.Paragliders use this launch when the wind is ESE, in southerly winds there is a little turbulence making Inflation difficult.

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Towing

We have a number of tow paddocks around the Avon valley, the paddock selection depends on wind direction and availability due to crops etc.

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