High Mountain paragliding 5 day course
Do you like walking to discover new places with your wing?
Do you like hiking on glaciers before taking-off back down to the valley?
Do you like the atmosphere staying in a mountain hut?
This course is made for you!
Welcome participants, morning flight in the Verbier region.
Before midday, leave for the Trient refuge (3170m.). Night in the refuge.
Glacier hike to the Aiguille du Tour (3540m.) or to the Roc des
Plines (3240m.), take-off from the glacier and flight back to the valley.
Afternoon, hike up to the refuge de Mille (2472m.). Night at the refuge.
Hike up the Rogneux (3083m.) take-off near the top and flight back to the valley.
Afternoon flight in the Verbier area. Night at the Brunet refuge (2013m.)
Access by thermal flight or road.
Morning flight in the Verbier area and departure for the Pannossière cabin.
Night at the cabin.
Hike up the Petit Combin and take-off from the top, flight back down to the valley.
End of the trip with possibility of a last flight in the Verbier area.
Every day and during each flight, weather permitting, thermal flights are possible. In the afternoon and in the evening the Verbier-Croix de Coeur region and the Col de Mille offer great soaring possibilities…
Group: Maximum 6 people per group
Included in the price:
4 nights in cabins half-board.
Mountain Guide / paragliding instructor during the whole trip.
Taxis and cabins during the whole trip.
1 pers : 3895.-
2 pers : 2290.-
3 pers : 1620.-
4 pers : 1330.-
5 pers: 1120.-
6 pers: 1050.-
Private course: All season depending on availability. See calendar
Group course: See calendar
Limited alpine hiking experience.
Autonomous pilot, fit and healthy, knows how to fly in turbulent thermal conditions.
Capable of taking off facing the wing in winds of 25 km/h.
Licensed pilot with a free flying insurance and member of a paragliding association, like the FSVL (Swiss Free Flying Federation).
Quite light flying equipment.
Mountain clothing and boots.
Crampons and telescopic poles.
Radios are provided by the school.