Site Status

DUE TO THE AMOUNT OF LOW FLYING JETS IN THIS AREA DO NOT FLY THIS SITE MIDWEEK

Location Info:

Grid Reference: NT 900 064

OS Map: Landranger 80

Wind

WNW-NW

Height

820' AMSL

Road Access

From Alwinton take the Makendon road after about a mile look out for the track on the right

Parking

park on side of road

Take Off

From cars walk up the track to top of hill turn left then a few hundred meters to main face

Landing

Top landing: anywhere on top Bottom landing: Good landing with few obstacles next to the remains of medieval village

Flying

This site has been little flown in recent years and has a reputation for being turbulent because of the hills out front so should be treated with caution

Hazards

there is a MOD danger area to the west and south of the site. The site is frequently overflown by jets.DO NOT FLY MIDWEEK the north end of the hill can be turbulent due to the hill infront

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