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Gerickes Point

 

Skywings Club - SITE ACCESS via the normal road HAS BEEN CLOSED - WE looking at our options to get access again . We are busy with some meetings to resolve the issue .
 
     
 

Student training site, Cliff Launch, Majestic Views over the Gerrickes Bay .The site can deliver some stunning days and smooth easy flying with dolphins, sharks, turtles and rays in full view in the clear blue waters below. The paragliding site is situted near Sedgefield central and is only 5 km away. Fantastic tandem paragliding site. The Skywings club has been doing lots of bush clearing and erosion prevention through the years and last year spent about R10-000 to improve parking and clearing site. This a ongoing project with lots of work to be done.

 

Records:

Flights to NSRI Wilderness have been done. Deon Borrett.

Flights to Sedgeview have been done.

 

Rules:

Skywings members only please apply at entrance to site at the resturant next to gate .

Have to pay access fee of R 90-00 per car per entrance to the Fynboskruin resturant.
Don’t trample dunes or disturb bird-life.

Season: All year
Direction: use site map

Dangers: Flying in South or SW wind and taking of in rotor, strong gusts and launching and getting dragged or blown over ridge.

 

Site Grading:
Student under supervision
Wind Direction:
E-SE 15 - 25 Km/h
Season: All year
Direction: use site map

GPS coordinates: 34° 1'50.85"S  22°45'49.52"E

 

Map

 

Accommodation:

 

Pine Lake Marina

www.pinelakemarina.co.za