The Dolomites group is famous mostly for the snow sport activities. However, here in Trentino of Alto Adige in northern Italy, among slopes, peaks and valleys, one sport is very popular, paragliding. Paragliding is one of the few sports here, that can be practiced throughout the year.
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Paragliding in Bad Tölz, Munich, Bavaria Germany
Paragliding is a very popular sport in Bad Tölz. The spot itself, located in Blomberg, attracts many paragliders due to its magnificent views over the Isar river and Bad Tölz. However, paragliding can be performed on the spot under certain wind conditions. The area offers two launching sites, both easily accessible by the train.
Blomberg paragliding flight area offers an extensive network of trails. The length of launching area covers 1300 m /4265 ft long. The elevation of the area is at 717 m / 2352 ft. Base station height is at 470 m / 1541 ft above sea level while the maximum height of flying is at 1180 m /3871 ft. With strong thermal wind currents around the spot from April to June, paragliding can be performed under ideal weather conditions.
As far as speeding is concerned, paragliding can be successfully practiced when wind speed is approximately between 5-20 km/h. In spring, paragliding is better practiced at noon while in summer the best time for paragliding is late in the afternoon. You can find all the comfort you are looking for along with dinning options at the base station and the summit station.