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The Stockhorn - the launch site for paragliders

The Stockhorn offers ideal launch conditions for paragliders. The launch site can be reached quickly and simply from the mountain station. Lift off and enjoy the breathtaking 360° view in the fascinating mountainous landscape of the Bernese Oberland. A wonderful feeling of weightlessness!

Important Hints:


Paraglider Adults CHF 38.00
Paraglider Half-fare travel card and season ticket (GA) CHF 19.00

We'll transport you by cable car and take you to the readily accessible launch site directly next to the mountain station.

Technical information

Stockhorn launch site
Principal launch directionSouth-south west
Launch site2000 metres a.s.l.
Coordinates607600/171300 N 46° 41.572 E 7° 32.280
Seewlen (Erlenbach) landing site
Landing site700 metres a.s.l.
Coordinates606900/167400 N 46° 39.468 E 7° 31.727
Prevailing wind directionValley wind from the east
ObstaclesPower and telephone cables in the vicinity of the road. However these are not crossed if a left turn is made.

Stockhorn summit weather station

+41 (0)79 388 10 26 Information: Wind direction, wind speed, wind gusts, temperature and atmospheric humidity. Operator: Stockhorn Para-Delta Club

Provider of passenger (tandem) flights

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