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Site Name HG PG MPG
Tsukechi Flight Area (TFA) (2010)    
Futatsumoriyama Flight Area (2010)
Kasagiyama Area (2010)    
Ikedayama Flight Area (Zoom) (2003)  
Ikedayama Flight Area (Ikedayama Flight Society) (2003)
  • In the Ratings of Takeoff, Condition of Flight and Landing, 5 means exremely demanding and 1 means the easiest in comparison.
  • PG=paraglider  HG=hang glider  MPG=motor paraglider  JR=Japan Railway

PG
 Site Name Tsukechi Flight Area (TFA)
 Desctiption Almost every day conditions are good for flying and airspace for paragliding is extensive.
 Location 2672-37 Tsukechi-cho, Nakatsugawa-shi, Gifu Prefecture, Japan 508-0351
 Access
By Car Chuo Expressway Nakatsugawa ramp∼R257 for Gero
By Train Nakatsugawa Station, then by bus
 Flying Season March∼December
 School Yes
 Name of School FIELD-KIDS Tsukechi Paraglider School
 Bilingual Staff
 Contact
Name TFA (Tsukechi Flight Area)
Address  
TEL  
FAX  
Email toshiyuki@tfa-para.com
URL http://www.tsukechi-para.org/
Check-in desk 09:00∼16:00
 Visitor Rating JHF-NP or IPPI ParaPro 3, or greater
 Member's Fee JY8,000/year
 Visitor Fee JY2,000/day
 Takeoff (TO)
Name Tsukechi-Minami(South) TO  Tsukechi-Kita (North) TO
Direction Minami (South) TO: SE  Kita (North) TO: NW
Terrain Minami (South) TO: slope 25°   Kita (North) TO: slope 10°
Rating 2
Size 30m×20m
TO ASL Minami(South) TO: 1,050m  Kita (North) TO: 1,080m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment  
 Condition of Flight
Soaring Ratio Thermal Soarings 70%  Ridge Soarings 10% &nbspSleddies 20%
Rating 2
Altitude TO∼LD Minami (South) TO: 600m  Kita (North) TO: 630m
Distance TO&simLD 1,500m
Site Comment  
 Landing (LD)
Size 100m×150m(ground)
Terrain Flat
Rating 2
LD ASL 450m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment
 Access LD∼TO Shuttle
 Cross Country Flight Support car for retrieval is a must.
 Place of Interest Tsukechi Onpoi-onen hot spring, Restaurant Keichan, Kuri Kinton (chestnut sweet), camping sites
 Others
 Last updated 2010/2/06
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HG PG MPG
 Site Name Futatsumoriyama Flight Area
 Description Takeoff/Landing are available seperately for hang glider and paraglider.
 Location Aza-Matsuo, Fukuoka, Nakatsugawa City, Gifu Prefecture
 Access
By Car Head north for Gero on R257, about 12km, after getting off at Nakatsugawa ramp.
By Train
 Flying Season Year round
 School No
 Name of School
 Bilingual Staff
 Contact
Name Futasumoriyama Hiyu-kai
Address Fukuoka 5, Nakatsugawa City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan 508-0203
TEL 090-3938-8459
FAX  
Email nnishio@d1.dion.ne.jp
URL http://www.d1.dion.ne.jp/~nnishio/
Check-in desk 08:00∼
 Visitor Rating JHF-P or IPPI ParaPro 4, or greater
 Member's Fee JY10,000
 Visitor Fee JY2,000
 Takeoff (TO)
Name Futatsumoriyama HG Takeoff  Futatsumoriyama PG Takeoff
Direction HG TO: ESE  PG TO: SE
Terrain HG TO: 20° slope  PG TO: 15° slope
Rating 2
Size HG 2m×8m (launch deck)  PG 30m×30m
TO ASL HG TO: 973m  PG TO: 1,015m
GPS Coordinates HG:N35.342970  E137.243750
PG:N35.343900  E137.243870
Site Comment Be careful about wind coming in turning round.
 Condition of Flight
Soaring Ratio Thermal Soarings 80%  Ridge Soarings 0%  Sleddies 20%
Rating 2
Altitude TO∼LD HG TO: 636m  PG TO: 611m
Distance TO∼LD HG:3,491m  PG:2,861m
Site Comment Thermal is somewhat small but strong.
 Landing (LD)
Size HG:30m×150m  PG:70m×150m
Terrain Flat  PG has moderate slope
Rating 3
LD ASL HG:337m  PG:404m
GPS Coordinates HG:N35.333620  E137.263950
PG:N35.340090  E137.262230
Site Comment HG: terraced fields  PG: hill
 Access LD∼TO 20 minutes by car and one minute's walk, total 21 minutes
 Cross Country Flight Allowed
 Place of Interest Fukuoka-onsen hot spring "Hot Saloon", Fukuoka Roman Valley Camping Site, Magomejuku historical post station twon.
 Others Opens on Saturday, Sunday, Holidays.
 Last updated 2010/3/05
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PG
 Site Name Kasagiyama Area
 Description Beautiful landscape having panoramic view of Nagoya City. Starting point for cross country flight.
 Location Kasagi-cho, Ena City, Gifu Prefecture
 Access
By Car
By Train
 Flying Season Year round
 School No
 Name of School
 Bilingual Staff
 Contact
Name Taguchi Yoshinori
Address 2179-5 Hirukawa, Nakatsugawa City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan 509-8301
TEL 0573-45-2030
FAX 0573-45-2069
Email marutaya@white.plala.or.jp
URL
Check-in desk 09:00∼12:00 Saturday and Sunday only
 Visitor Rating JHF-P or IPPI ParaPro 4, or greater
 Member's Fee JY10,000 (JY6,000 for 60 years of age or older)
 Visitor Fee JY2,000
 Takeoff (TO)
Name Kasagiyama Takeoff
Direction SSW
Terrain 15°
Rating 1
Size 2 gliders side by side
TO ASL 900m
GPS Coordinates N35°30′20.2″  E137°20′29.3″
Site Comment Around 12 noon is the best timing.
 Condition of Flight
Soaring Ratio Thermal Soarings 40%  Ridge Soarings 40%  Sleddies 20%
Rating 1
Altitude TO∼LD 550m
Distance TO∼LD 2,300m
Site Comment Stay on ridge lift to hit thermal.
 Landing (LD)
Size Main LD:200m×100m  Sub LD:90m×90m
Terrain Main LD:10°  Sub LD:3°
Rating Main LD:2  Sub LD:2
LD ASL Main LD:400m  Sub LD:350m
GPS Coordinates Main:N35°32′17.9″  E137°22′29.8″
Sub:N35°29′05.8″  E137°20′37.6″
Site Comment Briefing will be given at the site.
 Access LD∼TO By car
 Cross Country Flight At pilot's discretion
 Place of Interest Iwasuso Inn, Higashiyama-onsen hot spring, Beni-iwa Sanso Inn
 Others
 Last updated 2010/3/14
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HG PG
 Site Name Ikedayama Flight Area (Zoom)
 Description The takeoff has altitude of 730m and trail leading to takeoff is paved and wide enough.
 Location Ikeda-cho, Ibi-gun, Gifu Prefecture
 Access
By Car Take Meishin Expressway and get off at Gifu-Hashima ramp when coming from east and go north on the right bank of Ibigawa river or get off at Ohgaki ramp and take R258∼R21∼R417 to Ikeda-cho town. When coming from West on Meishin Expressway, get off at Sekigahara ramp and take R365 and go north via R21∼R216∼R471 to Ikeda-cho twon.
By Train Get off at Ohgaki Station of JR Tokaido Line and transfer to Kintetsu RR Ibi Line and get off at Ikeno Station. 20 minutes' walk from Ikeno Station.
 Flying Season Year round
 School Yes
 Name of School HG: Totai Hanggliding School and Mie Hanggliding School
PG: Aero Cruise and Loco Sky Sports
 Bilingual Staff
 Contact
Name Hangglder Proshop Zoom
Address 985-1 Fujishiro, Ikeda-cho, Ibi-gun, Gifu Prefecture, Japan 503-2429 (On Saturdays and Sundays, at landing field)
TEL 0585-45-9214
FAX 0585-45-9214
Email zoom@ogaki-tv.ne.jp
URL http://www.ogaki-tv.ne.jp/~zoom/ghc_top.html
Check-in desk 09:00∼19:00 (On Sat & Sun 08:00∼10:00 at landing field)
 Visitor Rating JHF-B or IPPI SafePro/ParaPro 2 accmpanied by instructor, or greater
 Member's Fee JY10,000/year
 Visitor Fee JY2,000/day
 Takeoff (TO)
Name No.1 Takeoff
Direction N NE E SE S SW NW
Terrain Slope
Rating 2
Size 20m×40m
TO ASL 800m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment Good maintenance and condition. Please watch and communicate each other side by side before making takeoff.
 Condition of Flight
Soaring Ratio Thermal Soarings 70%  Ridge Soarings 0%  Sleddies 30%
Rating 2
Altitude TO∼LD 730m
Distance TO∼LD 2,700m
Site Comment Cross wind from right or left. Be careful of gusts.
 Landing (LD)
Size 150m×70m
Terrain Flat
Rating 2
LD ASL 50m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment Pay attention to neighboring private houses and power line.
 Access LD∼TO 1 minute's walk plus 20 minutes by car, total 21 minutes
 Cross Country Flight Allowed
 Place of Interest Ikeda Hot Spring, Seinoh Hot Spring, Mori-Mori Mura Village (herb bath), Ohno Hot Spring, Nukui-no-Yu (spa), Kan-no-Shokutaku (family restaurant), Kaisen Atom (conveyer-bet sushi bar), Kamagatani Park, Ohtsugatani Park (famous for its cherry blossoms).
 Others There would be traffic control put in force due to road construction work for expanding mountain trail.
 Last updated 7/23/2003
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HG PG MPG
 Site Name Ikedayama Flight Area (Ikedayama Flight Society)
 Description Takeoff faces east and has altitude of 750m.
 Location 200m northeast of Ikeda-cho Gymnasium located at Yamahora, Ikeda-cho, Ibi-gun, Gifu Prefecture
 Access
By Car Go northbound on R417 from Ogaki City of R21, and turn to right for Ikeda-cho Gymnasium or Kamagatani Park.
By Train
 Flying Season March∼December
 School Yes
 Name of School Aero Cruise, ZOOM, Loco, and Bird's Eye View
 Bilingual Staff
 Contact
Name Ikedayama Flight Society
Address c/o Aero Cruise, 4-17 Kano Shin-Honmachi, Gifu City, Gifu Prefecture, Japan 500-8463
TEL 058-276-4452
FAX 058-276-4452
Email
URL
Check-in desk 08:00∼0:00
 Visitor Rating JHF-B or IPPI SafePro/ParaPro 2 accompanied by instructor or greater
 Member's Fee JY10,000/year
 Visitor Fee JY20,000/day
 Takeoff (TO)
Name
Direction E
Terrain Slope
Rating 2
Size 800m²
TO ASL 780m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment
 Condition of Flight
Soaring Ratio Thermal Soarings 70%  Ridge Soarings 10%  Sleddies 20%
Rating 2
Altitude TO∼LD 750m
Distance TO∼LD 2,800m
Site Comment
 Landing (LD)
Size 100m×150m
Terrain Flat
Rating 1
LD ASL 30m
GPS Coordinates
Site Comment
 Access LD∼TO 20 minutes by car
 Cross Country Flight Allowed
 Place of Interest Ikeda Hot Spring, Seino Hot Spring, Restaurant Sun Royal.
 Others
 Last updated 7/23/2003
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