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Last update : Sep 2nd 2016
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    Height : 903 m.
    GR : 4.88
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GPS coordinates : take off : 46°10'49" (46.1805)N; 13°46'44" (13.7791)E - Elevation : 1061 m.
landing : 46°11'6" (46.1851)N; 13°43'19" (13.7222)E - Elevation : 158 m.
Take off : Above the city of Tolmin, take off place called Kobala, small road 15 km from Tolmin.
In July and August shutlles are organised every day starting at 10 am from landing.
Take off at 1pm with thermic breeze west side or in the morning if wind is blowing from east.
Landing : Landing is 2 km after the city of Tolmin on the road going to Kobarid, rigth side of the road along a dirt road, 500m from main road. good reference point is the helipad, there're two windsocks on this field. the emergency landing field is in front of Tolmin, where the road splits like figure V.
Going there : - By road from Nova Gorica.
- By road from Ljubljana/Idrija/Most na Soci/Tolmin.
- By road from Bovec/Kobarid.
Comments : Cross country flying is relatively easy along the Soca valley or more inside the massif to the Krn (2200m) highest peak nearby.
Guida italiana http://marco-zonca.blogspo...

For Russian speakers: http://zidar.ru has lots of information, as well as http://fly-art.com
Weather hazards : Check http://skytech.si/

Valley wind can be quite strong

Weather info lines:
Kobala +386-41 646319
Stol +386-41 646324
Kuk +386-31 704901
Flight regulation : max ALT: 2900masl!
>> on http://sffa.org/airspace you can download a VFR-chart of Slovenia: click on 'VFR karta/chart (LQ)' resp 'VFR karta zadaj/ back side'.
AVOID landing at/near helipad!
You have to pay one of the following fees to the local paragliding club:
- 4 Euro for one day
- 10 Euro for three days
- 20 Euro for 10 days
- 35 Euro for the season

'Parataxi' is 8 Euro per person (but a minimum of 30 Euro).
People to contact :
The club: DPL Posocje
Dijaska 12/c
5220 Tolmin
Parking : at takeoff : Camp Vili
Takeoff parking gps : 46.1828 N, 13.724 E
Landing parking gps : 46.2069 N, 13.6799 E
Website : http://www.kobala.si
Tourism  :
Kobarid museum dedicated to the battle of Kobarid during WW1. 1 million people died during the 3 years of the battle.
Kayak is the major activity: contact Maya in Tolmin, the day you can not fly, go kayaking in the Soca river: wonderful.
Camping Vili in Volarje 10 km from Tolmin, Vili is a very nice guy, charming quite place.
Two other campings in Korabid and surroundings - Camp Gabrije, camp Sidar, camp Lazar
Guida italiana http://marco-zonca.blogspo...
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Take off : 46.1805 N; 13.7791 E
Landing : 46.1851 N; 13.7222 E
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