Flying in Cumbria  

Fly in Cumbria



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Apps & online tools

Books & media & hubs



Flight Deck

Flying in Cumbria

Flying outside Cumbria






Theory & tutorials


Club flying sites

Main index l Wind Rose l Google map l OS map

Brigsteer - a soaring site or not?

Kitt Rudd discusses some 'southern' sites (2002)

Coaching and contacts

CP coaching l Coaches tel nos (members only)

CSC Communication

l CSC on Facebook l CSC Forum l

Login required >>> l Committee contacts l
l Committee meeting minutes l Spoilt For Choice l

CSC club safety

In 'Safety'

Flight reports

Cumbrian XC league l Other leagues in 'XC'

Clough Head Struggle - Several flight accounts

Cross the Country (170km) - Mike Cavanagh

One flight, eleven Wainwrights - Rick Livingstone
Burnbank >Ennerdale >Great Gable >Seathwaite

Pulled into the 'white room' over Stony Cove Pike

More flight reports


Great North Air Ambulance - local charity


XC Flight.com - DHPC chief coach, Ed Cleasby


Please let us have the link to your gallery :-)

Andrew McMahon - www.1photo1.com

Ed Cleasby - SmugMug l Google archive l

Geoff Moss - Flickr

Rick Livingstone - Google archive

Stuart Holmes takes great flying photos



Schools, shops and servicing

Near the top of the CSC 'Links' page


X-Lakes 2019 - Greg Hamerton

The 6 peak challenge - Alex Colbeck

Flying the North Lakes (Swinside) - Nik Valiris

Tony Thompson- Motor Neuron Disease Assoc

Sir John Barrow Monument, Hoad Hill - Oct '16

Ennerdale to Cartmel - May 2016

Red Screes, Kirkstone Pass - Jan 2017

Black Combe to Keswick, 70km - Aug 2016

Skiddaw inverted fly down - Oct 2016

Silecroft - Lakes Charity Classic - July 2016

vid Coniston Old Man - Feb 2016 - Ed Cleasby

vid Blencathra, snowy winter soaring - Mike Harper

vid More videos here


l Mountain l Flybubble l MWIS l RASP l Satellite l
l Summits l Synoptics l WindyTV l XCWeather l

See 'Meteorology' for more forecasts

Dust devil on Coniston - Geoff Moss

Wave flying in Cumbria - Colin de Gasperi

Cumbrian Foehn - The Helm Wind

Winter flying - A Cautionary Note - Ed Cleasby

Weather stations in Cumbria

See Weather tab on the home page

Skiddaw webcam - Hazeldene hotel, Keswick

Derwent Water - Hazeldene hotel, Keswick

XC information

Please read this XC warning

See 'XC' for general XC information

Clough Head to Ambleside, XC notes - Geoff Moss

Ennerdale to Wasdale, XC guide - Dave Ashcroft

Mountain flying safety tips - Chris Scammell


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