CSC Flying Sites

The table below shows active CSC flying sites in alphabetical order. Click on the site name to see full details for that site. If you have Google Earth installed on your PC (see links page for free download) then you can download a set of placemarks for Northern England sites by right clicking here and saving the file on your PC. Once downloaded click on the file to open Google Earth and see the sites.


Red - the site is closed temporarily, i.e. currently it is not to be flown. In time the closed status will either be removed or reinstated. Most of these will be lambing time closures.

Amber - the site is open but a new warning or restriction is in place

OK - the site is open. Most sites have a restriction in use or a warning. Make sure you read the site guide

Site Status Wind Location
Barkin Fell OK ESE - SE + No Wind SE - Between the Lune and Dentdale
Barton Fell OK WNW - NNW NE Lakes - Ullswater
Bewaldeth OK SSW - W N Lakes - W of Skiddaw
Black Combe (East) OK E - SE SW Lakes - nr Millom
Black Combe (South) OK WNW - WSW SW Lakes - nr Millom
Black Combe (West) OK WNW - WSW SW Lakes - nr Millom
Bleansley OK SE S Lakes - nr Broughton-in-Furness
Blease Fell OK S - SSE + No Wind N Lakes - Blencathra
Brigsteer OK SW - W SE Lakes - W of Kendal
Burlington OK NW S Lakes - NE of Ulverston
Burnbank OK NNW - NE NW Lakes - W of Loweswater
Burney Fell OK WSW - NW S Lakes - NE of Ulverston
Buttermere Moss OK SW - WNW NW Lakes - Buttermere
Carrock Fell Red NE - E + No Wind NE Lakes - E of Blencathra
Clough Head OK W - NW + No Wind N Lakes - 5 kms ESE of Keswick
Coniston Old Man OK ENE - SE + No Wind SW Lakes - Coniston
Corney Fell OK WNW - NW SW Lakes - near Millom
Cross Fell OK SW - W NE of Appleby
Ellerside Red W S Lakes - S of Windermere
Farleton Knott OK WSW - NW South of Kendal - M6 J36
Great Langdale OK SSE - SW + No Wind Central Lakes - W of Ambleside
Haig Pit OK W - NW W Lakes - Whitehaven
Humphrey Head Red WSW S Lakes - S of Grange-over-Sands
Jenkin Hill OK SSE - SW + No Wind N Lakes - Skiddaw
Latrigg OK SW - NW + No Wind N Lakes - N of Keswick
Lowca OK W - WNW W Coast - N of Whitehaven
Murton Pike OK SW - WSW Pennines - East of Appleby
Rebecca OK WNW - WSW SW Lakes - nr Askam-in-Furness
Silecroft OK SW - WSW SW Lakes - N of Millom
Souther Fell Red SE - ESE NE Lakes - SE of Blencathra
St. Bees OK SSW - WSW W Coast - nr Whitehaven
Swinside OK WSW - NW + No Wind NW Lakes - N of Crummock Water
Troutbeck OK W - WNW Central Lakes - N of Windermere (Town)
Ullock Pike OK W - WNW N Lakes - W of Skiddaw
Walla Crags OK WNW - NW N Lakes - S of Keswick
Wastwater Screes OK WNW - NNW W Lakes - W of Scafell
West Fell / Sandbeds Red NNE - ENE NE Lakes - NE of Blencathra
Whinfell OK SSW SE Lakes - E of Kendal
Whitbarrow Scar Red SE - ESE / SW - WSW SE Lakes - nr Levens (A590)
Whitestones OK SSW - W + No Wind W Howgills - nr M6
Wolf Crags OK N - NE N Lakes - W of Ullswater
Wrynose Pass OK ENE - ESE Central Lakes - W of Ambleside