Flying in the park offers outstanding views and fantastic soaring opportunities.

Launching is allowed from designated locations along the North Rim and the flying is best with a south wind (5-15 mph), typically from March through October.

Paragliding permits must be signed in the Public Works Department – Parks Division at 965 Fir Street (Open Monday – Friday 8 am to 5 pm). 

Paragliding Rules and Guidelines for Bidwell Park flight

Check out the Bidwell Park Fliers’ website for more information on qualifications, rules, permits and guidelines for flying in the Park. 

For more information, or to arrange a site prior to flying, contact Jon Stallman, site administrator. 
Cell phone: 530.864.5110
Home phone: 530.809.1081

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