NHPC  -   Blackhall



There are no lambing or shooting restrictions at this site.

Location:

Grid Reference: NZ461420

3 words:

Wind

NNE-NE-ENE

Height

115ft amsl

Road Access

From A19 take B1281 for Castle Eden / Blackhall. At Blackhall, turn left onto A1086 then right down Tenth St. then first right and park at the entrance to the industrial estate.

Parking

Park at the entrance to the industrial estate and walk 5 mins past the allotments towards the coast.

Take Off

Large area of short grass is good for ground handling, take off anywhere along the front.

Landing

Bottom landing can be muddy, good place to practice top landings.

Flying

Fairly benign site, always a bottom landing up to the headlands at Horden Point and Blackhall Rocks (the fingers), even when the tide is in.

Hazards

Beware when going beyond the headlands mentioned above, whatever the state of the tide, bottom landing will be hazardous or there may be no bottom landing. An unplanned landing in the sea is usually fatal.

Flights

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NHPC   -   Blackhall