Gliding and Paragliding in Haute-Provence

The upper network and air conditions of the Ubaye area are famous. Many enthusiastic tourists come to Ubaye for enjoying these optimal air conditions. Gliding, paragliding, and also small-sized airplane rides can be scheduled. Isn’t it breaking news !

Paragliding in Ubaye
Paragliding in Ubaye

Paragliding - First flights in Ubaye

2 flights are available from the resort of Pra-Loup:

  • A little morning flight in calm conditions to get started with a 600 m altitude difference... A gentle descent towards Barcelonnette is possible for children from the age of 5.
  • A sport flight with a 1000 m altitude difference along the cliffs of Séolane, or flying over the forest of Gimet, and the Cayolle pass with landing in Barcelonnette. 4x4 ascent along forest roads.


Scenic flight over the lake of Serre-Ponçon. Takeoff and landing from the village on an adequate runway. Optimal aerologic upward conditions allow take-off and landing at the right same place.

Ideal for small groups and/or families: Everyone sees each other taking-off, flying and landing.Films and photos are shot in the best conditions. Jumps generally in the afternoon.

Barcelonnette Airport

With Its 750-meter track, allows the fans to rise up …very high ! The pilot school offers sessions for beginners or advanced gliders.

First flights are held with a plane or a glider. Special prices and breath-taking panorama over 3000 meters ! One must dare ...

Get all information at the reception!


Great location with a town close by. Enough to do (paintball, rafting). Nice animation team with hot english girl.

Camping dans les Alpes-de-Haute-Provence


Rioclar*** News Info of Ubaye valley

New accomodations at the Rioclar Campsite!

Discover our new lodge tents!

Tree house tent for 2 pers.  : unusual stay in the forest with a direct access to the river

Tent ready to camp 2 pers.  : a tent ready to camp in the forest with view on the mountains

the Rioclar hosts you to follow the canoë kayak championships of France

The France canoë kayak Championships will take place from Tuesday 9 July to Sunday 14 July 2019 right in front of the Rioclar campsite!

Schedule of the sport event

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The Rioclar campsite hosts you to follow the Tour de France

Wedn. 24/07 : Stage 17 : Pont du Gard - Gap

Thurs. 25/07 : Stage 18 : Embrun -Valloire

Route of the Tour de France

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