Winter Hill (Point)

near Rivington, Bolton

This slope does not have any ownership or flying permission details stored. If you are visiting the slope, please make yourself known to local pilots and exercise caution.
Suitable for Winds: N, NNE, NE
Near: Rivington, Bolton

Situated at the most northerly point of Winter Hill, this flying site offers flying when winds are from the North > North East.

As the wind moves round towards a ENE direction, you may find more favourable flying at "Winter Hill (Mast)" nearby.




Access

Access via George's Lane, turning North at Lodge Farm. Be mindful and courteous towards walkers and dogs along the narrow road that leads to the Mast.

Turn left at the junction after the "main" mast, and park near the next largest mast. The flying site is accessed via a pedestrian gate to the side of the fencing.

Particular caution should be paid in the winter months as the narrow road to the Mast has steep drainage ditches (marked) on either side.

5 Day Weather Forecast

Sunday23rd Jun

Monday24th Jun

Tuesday25th Jun

Wednesday26th Jun

Thursday27th Jun

00:00

2mph SSE

Rain: 1%

2mph WNW

Rain: 0%

7mph NNW

Rain: 1%

4mph NW

Rain: 3%

4mph E

Rain: 1%

03:00

2mph SSE

Rain: 29%

2mph N

Rain: 0%

4mph N

Rain: 4%

2mph N

Rain: 2%

4mph SE

Rain: 2%

06:00

4mph SSE

Rain: 44%

2mph N

Rain: 0%

4mph NNW

Rain: 1%

2mph NNE

Rain: 2%

4mph S

Rain: 4%

09:00

9mph W

Rain: 47%

2mph SSW

Rain: 0%

7mph NW

Rain: 1%

4mph NE

Rain: 2%

7mph SSW

Rain: 8%

12:00

4mph WNW

Rain: 8%

4mph S

Rain: 0%

4mph NW

Rain: 5%

7mph ESE

Rain: 5%

9mph SW

Rain: 9%

15:00

9mph NW

Rain: 0%

4mph SSW

Rain: 3%

9mph NW

Rain: 6%

4mph ESE

Rain: 6%

9mph WSW

Rain: 11%

18:00

9mph NW

Rain: 0%

7mph WNW

Rain: 0%

7mph NNW

Rain: 9%

7mph SE

Rain: 7%

9mph W

Rain: 16%

21:00

4mph N

Rain: 0%

7mph NNW

Rain: 1%

7mph NW

Rain: 4%

4mph SSE

Rain: 5%

7mph WSW

Rain: 7%