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Welcome to the Cascade Paragliding Club community website.  If you are looking for information about our club, its flying sites or just general paragliding/hang gliding information in the region, you may find what you are looking for on one of the menu tabs above.  If you don’t see what you are looking for, feel free to send us an e-mail at CASCADEPARAGLIDING@GMAIL.COM.    The little grayish box that originates in the lower right corner of the web pages is our chatbox linked to telegram.  You can open it and customize the location on your browser.  Our club is dedicated to the advancement of paragliding and hang gliding in this region, through the education of its members in safety and general knowledge of the sport, as well as the development and maintenance of local flying sites and through the comradeship of fellow pilots.

The primary radio frequency used at local sites is 151.925.  Pilots may be operating on other frequencies also.  Please have a radio and ask what frequency those pilots present are using!

 

Monthly Meeting:

May the fourth at 7:30:  Remote meeting link

Usually on the first Tuesday of the month.

Contact us at CASCADEPARAGLIDING@GMAIL.COM

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Most recent Google Group messages
Oceanside report
Mark Sanzone: Kavi was first to launch a little after 2 pm and flew the longest. Lots of pilots including some visiting from Seattle who had their first Oceanside flights. Max lift was about 200 over. Tomorrow afternoon looks good for CLO. Mark Sent from my iPad
Silver Star +/- Elk Rock: Monday-Weds 5/10-5/12
Michael Coppock: On Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 6:48:55 AM UTC-7 Michael Coppock wrote: > FYI all, if you haven't watched Pete Reagan's video on launching and > flying the Elk Rock site, check it out...very technical launch on the rock > spine! > > On Friday, May 7, 2021
Silver Star +/- Elk Rock: Monday-Weds 5/10-5/12
Michael Coppock: FYI all, if you haven't watched Pete Reagan's video on launching and flying the Elk Rock site, check it out...very technical launch on the rock spine! On Friday, May 7, 2021 at 10:53:09 PM UTC-7 wrote: > I'm good any day next week from Tuesday on if you don't mind company >
Silver Star +/- Elk Rock: Monday-Weds 5/10-5/12
andrew.e...@gmail.com: I'm good any day next week from Tuesday on if you don't mind company Michael! On Friday, May 7, 2021 at 3:54:31 PM UTC-7 Michael Coppock wrote: > Hi all, back in town after 2 weeks away.. > > Silver Star is looking interesting for the first half of next week. I > will likely try to fly some or
Silver Star +/- Elk Rock: Monday-Weds 5/10-5/12
Steve Forslund: I am off work and may be up for an Elk flight if conditions look good. Feel free to call . Steve Forslund ----- Original Message ----- From: "mcoppock" To: "Cascade Paragliding Club" Cc: Sent: Fri, 7 May 2021 15:54:23 -0700 Subject: CPC: Silver
Silver Star +/- Elk Rock: Monday-Weds 5/10-5/12
Michael Coppock: Hi all, back in town after 2 weeks away.. Silver Star is looking interesting for the first half of next week. I will likely try to fly some or all of these days. Would be interested in shuttling vehicles from lower “LZ’s” and other possible land out positions. PM me if interested. Also Elk
[OHGA] Today (Thursday) , Friday, Saturday , Sunday
Bob Horning: Looking at the rain forecast a bit of a wet morning, so I will hold off a bit. Around noon there is a good shower coming through, but after that it looks very good, so I plan on being down there around noon myself, just to maybe start setting up if the showers don’t appear. Anyone else heading
Woodrat closed for flying May 17-18
Dan Wells: Info…Just in case you have plans to fly Woodrat on these dates. Dan From: 2019 RVHPA President Terri Eubanks Sent: Tuesday, May 4, 2021 9:14 PM To: RVHPA Board Subject: Woodrat closed for flying May 17-18 a production company will be filming a
May Meeting Notes
Cascade Paragliding Club: Hello Everybody! Sent out the May Newsletter this morning with last night's Meeting Notes. The meeting covered a lot of topics and it was a great turnout! They are attached to this thread, but if you want to join our email list please feel free to click this link:
Monthly Meeting Reminder - Tuesday May 4th
Cascade Paragliding Club: Reminder that our monthly meeting is tomorrow, May 4th at 7:30pm, being held remotely here: Topics on the agenda, but not limited to: - Major Club Expenditure Bylaws change - Vote Required - Potential for in-person/
Saturday at CLO
sky...@gmail.com: It was soarable pretty much all day. Sarge and I got there about noon. It was light at launch. People were doing forwards, but everybody soared. There were about 8 bags and Scott Michalik from Sisters in his rigid wing. It was a deal where a couple of people had botched launches, but once you
Sollie LZ
Kelly: The Sollie LZ is posted no trespassing. This does not apply to hang gliders and paragliders. The sign is up to detour hunters. Please do not remove the sign. Thanks Kelly. PS I am no longer on the hang glider list if someone could please post something to they're group I would appreciate
Oceanside
Luke: Pilots heading to Oceanside today. Winds look favorable, cloud deck may be low. High tide at 12:24pm.
Bingen may work Sunday
sky...@gmail.com: Might blow out at some point, but could be great around noon or 5 pm. Call me if interested. John Saltveit 971 Nine 98-49fifty
A couple of issues at Oceanside yesterday
Travis potter: A visiting pilot who I believe had a site orient launched with a brake wrap in earlier conditions which were more south. The pilot allowed themselves to drift to far to the North and got pinned in the venturi with no lift. On Sat, Apr 24, 2021, 12:14 'Mark Sanzone' via Cascade Paragliding Club