Welcome

 

The Cascade Paragliding 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, 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:

Back Stage Bar, 3702 S.E. Hawthorne
MCMENAMINS
(503) 236-9234

Usually on the first Tuesday of the month.

Meeting Minutes

FAA Temporary Flight Restrictions: Oregon TFRs

Officers, Contacts, Site Laisons, Directors, Tandems, Mentors: ABOUT CPC

Sign-on to the CPC Google group: http://groups.google.com/group/cpcl

CPC on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/cascadeparaglidingclub

Header photos (235 of ’em) by these photographers:

Molly Bellman
Jeff Edes
Gabriel Evans
Steve Forslund
Travis Forsman
Nick Fulmor
Deanna Hutchinson
David Le
Jim Little
Jon Malmberg
Eric Miller
Douglas Mullin
Ancil Nance
John Olson
Pete Reagan
Solomon Reisberg
Steve Roti
Mark Sanzone
Gabriel Schwarzmann
Todd Weigand
Dan Wells

Most recent Google Group messages
Chehalem again today?
Tyrus Leverich: Awesome. I agree. Thank you Dave. I'll try and come out on another day off!
Chehalem again today?
Austin Chart: All valuable information, thanks! I eagerly await the next good day when I can catch a site intro. Thanks! On Wed, Aug 21, 2019, 5:47 PM dave_blizzard wrote: > Since Tyrus and another P2, Austin, asked about Chehalem today, here my > non-flight report: > I sat on launch
Chehalem again today?
dave_blizzard: Since Tyrus and another P2, Austin, asked about Chehalem today, here my non-flight report: I sat on launch for an hour plus, Looked like a good direction and base speed when I arrived at 2 - SSE about 6-7mph. This stayed fairly consistent. There was no rain but I could see verga coming from
Chehalem again today?
Tyrus Leverich: Is the wind any good today Dave? I'm a new P2. Want to come anytime to fly. I assumed the rain was gonna kill it today.
Chehalem again today?
dave_blizzard: Still dry so planning on going up sometime after 1:00. Looks like I'm alone so won't post time.
Chehalem again today?
dave_blizzard: I'll be there about 1:00 if it stays dry. I'll post again about noon.
Pine Mountain Fly-In coming up August 30-September 2
Steve Roti: Oops, here's the t-shirt artwork by Jen Cohoon that I forgot to attach to the previous message. Steve ------------------------------ From: Steve Roti Sent: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 10:55 PM To: ; ;
Pine Mountain Fly-In coming up August 30-September 2
Steve Roti: The Pine Mountain Fly-In is coming up soon -- only 10 days from now. The t-shirts have been ordered (artwork attached) and the weather has been good this month with no smoke to speak of. Come fly with us in Central Oregon over the Labor Day weekend. Details at the link below. And remember current
Chehalem flight report
Dirk Larson: Thanks for the report! Sent from my iPhone On Aug 20, 2019, at 7:47 PM, dave_blizzard wrote: Chehalem gave it up today for four fortunate pilots - Andrew, Ben, Jay, and me. As predicted, the day's strength started to built about 1 and probably continued to build after we
Benjamin Jordan screening of The Endless Chain
John S: I am interested, and I would try to bring a cute girl with red hair. John Saltveit On Monday, August 19, 2019 at 11:57:20 AM UTC-7, Steve Carpentier wrote: > > I am trying to determine if there is enough interest to get together a > screening of the movie, The Endless Chain, by paraglider pilot
Chehalem flight report
dave_blizzard: Chehalem gave it up today for four fortunate pilots - Andrew, Ben, Jay, and me. As predicted, the day's strength started to built about 1 and probably continued to build after we left about 5:30. With wind coming from the south-east rather than our normal south-west, the place to find lift was
Chehalem today
dave_blizzard: I'll be on launch at 12:30
Chehalem tomorrow
dave_blizzard: Chehalem is looking good for tomorrow. I'll post my plans in the morning about 9.
Benjamin Jordan screening of The Endless Chain
Steve Carpentier: Here is a link to the film:
Benjamin Jordan screening of The Endless Chain
Steve Carpentier: I am trying to determine if there is enough interest to get together a screening of the movie, The Endless Chain, by paraglider pilot and filmmaker Benjamin Jordan on Saturday, October 19th. If you would be interested in attending please let me know or reply here. Also, we are looking for a