.

.

Post your flying stories and flight reports here. Make sure to attach pictures if you got em!

Moderators: sg, mods

User avatar
By mbadley
#374367
Went up to Indian Valley to fly with friends and do some work on Camp Clement. Saturday showed lots of haze in the valley from the fires out west, but the ridge had GREAT conditions with cloudbase around 11,500. Lift was smooth and really a joy to thermal in, even if the views weren't all that great. There was a minor amount of cloud suck up near the bottoms, but nothing threatening. Only one of our group bombed out at Tweetens, but landed there uneventfully. Sunday showed clearer skies with no cu's over the mountains and some higher cirrus shearing clouds which promised stronger local winds. Lift was tougher to work with sharp edged thermals - but we could still get up to 11K and later on the valley did its' thing with abundant glass-off conditions.

All in all, I wish the California fires were done with, but it's just not to be for awhile yet.
Attachments
Snapshot 1 (8-10-2015 7-40 PM).png
Snapshot 1 (8-10-2015 7-40 PM).png (955.36 KiB) Viewed 378 times
User avatar
By Brian K
#374370
Sounds like a great weekend, sad I couldn't make it

Morph info video just posted. https://www.youtube.[…]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Me3srOy7Ac

Waffle iron for GEEKS

it seems like I have to try it. wkwkwk also visit […]

"THERMAL CHASERS"

"THERMAL CHASERS" https://www.youtube.[…]