Cascade Paragliding Club

Welcome to the desktop website of the Cascade Paragliding Club in Oregon. We also have a mobile website

The Cascade Paragliding Club is dedicated to the advancement of paragliding 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.

Monthly Meeting:
Back Stage Bar, 3702 S.E. Hawthorne
(503) 236-9234

Usually on the first Tuesday of the month.

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

Website questions and suggestions: SEND

Sign-on to the CPC Google group:

Header photos by these photographers:

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

Most recent Google Group messages
Missing Baofeng radio...
Shawn MacLeod: youre gonna have to fly with me again if you want me to look for it sarge! On Thursday, April 24, 2014 4:53:47 PM UTC-7, sargeomatic wrote: > > *Whilst checking all my flying gear for this weekend's Fly-In I discovered > my Baofeng radio is somehow missing.*
Tandem Gear For Sale
tobias: I've decided not to renew my tandem rating and will be selling all my tandem stuff. Like new Nova Mamboo Medium, hardly used and never wet. Comfy split leg pilot's harness, spreaders, biners, etc. Reserve Sup-Air passenger harness, medium. I paid $2200 for just the wing a couple of years ago.  I'd s
Missing Baofeng radio...
Dave Cantrell: Don't forget to check your gliders cells. A great spot for lost equipment. 
Oceanside Open update
CB: YOUR USHPA has sent some goodies for the Fly In. Jackets, T Shirts, and some stickers. ALONG with flyers to give your friends about FLY N!!! C U at Lunch Friday!!!
Missing Baofeng radio...
sargeomatic: Whilst checking all my flying gear for this weekend's Fly-In I discovered my Baofeng radio is somehow missing.-Does anyone out there have it? -I probably loaned it to a friend or a companion of a friend while out flying somewhile back. It's missing & if you've got any info on its whereabouts, please
vfr radio communications...
Dave Cantrell: Jason Schappert from Mzeroa, brought to my attention an apple and android app is available (FREE).  The app is a VFR Radio Communications app. See details below. Dave ----- Forwarded Message ----- From: Jason Schappert To: Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2014 8:15
Safety cones request
Mark Sanzone: Great, sounds like we have cones covered.  I want a couple at the LZ pick up spot (handicap stall), a few on the beach around the Spot landing LZ, and probably a couple up top to block the driveway at launch. Mark 
Safety cones request
Mark G. Forbes: BTW...Bob is working on the website, but it's still fairly sparse. He's shopping for a competent website developer to flesh it out, if you know of someone who's good. He's a very experienced programmer and network administrator who's inherited the family business, and is gradually draggin
Safety cones request
Mark G. Forbes: My friend Bob, with whom I'm having lunch at this moment, runs a barricade company. I'll pick up ten cones at his Salem shop on my way north on Friday. Visit for all your barricade needs. 541-760-3231 (cell) MGF iPad
Safety cones request
Dave Cantrell: Mark, I have four I can bring. Two are 2.5 ft tall and two are 1.5ft tall. Dave ________________________________ From: "'Mark Sanzone ' via Cascade Paragliding Club" To: Cascade Paragliding Club Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:27
Safety cones request
Mark Sanzone: If anyone has some decent safety cones, we could use a few this weekend in Oceanside. Mark 
Oceanside Open update
Dan Wells: 4 meg pictures of a gift certificate?  Learn how to send low res pictures John. Dan Wells 503 804-1077 From: [] On Behalf Of Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:13 PM To: Sub
Oceanside Open update
John Kraske:
Oceanside Open update
John Kraske: Blue sky in tillamook Sent from my Sprint phone. ------ Original message------ From: 'Mark Sanzone ' via ... Date: Thu, 4/24/2014 9:59 AM To: Cascade Paragliding Club; Subject:CPC: Oceanside Open update Weather Report - As of Thursday am forecasts (it will change some). In general it w
Need some help...
Discover Paragliding!: We had 4 folks offer to help! Thanks guys, we've got it sorted now. (Dodie was the winner!) Due to the to the timing of things we were going to have to be zig zagging all over town today, then off to Oceanside tomorrow. The day just got a lot easier! Thanks to all who volunteered to help! :-) Brad