Cascade Paragliding Club
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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 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.

Monthly Meeting:
Back Stage Bar, 3702 S.E. Hawthorne http://www.mcmenamins.com/BackStage
(503) 236-9234

Usually on the first Tuesday of the month.

FAA Temporary Flight Restrictions: Oregon TFRs

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

Website questions and suggestions: SEND

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

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
oceanside
Solomon Reisberg: Oceanside works SSW to WSW (at least in my very limited experience). Today was SSW. Sol
Clo
David Le: I'm up for the coast too. You want to carpool Vince? On Friday, October 31, 2014 3:41:00 PM UTC-7, vince price wrote:Sounds about right... I am going to go to the coast Saturday instead and see if CLO is working.    Its been a long time..... On Friday, October 31, 2014 3:33:39 PM UTC-7, -ERiC-MiLL
oceanside
jeff (JJ) johnson: So is Oceanside better with a wsw direction? Looking at intellicast tomorrow's more out of the north....or nnw. What was it at today?...direction wise. On Friday, October 31, 2014 7:26:28 PM UTC-7, Solomon Reisberg wrote:Oceanside was very pleasant -- super buoyant air made soaring easy. Most excit
oceanside
David Le: Nice flight Sol! On Friday, October 31, 2014 7:26:28 PM UTC-7, Solomon Reisberg wrote:Oceanside was very pleasant -- super buoyant air made soaring easy. Most exciting part of the day was watching the many whales just offshore -- including several energetic ones who fully breached several times. Ki
oceanside
Solomon Reisberg: Oceanside was very pleasant -- super buoyant air made soaring easy. Most exciting part of the day was watching the many whales just offshore -- including several energetic ones who fully breached several times. Kind of cool to see that from the air. Flew till I got cold, warmed up, and flew again --
Peterson Butte this weekend.
Stan Mordensky: Well the wind has died from the PB forecast for the morrow. Here's hoping things change. Stan On Fri, Oct 31, 2014 at 9:38 AM, Stan Mordensky wrote: I'm seeing conflicting reports on Peterson this weekend, but Saturday morning looks like an opportunity for some kiting and, per
oceanside
David Le: How's your flight?  On Friday, October 31, 2014 3:13:11 PM UTC-7, Solomon Reisberg wrote:FYI, oceanside is and has been working well all afternoon. If you're on the coast today, its worth a visit.
weekend flying
Steve Forslund: from the Oz report I hope to fly Saturday, Sunday......
Clo
vince price: Sounds about right... I am going to go to the coast Saturday instead and see if CLO is working.    Its been a long time..... On Friday, October 31, 2014 3:33:39 PM UTC-7, -ERiC-MiLLER- wrote:not to rain on your parade but MM5 is showing NW... http://www.atmos.washington.edu/mm5rt/rt/showsounding_d2
oceanside
-ERiC-MiLLER-: Thanks dude, that's true club spirit right there!   On Fri, Oct 31, 2014 at 3:13 PM, Solomon Reisberg wrote: FYI, oceanside is and has been working well all afternoon. If you're on the coast today, its worth a visit. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to t
Clo
-ERiC-MiLLER-: not to rain on your parade but MM5 is showing NW... http://www.atmos.washington.edu/mm5rt/rt/showsounding_d2.cgi?initmodel=NAM&yyyymmddhh=current_nam&reqhr=33&loc=kuao&locname=Aurora%2COR&latlon=45.25N,122.76W And NOAA says W, becoming S after midnight.http://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lat=4
oceanside
Solomon Reisberg: FYI, oceanside is and has been working well all afternoon. If you're on the coast today, its worth a visit.
Clo
Steve Forslund: Only two hours? Seems like plenty Sent on the new Sprint Network ----- Reply message ----- From: "vince price" To: Subject: CPC: Re: Clo Date: Fri, Oct 31, 2014 10:48 AM It does indeed.  Seems a better bet than Chehalem.  We got only about a 2 hr windo
Chehalem today
dave_blizzard: Looks like it may be work this afternoon even though the ridge is still slightly socked in.  Anyone else interested?
Peterson Butte this weekend.
Bill B - Corvallis: Seems to me that I better go to and make sure you don't use up all the air. On Fri, Oct 31, 2014 at 11:19 AM, Norris, Josh wrote: Count me in.  Josh Norris On Oct 31, 2014, at 9:38 AM, "Stan Mordensky" wrote: I'm seeing conflicting repor