Crestline Soaring Society
The Hang Gliding & Paragliding Club for San Bernardino, CA, USA
The CSS is a non-profit organization (501(c)(3)) which exists to serve the foot-launched flying community in the San Bernardino Mountains - Crestline & Marshall Peak in particular - and Southern California and beyond in general.
We encourage you to come and be a part of one of the premier flying sites the world has to offer.
SAN-D VAN PILOT APPRECIATION DAY
In honor of celebrating their 1st year as operators of the San-d Van they would like to Thank all pilots on Saturday September 23rd, 2017 by offering FREE Shuttle rides up to launch followed up with a FREE BBQ and SANDY'S FAMOUS CAKES!
Shuttle times will be posted at http://www.flytandem.com/shuttle-m-d.htm
Please only One booking per person or call Sandy @ 574-596-3100
Come join CSS Saturday September 9th, 2017 for the 32nd Annual Andy Jackson memorial fly-in
*Spot landing and bomb drop contests
*Catered $10.00 dinner by Tako Boy
*Pond Party with DJ and Movie night at 7:30 pm
Come join us Saturday July 8th for the Andy Jackson Airpark 23rd Anniversary!
$10 Taco dinner presented by Tako Boy.
Fun for the whole family!!
Our Crestline webcam could see the smoke from the Mart fire in Highland on 6/27/17. Below is an animation of stills captured every 10-15 minutes during the afternoon.
Melissa Kepen writes:
"California Here we go!
After a season in Brazil and another in Europe, the largest hang gliding documentary tv series will land in California this weekend! Each episode reveals a flying site, it's pioneers and the lifestyle of the early days as well as today's hang gliding scene. Let's Show the world that hang gliding still lives and crowd the launch Sites!! The itinerary is:
This weekend Jun 30, Jul 01, 02: Crestline, Sylmar and Lake Elsinore
LZ glider tie-down use, as demonstrated by David Aldrich.
For many years Rob McKenzie kept online records of local flying accidents, the famous "Red Dot" pages.
Those records are now hosted here on the crestlinesoaring.org website at:
What constitutes an accident worthy of a Red Dot?
The following are the types of incidents that are worthy of being included in the accident page.
MAY 28 CSS MEMBERSHIP BBQ DINNER HOSTED BY THE CSS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
|Crestline Soaring Society Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 9052
San Bernardino, CA 92427
Please join us in the landing zone for a club sponsored dinner. We are celebrating the end of a fantastic membership year and are looking forward to the next. As you may remember all memberships expire May 31st. Our monitor, Thelma, will be around if you would like to sign up for next year and have a cheese burger on us!
Also a big shout out to Mike and his family from Mountain Hardware in Wrightwood. They have generously donated 30 new chairs and some garden hoses to the landing zone. Super nice!
Hope to see you tomorrow evening!