Semi-Annual General Membership Meeting
22 April 2017, 10:30 AM · Agenda To Be Posted
2-22-2017: You can phone the Windtalker and get the correct wind direction but reported speeds are 1/3-1/2 of actual.
909 338 3362
The website weather graphs are accurate.
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.
This is just a Reminder of Soboba's Boogie Fly-In March 27-29-2015 at Soboba Flight Park.
Soboba is a great site to fly if you haven't been there yet. Soboba is as friendly to pilots as you can get. For those of you working on your rating advancements this will add another site for you. Plus you will be able to fly with the locals for that special lift areas they frequent.
There is a photo contest in the mountain communties for "Celebrating Life in Our San Bernardino Mountains" and I thought this would be a great way to advertise our sport.
“Celebrating Life In Our San Bernardino Mountains” is the theme of a mountain-wide photo contest with entries due on or before April 15. What’s in your lens? (Contributed Photo)
Views from the towers just west of Crestline launch. Page reloads every 30 seconds. New images available one minute after server times shown.
Tomorrow is the 1st Annual CSS Opener and Membership renewal Fly in.
This is a family fun day so bring the whole family and bring a food dish large enough for your family and CSS will provide desserts.
We now have 2 full propane bottles for the barbecue and we will need a few to help set up and tare down Owens water slide that he is letting us use! Thank you Owen!!
It is time for our April meeting so we are posting it early so you can mark your calendar. It has been requested by pilots that we change the meeting time so please make note of that! This should help those with a longer commute after a day of flying to return home at a reasonable hour.
Agenda for Crestline Soaring Society General Meeting
Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time: 9:00 am.
Crestline Soaring Society Instruction, Ratings Restrictions & Unsupervised Signoff forms are now available on this website. These documents consist of a ratings and restrictions overview, recommended paragliding and hang gliding instructional procedures, and PG Beginner/Novice and HG Novice sign-off forms, which enable pilots with those ratings to fly our site without direct instructor supervision.
See the top-level menu item "Instruction" for links to these as web pages.
We are having our second fly-in of the season this month. You are all invited once again to come out & enjoy a day of flying & some good food with your new friends and fellow pilots. I've been told the menu will be a Mexican venue. This will be a catered event.
Here's a nice comment we got by email about the AJX LZ grass:
We were out on Monday, test flying 29 gliders. It makes for a long day. I remarked at the time, as I almost always do, what an incredibly inviting and pleasant place the LZ is, and what a tremendous difference the grass has made in my personal quality of life, and the enjoyment I get when I’m out there. I am so impressed with the accomplishments and the positive energy that is generated by the club members, and so thankful to have this amazing resource in my backyard.