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by crvalley
Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Last time it was a control bar, this time...
Replies: 3
Views: 348

Re: Last time it was a control bar, this time...

OK - it's time... It's time for the LPG sign-off at Ed Levin - LPG is your "Loose Personal Gear" sign-off. Bring your log book this weekend - I'll sign you off. I'm a WOR Observer, so I am qualified to both create and sign-off off this newly established skill for the HG community - and PG ...
by crvalley
Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2017 Yosemite Flying Season
Replies: 2
Views: 209

Re: The 2017 Yosemite Flying Season

Hi Richard, The Yosemite flying season will start up more toward the end of this month (July). Link to the flight calendar HERE . I'll be signing up to monitor toward the end of September - more monitors will get there name(s) on the calendar, also. The Merced River has receded, so we should be good...
by crvalley
Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Goat to Carrizo
Replies: 6
Views: 345

Re: Goat to Carrizo

Wayne,

This song is for you...

https://youtu.be/SaV-6qerkqI

Whenever I hear this song - I think of you.

Nobody does it better, Wayne - nobody.

Hugs,

CRV
by crvalley
Mon Jun 12, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Gear for Sale or Trade
Topic: Wills Wing Spectrum 165 - $950 obo
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Wills Wing Spectrum 165 - $950 obo

I'm posting this for a pilot that lives in Australia - I flew the glider once and Gary has flown it 3 times since he purchased it from me about 8 years ago.

Link to glider pics HERE.

If interested, contact Gary, at gazzman9999 (at) gmail (dot) com.

Thanks,

Chris
by crvalley
Sun Jun 04, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Indian Valley Bailout Closed aka Tweetins
Replies: 6
Views: 356

Re: Indian Valley Bailout Closed aka Tweetins

This time last year, I wrote up some tips for soaring IV. They can be very helpful in avoiding the bailout, but are no guarantee for low-perf gliders. http://wingsofrogallo.org/board/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=2020 RM, I utilized the strategies you posted last year with with my flight at IV two weeks ...
by crvalley
Tue May 23, 2017 8:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mission Pilots - Be Prepared
Replies: 0
Views: 161

Mission Pilots - Be Prepared

Hello Pilots, All pilots that fly Mission Ridge (whether hiking up from the parking lot or driving up by key access) can expect to show proof of P4 or H4 rating, as well as your WOR membership, upon request by a Park Ranger or fellow pilot. Keep your WOR card on your person, and have a picture of yo...
by crvalley
Wed May 17, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2017 Yosemite Flying Season
Replies: 2
Views: 209

The 2017 Yosemite Flying Season

Hello Pilots, The 2017 Yosemite flying season is getting off to a wet start - really wet! Normally, opening season is the first weekend of June, but that has now been cancelled due to a flooded LZ and a rising Merced River. Link to Merced River height HERE . In fact, all of June has been called off ...
by crvalley
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mill Creek Road is OPEN
Replies: 7
Views: 495

Re: Mill Creek Road is OPEN

Hello Mission Ridge Key Holders,

Mill Creek Road is now open - please continue to watch for hikers, bikers, and whatever else is using that road while driving up to launch.

Thanks,

Chris Valley
Mission Ridge Committee Chair
by crvalley
Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mission Key Exchange Information
Replies: 0
Views: 135

Mission Key Exchange Information

Hello Future (and current) Mission Key Holders, This coming Tuesday - March 21st - is the Mission key exchange at the WOR meeting. I'll be at Vito's from 7pm - 8pm to get keys to those that can attend the meeting. Some have touched base with me to get your key by mail, or you'll get your key the nex...
by crvalley
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mill Creek Road is OPEN
Replies: 7
Views: 495

Re: Mill Creek Road Remains Closed

Edit - see post below.

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