Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

RVHPA’s USHPA Free Flight Forever

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Attention RVHPA local members!

Club matching has ended but you can still make a difference with a donation to the RRG.

Use this button to donate to USHPA' RRG campaign through RVHPA. Read More....

test page to evaluate weather widgets

Monday, October 5th, 2015
Weather Underground PWS KOROREGO39
Read More....

Understanding Rabe’s Ridge

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Rabies-view We start our discussion about the dynamics of Rabe’s Ridge with a toast. Hoist a brew in appreciation of Mike Rabe, the early Woodrat hang glider who pioneered much of the early exploration of the ridge above China Gulch. Flying from Woodrat in the early 1980Read More....

RVHPA membership required to use primary Woodrat LZ’s

Monday, June 2nd, 2014
[caption id="attachment_638" align="alignright" width="389"] Pilot Rick Ray landing in Hunter LZ at Woodrat Mountain. This privately-owned LZ is crucial to flying at Woodrat Mountain and RVHPA works hard to maintain this amazing site.[/caption]

RVHPA has four different levels of membership:

* Visiting Read More....

Two New Ways to Join RVHPA

Monday, December 12th, 2011
Summer is here and RVHPA is happy to announce two convenient ways for pilots to quickly and easily join RVHPA. Membership in RVHPA is now required for all pilots flying at Woodrat Mountain so, naturally, we have an easy way for you to join at the mountain and also from home. [caption id="attachment_1056" align="alignright" width="360"]Read More....

The Whaleback Site Improvement Project: Launch Improvements

Monday, November 22nd, 2010
Update 8/1/11: RVHPA is continuing to raise funds for this project to make further improvements on the new launch. In short, we are raising money to re-contour the NW-facing portion of the launch to provide an option that does not require a flat slope launch. This will make the launch less demanding and more user-friendly. Please donate today if you want to supporRead More....