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March 04, 2015 @ 15:41
Chris Ratay: Got blown out this past weekend, hoping to fly tomorrow afternoon (March 5) weather permitting. Anyone going to be around? 303-241-6181
March 02, 2015 @ 12:46
katie: Hello, I am a visiting pilot from Southern CA, home site Marshall/Crestline. I am a high hour P2, with experience with thermals, ridge soaring, and towing. I will be in town this coming weekend and would love to fly on Sunday the 8th if the weather looks
February 20, 2015 @ 13:39
James Raniolo: I am a P3 Pilot with 130 flights who will be the area from march 8-15th and was hoping to get some flights in. Looking to get signed up with the club and maybe meet some locals. Please cal me at 727-743-7777 and let me know hat I need to do to fly with
February 17, 2015 @ 14:02
Lisa V: Comin to LV Sat/Sun Feb 21/22 w Dave Sharp, both of us P4s, love to hook up w locals!
February 15, 2015 @ 22:03
Brian McGee: My girlfriend and I would love to go hang gliding tomorrow at the ridge, but we're beginners (but quick studies!) is anyone going there tomorrow??
February 15, 2015 @ 09:31
February 13, 2015 @ 16:08
David Ribardo: Hey guys, I'm a visiting pilot and am looking to do some flying. I will be in town until Saturday the 21st- please let me know if I can join in with you guys!
February 10, 2015 @ 22:12
Marc Pelberg: Newer P3 from San Diego. Looking to fly while at a conference in vegas next week. Thinking jean ridge would be a nice easy ridge soaring/thermalling experience. Is there normally someone out there on a flyable day?
January 24, 2015 @ 16:15
Kelly Harrison: Going towing out at Jean Dry Lake tomorrow (Sunday) I've got a tow rig that I attach a Falcon to and it operates as a cool "Flying Simulator" if anyone is new to hang gliding and would like to come out and get a first time flying experience, let me know.
January 23, 2015 @ 10:10
Jim Harmon: NW pilot visiting L.V. Jan 25-28, and hoping to fly. any help is appreciated. Jim H. P4/T3
January 22, 2015 @ 14:46
Jim Fennell: I'm interested in taking my first flight. please send info on prices for renting or lessons. thanx Jim
January 11, 2015 @ 22:44
Deric Kinsch: Hello, I am looking for information about paragliding here in the Las Vegas area and how to get started. Anything would be appreciated. Thank you
January 11, 2015 @ 16:48
HectorGiX: toniroyes
January 08, 2015 @ 13:18
Andrew Duran: Hey. I will be in town for work, skydiving and paragliding the 18-25. If the conditions at Jeans ridge are right, would anyone be willing to show me the site? My phone number is 305-753-1149.
January 05, 2015 @ 09:36
andrei: Hello. I am 8n town this week unluntil the 10th. 651.785.6073. Andrei
December 24, 2014 @ 18:48
Tom Emery: Sorry, I forgot to leave my contact info. Phone# 619-253-2474.
December 24, 2014 @ 18:43
Tom Emery: Hey, I am hoping to fly while working in Kingman, Arizona. If anyone has any information to achieve this goal, I would be interested in talking to you. I will be in the area for the month of January. Any site within a hundred miles would bw fine. Thanks
December 24, 2014 @ 11:49
Rolla: Merry Christmas to all!!
December 24, 2014 @ 10:02
Scott: Merry Christmas Skywalkers!!!
November 09, 2014 @ 21:30
Harold: Great day today towing with the club. Thanks Ron. Good to see you Tony, Mike Jennel, Powerline Mike and Elonia.
October 27, 2014 @ 11:36
Rolla: Couldn't make Sat. (2 grandkids B-day parties) Went out Sun. thinking for sure there would be someone flying. Showed up at 2:30pm blowing in at 20-25. Flew for 2 hrs in smooth as silk air and not a soul in sight? Oh well, had a great time anyway.
October 25, 2014 @ 22:30
Harold : Had a great time Hang gliding with Ron, Wayne,Dave and Johnathan. Special thanks to Therese for launch assistance and driving.
October 19, 2014 @ 10:20
Jeremy & Rain: What a great group of guys!!! Thank you so much Ron!! Great to meet you all, we had a great time!!! Great to meet, fly and hang at the awesome bar Eli Wayne Dave!!!! See you next time!!! Can't wait!
October 13, 2014 @ 20:56
Keita: Ocean flying
October 09, 2014 @ 12:14
Craig: Hi people, are there any military paragliding people in your local community??? I am begining to plan a visit... and looking for a local contact. Thanks Craig
September 22, 2014 @ 13:50
Ann Marie larue: My son and I are interested in a tandem llesson /flight and would like further information such as pricing time ect Thank you.
September 20, 2014 @ 18:23
Wendi Blackburn : I need info on hand gliding, would love to do it very soon! Please send me where I will need to go. And everything
September 20, 2014 @ 12:25
Robert: Great time flying In Good Springs with the crew(Ron,Jim,Eli,Carl,Tony,Dustin from Phoenix). I think I got everyone. I will be back for good times again. All the best guys. Robert
September 18, 2014 @ 01:37
Troy: Hi there I'm planning on getting a hang glider. I have always dreamt of flying. Im planning on going to california to get a brand new hang glider. Should i practice with an instructor first? what's ur tip to a newbie. let me know. thank you.
September 15, 2014 @ 20:24
Mike: Robert, I guess your in town visiting your sister however I'm not currently in Vegas. Thanks for looking me up and hope you get or got some flying in while you are there. Mijoha@


Desert Skywalkers is a local group of Hang Gliding and Paragliding pilots in Las Vegas, Nevada. We are a registered USHPA Club and welcome any visitors that would like to experience the beauty of desert flying.
Flying in this region is commonly very active. With the warm desert days there are usually plenty of thermals to keep you flying, and being in this region allows us to fly year-round.
Contact us if you have any questions or are interested in flying with us!

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