MPH: 7.0  Direction: E (84°)
Jean Airport
MPH: 3.2  Direction: E (62°)
MPH: 5.3  Direction: NE (56°)
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Macklow's Wind Index
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Dr. Jack's Thermal Index
Soaring Predictor
SCRN Goodsprings

Public   Forum

April 15, 2014 @ 23:49
Tuan: Tuan: I have glider for sale : Axis Vega3, size M , come with 2 risers with trimmer and withou trimmer , 1hour airtime $1600. text me: 714-251-0341
April 15, 2014 @ 13:08
Charles: I will show around 5ish
April 15, 2014 @ 09:09
Randy: I plan on being out there around 4pm Sunset at 7:15 anyone?
April 14, 2014 @ 22:36
Randy: If forecasted winds show up I'm going ....Jean tomorrow afternoon/evening.
April 14, 2014 @ 21:14
Charles: Looking to fly sometime this week (after 4) at the ridge if winds allow
April 14, 2014 @ 19:37
Steve: I was there last week, not a local in sight. I flew gean was nice
April 14, 2014 @ 17:02
BD: Ha! Good luck with that one...
April 14, 2014 @ 15:39
Justin: I'm in Vegas with a glider for a few nights. Free during the day and evenings. Anyone local flying?
April 11, 2014 @ 21:05
Harold: Jean is looking good Saturday afternoon, hoping to fly
April 10, 2014 @ 14:58
Scott: Anyone thinking about the ridge this afternoon? After 5pm?
April 09, 2014 @ 14:12
DaveZ: Jean pretty gusty and cross from S. I'll check back later
April 09, 2014 @ 11:45
DaveZ: Headed to Jean...
April 09, 2014 @ 11:01
Michelle piotrowski: Going to be visiting Las Vegas for a few days & Would like to schedule tandem hang gliding for 2 people on may 13 2014.
April 08, 2014 @ 08:39
DaveZ: Wish I could join you Ron but today got booked up. I'll be at Jean tomorrow afternoon if the winds cooperate.
April 07, 2014 @ 20:23
RON: I'm thinking of GS on tuesday.
April 06, 2014 @ 14:17
DaveZ: Anybody flying this afternoon?
April 03, 2014 @ 09:58
Jim M: heading out to goodsprings today.
April 03, 2014 @ 08:22
DaveZ: Hey guys... bringing my wing to town Sun-Wed, hoping to fly with some locals again. Ben, you still around?
April 01, 2014 @ 20:31
Greg D: Thursday is looking pretty Goodsprings....anyone?
April 01, 2014 @ 19:35
Jim C: Why is no one talking about the super winds going on right now? Is it too strong?
March 29, 2014 @ 07:43
Mike : Has the side road to Jean slope been fixed or has another trail been cut besides the back side hill trail which requires 4WD?
March 27, 2014 @ 10:06
Tuan: I will be there around 4'30pm
March 27, 2014 @ 09:01
Charles: Anyone headong to the ridge today? Need an excuse to call in sick. 702 279 5483
March 22, 2014 @ 17:31
Dan: Sorry to miss out on good springs today, will keep a closer eye on this page..
March 22, 2014 @ 13:49
Andrew: I am interested in a day of paragliding lessons on May 19th, and I will be staying in Vegas on the nights of the 17-19. Could you give me an idea if this is possible, what could be offered, and how much this would cost? I am about 115kg, would this be a p
March 22, 2014 @ 09:58
RON: heading to goodsprings today. meeting at camp world at 10:30
March 22, 2014 @ 09:13
Dan: From the UK ... staying at the Aria. Anyone flying this week?
March 19, 2014 @ 20:56
March 18, 2014 @ 21:08
JasonK.: Friday looks like it may be good as well. I am visiting for a long weekend from San Diego, have flown XC from G.S. before.
March 18, 2014 @ 20:37
JasonK.: Any chance someone would like to fly Goodsprings Thursday. Noaa predicts light south wind at 11am. (619)855-0556


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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