I have been a hang glider pilot since 1982, flying sites from Mexico
Launching from Mt. Nebo, Arkansas
from about 5,000’ on a flight from Mt.
About 4700’ and heading for cloudbase over Paris,
The best hang
gliding site in South Dakota is in Wyoming!
Sand Turn, above Dayton, is a nice flying site in the Big Horns.
the Black Hills Soaring Club recently moved its operations to Hot Springs and I was able to begin learning to fly a
sail plane. This is our club glider, a
are good for wave soaring during the fall and winter. My instructor and I got to 11,200 MSL or
8,000 above ground level on 12/19/04.
This is a view of Hot Springs to the west.
I also enjoy playing golf.
The course here in Hot Springs
is nice when you can get by the occasional foursome of turkeys.