Most students do not get to experience ridge soaring, even at our club. Skyline Soaring offers an excellent training ridge nearby. During the Spring and Fall months, the nearby Massanutten ridge comes alive with strong lift, safe land-out fields. Unfortunately, this activity also is accompanied by hazards.
Practical Standards for Ridge Soaring:
Objective. To determine that the applicant:
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