Marin County Hang Gliding Association
Our weather station is BACK in service, again.
Our weather station has been repaired. Apparently, a voltage surge had fried the power converter. 10/12/16
National insurance issues
Due to new insurance requirements, MCHGA has decided to include paraglider pilots in the club. Effective immediately, paragliding at Mt. Tam will be administered and regulated by MCHGA instead of BAPA. 05/06/16
1st Aid Box has moved
The MCHGA first aid box has been moved to a new location, by the big tree where we land. Click here for map and info. 8/01/09
The FCC has warned hang gliding and paragliding pilots not to operate hand-held radio transceivers without a license. Failure to heed this warning could result in criminal penalties ranging from $7,500 to $10,000! For information about obtaining an Amateur Radio license, click here.
- The windsock at launch has been lost or stolen. Someone may have forgotten to take it down after flying. 09/21/16
- We now have a windsock posted at the end of the alleyway, for landings. (No, it's not the same one.) 09/21/16
- The Seadrift sign has been replaced! Beware of this obstacle at the north end of our LZ, and land south of it. 04/19/16
Club meetings have been rescheduled for the first Thursday of each month. However, the December meeting will be held, instead, at the club's pot luck holiday party, on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. The party will be held at the home of Phil & Judy Ray, at 3 Elma St., in Mill Valley. Map and directions.
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