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Spring Is *finally* Here!!!

Spring is *finally* here! March, 29, 2019 by Matt Ingram After a super rainy season last year and a very cold winter, Spring is officially here and brought us some good flying weather! Sunday […]

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The CHGPA is an active club of around 100 pilots in the DC/VA/MD/PA region.  We’re dedicated to the growth and safety of hang gliding and paragliding.  We have monthly meetups and fly year-round at many sites within 2 hours from DC.



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Members get access to CHGPA insured flying sites, up-to-date Google Site Guide, and email group.  We revamped Woodstock launch Nov. 2016 and need your support to keep our flying sites open and safe!



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Smithsburg Sunday Dec. 15th

Might be a decent day at Smithsburg next Sunday. Pulpit most likely blown out and potential west cross at Woodstock. Ba.... more

Mon Dec 9, 2019 4:17 PM

Re: Training Hill Repeat

Thanks for posting about the training hill. I could use a day there. I will keep on eye on the list server to see if you .... more

Sun Dec 8, 2019 6:09 PM

Re: Training Hill Repeat

Smithsburg, Kirshners and Taylors are all in good shape right now. SB worked out great late this afternoon..... more

Sat Dec 7, 2019 6:08 PM

Re: Training Hill Repeat

Is anyone thinking of Smithsburg today? I have a small window today but need to come home pretty early. Tom McGowan.... more

Sat Dec 7, 2019 1:57 PM