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Spring XC Flying!

June 22, 2017 April started with a Wave flight by Ward Odenwald The flight was scary good. Read his write-up on the forums here. May brought a mixture of […]

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Who We Are

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.



Sat Mar 31
2018 National Cherry Blossom Kite Festival

Sat Apr 7
6th Annual Silent Airshow

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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!



From the Forums

Re: Pulpit Saturday January 20th

I miss this!!! You guys are awesome: you post flight reports, stay close and friendly, and get out and fly! I'm now up i.... more

Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:36 AM

Re: Pulpit Saturday January 20th

Like it was said: it was an interesting day. I was the 2nd to take off. The winds were still strong. I spent a few min o.... more

Tue Jan 23, 2018 3:39 PM

Re: Thursday (01/25/17) @ WS

I'll join if the weather holds.... more

Tue Jan 23, 2018 5:13 AM

Thursday (01/25/17) @ WS

I know it is too early to call, but it may be a good day: mostly sunny, above 40F, 10MPH NW Anyone interested? Walt.... more

Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:18 PM