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Winter (or is it?)

It’s January 2020 and officially winter, but it’s almost 70 degrees with sunny skies so of course people are outside flying! Paragliders went to Woodstock where the road has been washed out […]

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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.



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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: Elizabethville Friday April 23rd

Yes, I was looking at it too. Maybe Sunday afternoon also. Allan B..... more

Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:21 AM

Elizabethville Friday April 23rd

Weekend looks iffy (Sunday afternoon?). So I'm looking at Elizabethville on Friday. The easiest launch we have in the l.... more

Wed Apr 21, 2021 12:31 AM

Florida HG Competitions April 11-25

Day 2 Willotre National: For does that are not on Whatsup and the chgpa email list: Yesterdays HG Comp and todays comp.... more

Tue Apr 20, 2021 5:43 PM

Re: Woodstock Saturday April 17th

Lift was very consistent when I flew. Had a lot of fun in the U2 145 hang glider. Here is the track: .... more

Mon Apr 19, 2021 2:04 AM