Northern California Cross Crountry League Finale in Owens Valley

The finale for the Northern California Cross Country League 2014 will be held in the Owens Valley on 27th, 28th and 29th September. If the weather looks bad, the event will be pushed back by one week.


To fly this event all pilots must:

have registered on the league website: (even if you have registered for SOCAL league)

have a 2m band radio (preferably with a ham license)

have a SPOT with live tracking (or equivalent)

complete a waiver

Accommodation can be found at the TownHouse Motel in Bishop. Rates are $75 per night. If we book 10 rooms we get 10% discount, 15 rooms 15% discount and 20 rooms 20% discount. Call 760 872 4541 to make your booking. Make sure you mention that you are with the paraglider group to get the discount.

Oxygen refills will be available for those who need it.

Please let me know if you will be bringing a driver. Drivers get paid $100 per day.

Please let me know if you are bringing a high clearance 4 x 4 that is capable of taking 5 or more pilots and gear. Vehicle owners get free entry each day and their gas covered during the event plus $50 per day. Any money left over after paying expenses will be shared to vehicle owners to compensate for bringing vehicles out to the event.

The cost per day is $45 and this includes ride to launch and retrieve.

Please fill out the attached questionnaire indicating if you are coming to the event, what vehicle you are bringing and if you are bringing a driver. This is important to ensure that there are enough resources for the event.

See you all soon,


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