All day Session Utah
The Southside is known for its early morning southerly winds. The ridge is 300′ high and clear of any obstacles. It accommodates students who want to practice kiting, slope launches, high-wind launches, and flying.
The Northside is known for it Northerly winds that show up in the afternoon. Launch from the foothills, bench up to Steep Mountain, ridge soar, or venture out and try thermalling. Or, get lucky and fly the glass-off.
Meet in the top parking lot near the bathrooms (Southside launch)
Address: 121100 N East, N Frontage Road, Draper, UT 84020
Pilot introductions and flight experience. Site intro. Safety briefing. Gear check. Frequency setup. Sign waivers.
Determine the weather outlook for the morning and afternoon. Plan the best selection of sites for optimal wind direction and launching.
Generally there is a window in the morning and in the evening for an hour plus flight. You will have an instructor-in-your-ear to aid you in entering thermals, exiting, surge control, and directing you to known triggers.
Flight debrief while enroute to next destination or during meals. Weather and planning update. Log books get signed.