5/19, 11:31am Chris Lee
Not in Missouri any more
600' launch at Ed Levin Park
5/19, 11:37am Marc Radloff
5/19, 11:41am Chris Lee
Ed Levin Park near San Jose
5/19, 11:42am Marc Radloff
Sure hope so, otherwise i hiked all the way up here for nothing
5/19, 12:50pm Chris Lee
Half hour hike, 5min sled ride.
Headed back up
5/19, 12:58pm Chris Lee
There's a 1750' launch but I'm not walking to it. 4WD only. Sled ride from there is supposedly 10-15min
5/19, 1:19pm Chris Lee
Never mind, someone just offered a lift so we're headed up!
5/19, 1:46pm Chris Lee
5/19, 2:30pm Lindsay Matush
Haha- I flew Ed Levin last year!! There's an even higher launch if you can get a ride up!
Aka sled Levin
5/19, 3:44pm Chris Lee
43 min flight before the north component kicked in
5/19, 3:49pm Chris Lee
Made the whole trip worthwhile, winds were an easy 10 at launch. First high altitude launch. 😊 new experience trying to catch thermals off the various ridge lines
Following pictures are by my coworker, J.B. Forbes:
We are a group of paragliding pilots based in the St. Louis area.