Originally Posted by NorCalMatCat
On the crappy side though was low and thick cloud ceiling (entered cloud at around 200 meters, and gave up at about 450 meters to find the topside, VERY DISORIENTING! First time I was forced to fly instrument, but that worked out well enough, just came back down to below cloud level
Congratulations! This situation, called VFR flight into IMC (instrument meteorological conditions) kills inexperienced pilots! If you maintained control the whole time you are doing great.