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Old Jul 10, 2011, 09:31 PM
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slope soaring near sacramento

I am new to slope soaring is there any places to fly slope near roseville or near by
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Old Aug 07, 2011, 04:50 PM
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well look what I found when I googled slope soaring sacramento. I too live in roseville and woudl liek to find some spots to soar. I know that people fly ioff of Dyke 8 on folsom lake but I live too far to drive there to find out that the wind isnt blowing. Any luck in your search? I am also looking for someone to fly with. I will not pay to join a club.
Let me know
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Old Aug 27, 2011, 02:11 AM
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Hey guys,

Have a new Weasel and Alula and looking for places in the Sacto region to try these new toys out.

Any info and/or anyone want to get together let me know.

Bill
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Old Oct 11, 2011, 06:30 AM
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Slope Flying near SACTO

Other than Dike 8 and the Forestville bridge area, travel is needed to get to Los Banos (c140 miles) or Berkely Marina.
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Old Mar 08, 2012, 07:42 PM
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I have a 2x4 that I fly at local parks ans such near Rio Linda but I know they used to loap off of the ridge at the nimbus dam on the North side not sure if its still allowed or not though
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Old May 20, 2012, 04:37 AM
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Old Jul 25, 2012, 09:17 PM
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Check these guys out. August 18, 2012 Woodland Davis Aeromodelers. Usually open to guests and newcomers.
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Old Oct 02, 2012, 11:35 PM
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Think I might try to head out to Marin and check out the slope. Is it good in October?
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I hear that R/C Country hobby store didn't have their usual fall swap meet. I was bummed because I had planned on attending. But fear not, becuase there is one down the road in Reno, next weekend. This is a great opportunity to clear out those items you don't need any more and generate some cash to fund your winter building projects.

The Swap Meet is sponsored by Bridewire, a community workspace. There is no cost to attend or to setup a table and sell your stuff. We are hoping to see a wide variety of items for sale but limited to hobby, electronics, crafts, etc. See the attached flyer and share with your freinds and families.

I hope to see you all there!
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