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View Poll Results: How far do you drive to get to your club field?
0-9 miles 52 30.41%
11-20 miles 33 19.30%
21-30 miles 38 22.22%
more than 30 miles 48 28.07%
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 04:20 PM
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 04:39 PM
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We have two fields, one is 35 miles from my home, the other is 65 miles.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 04:40 PM
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26.9 miles each way
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 04:49 PM
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Jon, could you be a little more precise?

0.45 miles to my close to home site, 45 miles to the SVSS club site.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 04:58 PM
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Jon, could you be a little more precise?


Just quoting what google maps said.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 05:22 PM
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32 miles to main sailplane field.
42 miles to secondary sailplane field.
22 miles to county operated RC park shared by anyone flying anything RC as long as they have a valid AMA card. Not bad for Radians and other LMR sailplanes during the week.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 05:28 PM
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About 5 miles to the close field and 25 to the far one. 7 miles to the Torrey Pines Gliderport.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 06:00 PM
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47 miles one way to the DBSF (Reading Pa) and 68 miles one way to other nearest field LASS Lancaster PA.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 06:04 PM
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100 miles one way to the PASS (Portland Area Sailplane Society) field for thermal. Maybe 20 miles for slope. A couple of miles for electric.

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Old Jan 13, 2010, 08:08 PM
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16.8 mi according to Google maps... not really "my" field yet, as I have not joined the club yet, but plan to make it out there next weekend.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 09:55 PM
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1.5 miles. Very convenient!

The funny thing is that I have lived there over 40 years. The club has been there 30 years and I didn't know they were there till 6 years ago. Silent Flyers, for sure.
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Old Jan 13, 2010, 10:17 PM
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48 miles one way to club field, 2miles to local hay farmer

Remember there is no such thing as gravity, the earth just sucks. (This was on the back page of an RCM magazine probably 35yrs ago.


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Old Jan 13, 2010, 10:42 PM
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45-50 minutes.
dont know the miles.

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Old Jan 13, 2010, 11:36 PM
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25 miles to club site.
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Old Jan 14, 2010, 05:52 AM
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5 miles to the airport.
20 miles to the club field.
40 miles to Davis Field.(Not a member).
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