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I Stopped at Don’s Hobby Shop in Salina

I was at Wilson Lake for a few days and we headed over to Coronado Heights because the wind direction was better. While going through Salina we stopped at Don’s Hobby Shop. Nice place, super prices on JR gear and Don was a nice guy. Gliders are not really their thing but as far as […]

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Slope Flying at Coronado Heights 5/20/01

On my home from the Midwest Slope Challenge I stopped at Coronado Hights, near Salina, Kansas with Pat and Randy McCleave. A view from the top. The lift was good, with 15 mph or better winds and thermals coming through every few minutes. Uh, guys the rain will be here in about 2 minutes. OK […]

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Kansas Slope Soaring at Wilson Lake

These are locations we have had the privilege to fly. Some may have access restrictions.Check with local flyers for information. Kansas Slope Flying Sites Wilson Lake – This is the location of the Midwest Slope Challenge in May. Race report from Wilson Lake 2001. Wilson Lake is located at mile 153.9 on the Saline River, […]

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