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New York Slope Site: Sterling Bluffs on Lake Ontario

by Dave Garwood  –  MAY 7, 2008 We like water out in front of our slope sites because without upwind turbulence-makers, we fly in smoother air. One such site available in upstate central New York is Sterling Bluffs in Sterling Park, located on the eastern shore of Lake Ontario, northwest of Syracuse and south of […]

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Sloping in New York at Petersburg Pass

New York Slope Flying Sites Thanks to Dave Garwood for this info that originally appeared inan RCSD article in 1998. LOCATION: Park in a gravel parking lot at the south side of State Route 2 in Petersburg, NY about 1/4 mile east of the NY/MA border. The flying site is 200 feet up a gravel […]

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Sloping at Jeff Blatnick Park in Schenectady County

New York Slope Flying SitesThanks to Dave Garwood for this info. Location: The Capital District of New York State.Just east of General Electric Knolls Atomic Power Lab on River Road in Niskayuna. From Exit 9 on I-87, the Adirondack Northway: 1. Westbound on State Route 146 for about 6 miles 2. LEFT at traffic light […]

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