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Slope soaring sites in Texas.

Glen Rose soaring site

Glen Rose, TX, is a small town roughly between nowhere and nothing, west of Waco and SW of Dallas, and Dinosaur Valley State Park is just outside of Glen Rose.  I found a nice slope inside the park overlooking a graceful bend in the Paluxy River that faces roughly SE to SW, with most of […]

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Texas Slope Sites in Travis County

Texas -Travis county (about 5 miles west of Austin.) Mansfield Dam. Off of 620, a few miles south of 620 and 2222. 30 deg 23.672′ N and 97 deg 54.538′ W, at an altitude of 751 feet. We fly out of the parking lot at the north-west side of the dam. It’s good in south […]

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Texas slopes in Denton County

Thanks, David. Find other slope info at David’s site and an email link if you are going to be in the area.http://msinow.com/rc/slope_soaring_in_north_texas.htm Denton County Sites:Lake Ray Roberts Dam: Slope faces SSE, NNW. Aerial photo of the dam. Directions: Go north on I-35 about 9 miles past Denton to Exit 478. Turn right on FM 455. […]

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Texas Sloping in Tarrant County

Thanks, David. Find other slope info at David’s site and an email link if you are going to be in the area.http://msinow.com/rc/slope_soaring_in_north_texas.htm Tarrant County Sites: Benbrook Lake Dam: Slope faces NNE and SSW Aerial photo of the dam Directions: Mapsco 87Y. From I-20/Loop 820 in SW Fort Worth, go south on 377 into Benbrook. After […]

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