Virginia Slope Flying Sites Bristol, VA – Sugar Hollow ParkThe park has a man-made dike that is very flyable. Facing southeast, the dike is about 120′ high and at least 300′ wide, with a 20′ flat area on top before descending about 50′ down the back. Maybe there is some DS potential here, I never […]
Slope soaring sites in Virginia.
Virginia Beach, Virginia – Mt Trashmore Mt Trashmore is a recreation area located on the south side of I-264 in Virginia Beach. The hill is a wide V-shaped hill oriented with the bottom of the V pointed roughly Northeast. It is approximately 60 ‘ high with about a 45 degree slope to the North, a […]
John Vigour has a site that details several locations in the Blue Ridge Mountain area going North of Afton, VA check the following URL: http://www.people.virginia.edu/~jiv5k/blue_ridge_slope_sites.htm South of Afton: http://www.people.virginia.edu/~jiv5k/blue_ridge_slopes-_south.htm For more info check out the BRASS web site at: http://www.adesigner.com/brass.htm
Local slopers have several sites they have used for years. The best way to experience sloping in this area is to contact Tom Broeski