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Arizona Indian Ruins

Posted by mike on May 19th, 2010 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on Arizona Indian Ruins

Cliff Dwellings One toke of the peace pipe and off you go 😉

Phoenix Paragliding

Posted by mike on February 5th, 2010 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on Phoenix Paragliding

After launch… Little further after launch… Landing (without a saguaro in the wrong place)… Jeff’s Launch… Dave Flying… Arizona is very environmental. Notice the farm and pond in the middle of the desert!!!!

Red Rocks via Paraglider :)

Posted by mike on June 14th, 2009 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on Red Rocks via Paraglider :)

La Salle Mountains

Posted by mike on April 28th, 2009 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on La Salle Mountains

The mountains are in the back that is why the picture is so big.

“Towing”

Posted by mike on May 19th, 2008 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on “Towing”

This weekend I went “Towing” which is paragliding behind a truck. The simplest analogy is comparing it to water skiing however you are behind a truck and being pulled into the air. When you get high enough you release yourself from the line and fly away. Today on my last flight I caught a thermal, […]

My parents got to see me fly….

Posted by mike on March 23rd, 2008 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on My parents got to see me fly….

(the house you are seeing is on the top of the ridge) Mom and dad were a little nervous 😉

MORE FLYING

Posted by mike on February 29th, 2008 under Paragliding  •  Comments Off on MORE FLYING

Yes it is me…learn to fly