Ripping Down The Sherwins On The Ozone Fazer 12m Speed Wing: Tree Slaloms!

Ripping down a steep Sierra mountainside is a great way to spend a quick minute or two, and the Sherwins is one of our favorite launch sites for just this. This day

Meet The X-Alps ‘Wildcard’ Athlete From California- Dave Turner

DAVE TURNER, THE LONE WOLF ADVENTURER Self-styled ‘lone wolf adventurer’ Dave Turner has clocked plenty of mountain miles. But when it comes to competition he’s still a rookie. Will it be enough

Ridge Soaring The Amazing North Face Of Mini-Morrison (VIDEO)

Mini Morrison is one of our funnest and more scenic hike and fly peaks here in the Mammoth Lakes area, and after watching this video you will see why. Deep valleys, huge

62 Mile XC Flight Across the White Mountains And Back: In February! Amazing Early Season Flight (VIDEO)

On February 19th a few of us went to Paiute for some potential XC action. Wayne, Scott, and myself all flew from the Paiute launch in the White Mountains, and all three

Sierra Paragliding’s Founder, Dave Turner, Has Been Chosen To Compete In The 2015 Red Bull X-Alps Adventure Race!

  Great news- I will be competing in the 2015 Red Bull X-Alps race across Europe this year, as I have been chosen as one of the two ‘Wildcard’ athletes elected by

Be Safe Out Here! A call for better safety practices….

Pilots please read: A dangerous pattern keeps emerging from our flying community out here in the Sierra. We are having more and more new pilots coming to the scene, and someone is

Ridge Soaring & Thermal Flying at Plaskett Creek, Big Sur Coast of California. Ozone R11 and LM5 paragliders (VIDEO)

This video is from this spring’s club flying trip to the Big Sur coast, put on by the Santa Barbara Soaring Association. I had a lot of fun with great friends during

McGee Tandemonium with Preston & Elana (VIDEO)

Making a tandem flight with Elana, and Preston follows along on his wing as well. We took off from the top of Mt McGee, which is one of the Sierra’s best launches.

Cross Country Magazine Ran An Article On My Adventures This Summer

    Here is an article that XC Magazine ran this summer about my flying adventures from this season. Click on it to enlarge, enjoy!          

The ”Over The Alps & Back 2014” Trip Report Is Finished!

The trip report for the 2014 double vol-biv traverse of the Alps is finally complete! Click here for the full report