Stories tagged: hang gliding
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 3:29 p.m.
Out & about: Duck hunting wife retrieves husband from near death
OUTLIVE – Justin and Melody Priest of Kennewick were exploring a new Columbia River hunting spot recently, near the end of the duck season, when things went afoul. The Priests …
Wed., Nov. 18, 2015, 12:04 p.m.
Steptoe Butte a premier site for gliders
A local group that catches adventure on the wind found itself grounded by red tape this summer after someone realized that a state law prohibits hang gliders from using Steptoe …
Sun., June 15, 2014, 2:53 a.m.
Paragliders: Free as the wind in Washington
Although he’d been paragliding for 11 years, setting a record had never been in Matt Senior’s flight plan. But on May 31, using sophisticated weather data bases compiled by the …
Sun., June 15, 2014, 2:43 a.m.
Spokane group ministers for free-flight sports
Spokane free-flight enthusiasts get together as a loose-knit group to chute the breeze. The local chapter of the U.S. Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association goes by title Center of Lift …