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Portland Area Sailplane Society
City: Newberg, Oregon
Skill level: Intermediate
Access: The entire week, Monday through Sunday
Landing area quality: The landing zone is across the street from the flying area, cross a barbed-wire fence, one approach only due to telephone lines and barbed-wire fence
Hazards: Trees, barbed-wire fences, horses
Directions to the site:
North of Newberg or South of Hillsboro on Hwy 219.
Take Mountaintop Road West for about 1.5 miles.
Site is just West of the antennae farm.
Lots of wind in the winter from S or SW. Hang-gliders on occasion. Trees limit the ability to make close passes. Not a great hill, but close to home.
Description provided courtesy of Pat Chewning.
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