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Old 10-08-2019, 10:22 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by Neil View Post
How far to Marcy Field? There's a landing strip.
Marcy Field is about 13 miles in a straight line; probably 18 via the route you would have to take (railroad notch, where you just visited!). Now it would have been cool to see the sailplane going through railroad notch 100' above the treetops!

LP airport is 10 miles, as noted above, and is also an easier route (downhill all the way).

Lake Clear is 20 miles, as noted above.

Flight was more than likely connected with this group:

https://www.sac.ca/index.php/en/home...-new-york-2017

which apparently holds a gliding camp in LP every autumn.

Very cool!
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