Marin County Hang Gliding Association
National insurance issues
Due to new insurance requirements, MCHGA has decided to include paraglider pilots in the club. Effective immediately, paragliding at Mt. Tam will be administered and regulated by MCHGA instead of BAPA. 05/06/16
Mount Tam weather station is back in service
We have finally succeeded with the repair of our wiring (which was chewed through by rodents.) We are now getting accurate readings of wind velocity and direction. 12/13/12
1st Aid Box has moved
The MCHGA first aid box has been moved to a new location, by the big tree where we land. Click here for map and info. 8/01/09
The FCC has warned hang gliding and paragliding pilots not to operate hand-held radio transceivers without a license. Failure to heed this warning could result in criminal penalties ranging from $7,500 to $10,000! For information about obtaining an Amateur Radio license, click here.
- The Seadrift sign has been replaced! Beware of this obstacle at the north end of our LZ, and land south of it. 04/19/16
Club meetings have been rescheduled for the first Thursday of each month. (All meetings include an informal no-host dinner.) Our next meeting will be held at: the Cheesecake Factory in Corte Madera. Map and directions.
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