The LoneStar XC camp is designed for all levels of paraglider pilots, who want to improve thermal and XC skills in a low stress environment. Texas offers consistent strong smooth lift with amazing cloud streets. 100 mile flights are common place in Hearne, Texas.
Daily clinics and discussions about flying XC and all related topics.
This is the site of the two longest race to goal tasks ever completed in the world. 198 kms.
August 6 to August 12
Entry fee is $300, 10% goes to prize money, and includes t-shirt, XC retrieval, scoring, awards ceremony and dinner. Tow/retrieve fee is $300.
We average 5 out of 6 days flown and many pilots fly personal bests, scoring, prize money and awards ceremony.
XC Camp: $350, including xc clinic, tows and retrieve.
Plenty of hotels, restaurants and Big Miles!
50 pilot limit.
Spot or other GPS tracking device highly recommended.
Each pilot must have an approved GPS device that can record their track log from each day's flight. These tracks should be downloaded and emailed to our score keeper. We use FAI-approved score software, following the established rules and using the standard algorithms.