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« Reply #15 on: February 24, 2010, 12:14 PM »

The first one is across the road and the 2nd one is on my way home from Kitchener Ontario. I try to stop for 1/2 to 3/4 of an hour if I can at the second place because the wind is a bit smoother. That is when there is a breeze.


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« Reply #16 on: February 24, 2010, 01:36 PM »


Wrightsville Beach, NC



I'll let JimB eulogize about the winds there Tongue

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« Reply #17 on: February 24, 2010, 03:10 PM »

Here are the places I fly often. I try to get to the beach as much as possible, but I seem to find myself more in the fields than on the beach Sad...

http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?hl=en&gl=us&ie=UTF8&oe=UTF8&msa=0&msid=106361030603836681044.0004805ff9c7c4ac644a7&z=9
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« Reply #18 on: February 24, 2010, 04:21 PM »


Wrightsville Beach, NC



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Good to see Google finally updated the satellite imagery for that section of the beach... for the past couple of years, it's been showing the inlet as lapping at the foundation of the hotel Smiley
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« Reply #19 on: February 24, 2010, 05:13 PM »

First spot is a local park, many fields available during the week so wind direction is not a problem. Good for morning until 3:30pm when the soccor, and baseball practice starts, too crowded on weekends/holidays


Second spot is behind a school, good on weekends if the wind direction is east or north
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« Reply #20 on: February 24, 2010, 05:47 PM »

Here..between the Cul de Sac and the BIG Tree. About the size of a football field.

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« Reply #21 on: February 24, 2010, 08:05 PM »

Lets see if this works, I have flown in all these locations it all depends on wind direction, on the More tab click on photos and there is some Pictures of Me flying,check these two spots, Veterans Memorial Park North, Meadow Vista Park


Central California Kite Fields


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« Reply #22 on: February 24, 2010, 08:13 PM »

Cool John, worked here. We call ourselves Northern California but you could add our field to your map.

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« Reply #23 on: February 24, 2010, 08:17 PM »

Cool John, worked here. We call ourselves Northern California but you could add our field to your map.



Sorry Mike still working on it, I should have put it first, one minute, I will also be adding Pics to some of the fields as I get some good ones taken
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« Reply #24 on: February 25, 2010, 05:17 AM »

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« Reply #25 on: February 25, 2010, 11:05 AM »

Mostly at these 2 parks. You may recognize the blue canopy tops in the upper Google Map. They appear in many of my photos.


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« Reply #26 on: February 25, 2010, 12:56 PM »

Mostly Shoreline Park since Baylands was taken over by the RC Nazis




More places I fly:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/kitehead/sets/72157623508627056/
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« Reply #27 on: February 25, 2010, 03:32 PM »

I fly at Russell Farm Park , Ontario, just across the road from where i live.
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« Reply #28 on: February 25, 2010, 05:38 PM »

Mostly at these 2 parks. You may recognize the blue canopy tops in the upper Google Map. They appear in many of my photos.





Same parks for me.  The first one in 3.5 miles from home and the 2nd one is 29 miles from home.
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« Reply #29 on: February 27, 2010, 09:41 AM »

Liberty State Park is 60 miles from home but my work is halfway there. It's worth the drive!
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