Pilot tips and information

Directions to Emigrant Lake Training hill

Directions to Woodrat Mountain
From Jacksonville Oregon procede about 6 miles south on rte 238. Take a left on Bishop Creek Road, which is about one mile before the small town of Ruch. The parking lot is to the left 100 yards down Bishop Creek, the LZ (landing zone) is 150 yards down on the right. Please remember both the parking lot and the LZ are private property, and no alcohol, smoking or dogs (even on leash) are allowed.

Woodrat tips
For all pilots new to flying Woodrat Mountain, here are some tips to flying safely, and a review of Woodrat protocol.

Advancing pilot skills
Stepping up from P-2 certification, or flying new sites requires a new set of skills. Here are some tips I've gathered from watching pilots on my tours.