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Pilots must familiarize themselves with this information before arriving, and this information DOES NOT replace the need for an in-person site briefing from a local pilot or instructor familiar with the area.

  • Minimum Ratings: Info about minimum ratings and sponsorship.

  • Mandatory PHX Parks Dept Liability Waiver: Info and link to Waiver.

  • GPS Coordinates: South Launch: xxx, North Launch: xxx

  • Type: South Launch: stablized granite sloping launch, North Launch: limited space, unimproved slope launch

  • Altitude: South Launch: xxx, North Launch: xxx

  • Best Conditions: South Launch: xxx, North Launch, xxx

  • Glide ratio to LZ: South Launch: xxx, North Launch, xxx

  • Vehicle access/parking: South Launch: xxx, North Launch, xxx



Additional Info

  • Site Frequency: 155.505

  • Emergencies: local hospital contact info here

  • Phoenix SkyHarbor Airspace map: here

Site Layout

Clickable thumbnail of South Launch/LZ graphic

Clickable thumbnail of North Launch/LZ graphic

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