Glider Point - Yorba Linda

LOCATION:

SW side of Chino Hills State Park above Yorba Linda, CA

MAP INFORMATION:

33.9090N, 117.7874W    topozone.com link    Google Earth Placemark

FAVORABLE WINDS:

A S wind works best but slope is flyable in a SSW to SSE wind.

WEATHER OBSERVATION LINKS:

Yorba Linda, (Mesonet: APRSWXNET/CWOP), 0.5 mi S of slope.

WEATHER FORECAST LINKS:

National Weather Service Area Discussion    National Weather Service Zone Forecast

National Weather Service Graphical Forecast Map

GENERAL NOTES:

400' slope with some good lift. Ample LZ behind slope.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

Starting Point: Junction of the Riverside Freeway (SR-91) and Yorba Linda Blvd: Go N on Yorba Linda Blvd. for 2.6 mi. to Village Center Dr. and turn RIGHT. Go N on Village Center Dr. for 1 mi. to Fairmont Blvd. and turn LEFT. Go W on Fairmont Blvd. for 0.3 mi. to Rim Crest Dr. and turn RIGHT. Go N on Rim Crest Dr. for 0.4 mi. to Blue Gum Dr. and park in the corner. Walk N down the dirt path in the corner to the tee and turn LEFT. Walk W up the path 0.3 mi. to the flying area.

GPS WAYPOINTS:

33.87096, -117.74493    Junction of SR-91 & Yorba Linda Blvd.
33.89088, -117.77688    Junction of Yorba Linda Blvd & Village Center Dr.
33.90354, -117.77130    Junction of Village Center Dr. and Fairmont Blvd.
33.90463, -117.77628    Junction of Fairmont Blvd. and Rim Crest Dr.
33.90883, -117.78049    Corner of Rim Crest Dr. and Blue Gum Dr.
33.90903, -117.78744    Flying site.

All coordinates on this page are WGS84/NAD83 map datum.