How to use ridge lift

Once you have launched you will first need to gain height by make use of the wind lift coming up the hill side. You can see from the wind sock which direct the wind is coming up the hill, launch into the wind and off the ridge and then turn and fly along the ridge turning at each end utilizing the lift to gain height.

Once you have gained enough height you can try to then fly to another ridge or go look for thermals.

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