Massachusetts Hang Gliding Association
 
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Gould's hay field, aka "Margie's", aka "The bailout field" where many pilots land is no longer used. Please do not land there. We have a new LZ: See the Google Earth picture below right.
Mt Greylock
NO TOP LANDINGS ON GREYLOCK  !!!
NO TANDEMS "for hire" for the general public! (You can take your friends, but not paying customers).

Mt. Greylock

North Adams, Massachusetts

Rating

HG Advanced PG Advanced

HG and PG Intermediates may fly under direct supervision of a qualified USHGA Observer, Examiner, or Advanced Instructor

Launch Type

Slope

Wind Direction

East 

NE to SSE possible

Launch MSL / Vertical to Primary LZ

3491ft / 2790 ft

Access / Winter

2WD paved access road to top, open dawn to dusk. Park closed late Oct to mid-May.

Fees

$2 per car on weekends, holidays. Subject to increases.

Driving directions

Take Rt 8 up from Pittsfield, or Rt2 over from Boston.

Restrictions

Must sign in at Bascom Lodge each flying day and sign permit/waiver once per calendar year. No top landings. No commercial tandem.

Contacts

State Liaison - Brooks Ellison  802-694-1588

Keith Beebe  413-822-7291

Gary Trudeau (413) 822-4860

Notes

Mount Greylock is in the Mount Greylock State Reservation, Adams, Massachusetts. A paved road leads to within 100 yards of launch

Primary LZ is "Amy's Field" behind the McCann trade school.

Greylock Glen LZ is newly established and directly below launch.

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