Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Ruby Tuesday - Hang Gliding Finale - July 26, 2011

This ends my hang gliding series of photos for the time being.  I see these human birds
very frequently, though, since they soar close to my neighborhood and on the highway
I frequently travel.  I want to get closer to them one of these days, to their take of and
landing site.  I should get much better photos then and, perhaps, I can even talk to these
folks who enjoy this sport so much!

I am participating in Ruby Tuesday  - check out the site and add
your own red post to join in the fun!


  1. Cool shots!

    Happy RT.

    Mine's here.

  2. Wonderful shots of hang gliding.

  3. Anonymous2:54 PM

    What a joy it must be, feeling totally free - thank you for this dream. Please have a good Wednesday.

  4. I think I'll enjoy hang gliding from ground level!


    What is there about the color red
    That makes me want to stand on my head,
    And give a loud shout or two of praise
    For crimson tints that brighten my days?

    © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher

    Bits of red here and here

  5. It's interesting that they are all out there together, so close.

  6. paragliders are always a fun to watch, hopefully, i get to try it someday.

  7. Maria @ LSS -
    I could ( and do! ) watch these guys soaring
    for hours on end!

    betchai -
    I haven't a doubt in the world that you and your hubby will be up there one day hang gliding! It seems just your kind of adventure!

    Sharkbytes (TM) -
    I cannot believe how close to each other these guys are. It seems like they would be bumping into each other but, thus far, I've never seen any accidents happen.

    Rajesh -
    I'm sure there must be places in India where people hang glide. It is really an expensive hobby, though - not that I would indulge in it at my age.

    ρομπερτ -
    The closest I came to this in my life was parasailing in Puerto Vallarta and two hot air balloon rides over Napa Valley. I am actually very afraid of open heights.

    Magical Mystical Teacher -
    I am more than content to just watch the hang gliders from my comfortable perch on the ground!