The area around Dayton (pop. 757) and Sheridan (pop. 17,444) is dubbed “hang gliding heaven” because the Big Horn Mountains provide some of the best air currents in the northern Rockies. The wind conditions allow hang gliders to stay airborne longer and go higher.
Big Horn Mountains Create ‘Hang Gliding Heaven’
On the Road, TriviaBy American Profile on October 30, 2011