Big Horn Mountains Create ‘Hang Gliding Heaven’

On the Road, Trivia
on October 30, 2011

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.

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