|Andrew found a random hill in Montana to fly off of.|
Humorously (or not) I came in hard on my very first landing and definitely tested the ankle. It survived! I was way more nervous than I thought I would be and felt like a complete beginner again. Ugh! Hopefully things will come back quicker next time out.
Due to rainy weather, we only got in one day of towing and then spent the next half day re-packing reserve chutes. It's always comforting to have someone knowledgeable overseeing this process when we only do it once a year and it's a vital safety backup.
|Jon instructing under the watchful eye of instructor examiner Claudio.|
|Re-packing reserve chutes|
|This one leaped high in the air and dove head first to the ground. Presumably he found some supper! |
They have such long tails.
|A deer in a colourful flower patch.|
|Andrew hiking along the ridge to find a launch area.|
|Just one of the many wild flowers near Choteau|