Flight Park State Recreation Area
|Flight Park State Recreation Area|
|Utah State Park|
Hang gliding at Flight Park State Recreation Area
|Counties||Salt Lake, Utah|
|- elevation||5,146 ft (1,569 m) |
|Area||147 acres (59.5 ha) |
|Management||Utah State Parks, Utah Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association|
|IUCN category||V - Protected Landscape/Seascape|
Flight Park State Recreation Area is a state park of Utah, USA, dedicated to hang gliding and paragliding. The park is located on the south side of Point of the Mountain, just north of Lehi. Flight Park is being jointly managed by Utah State Parks and the Utah Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (UHGPGA) to preserve this unique recreation area that is an excellent site for teaching and gathering experience for flyers of all levels. It is known worldwide as one of the best training sites for both paragliding and hang gliding.
This article incorporates public domain material from the website of the Division of Utah State Parks and Recreation.
- "Flight Park State Recreation Area: About the Park". Utah State Parks. Retrieved 2011-02-05.
- "Flight Park State Recreation Area: Area Management Plan" (PDF). Utah State Parks. March 2008. Retrieved 2011-02-05.
- "Flight Park State Recreation Area". Utah State Parks.