Playa Del Rey in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dockweiler Hang Gliding Center
Erected 2000 by City and County of Los Angeles.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Parks & Recreational Areas • Sports.
Location. 33° 55.203′ N, 118° 25.816′ W. Marker is in Playa Del Rey, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Vista Del Mar 0.6 miles south of Imperial Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12601 Vista Del Mar, Playa del Rey CA 90293, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Trans-Polar Air Route (approx. 1.6 miles away); Manhattan Beach Pier SV-5D Lifting Body (approx. 2.9 miles away); Capt. Lou Lenart, USMC (Ret.) (approx. 3.2 miles away); Eagle Squadrons (approx. 3.2 miles away); Flight Path (approx. 3.2 miles away); Beach Cottage (approx. 3.4 miles away); Marina Del Rey (approx. 3˝ miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Hang Gliding History. The U.S. Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association website has information about the sport. (Submitted on June 3, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
2. Windsports. — Flying at Dockweiler Beach. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 23, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on June 6, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1. submitted on May 23, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 24, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.