Lost Hills Field Rules
- Category: Fab Feb 2017
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LOST HILLS FIELD RULES
Speed Limit: 20 MPH for all vehicles including chase vehicles on all roads.
Speed Limit: 10 MPH for all vehicles including chase vehicles in & near camping, parking and flying areas
Acceptable chase vehicles are motorcycles, quad cycles, golf carts, bicycles and similar vehicles.
Cars, trucks, vans or any other similar vehicles may be NOT be used to chase models across open fields at any time. If you must use this type of vehicle for fly away chases, you must stay on obvious roads.
No Moto-Flapping (Flapping on motorcycles or other motorized vehicles)
Do not park on roads unless directed to do so by Contest Management
Keep all passenger vehicles (cars, trucks, vans, etc.) minimum 100 feet from flight lines and flying areas
Passenger vehicles may be used to deliver & set up flight line equipment, but must be moved to designated parking areas no less than 10 minutes prior to round one, or prior to the start of the next round after the flight line has been moved.
Passenger vehicles may be used to pick-up flight line equipment:
- 10 minutes after the horn ending the final fly-off round for the day.
- Immediately after the horn ending a round prior to moving the flight line.
Please keep all areas of the field including north and west flight line areas clean. Pick up and remove everything you bring including broken motors, model parts, food wrappers, etc. Leave your flying area cleaner than when you arrived.
IMPORTANT: READ ATTACHED MESSAGE FROM THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE LOST HILLS FREE FLIGHT MODEL AIRFIELD ASSOCIATION
Do not climb trees at any time for any reason. Ask Contest Director for telescoping pole and ladder.
Do not step on or drive across plastic irrigation piping in orchards.
Chase vehicles are only allowed to drive down open rows between and parallel to trees. Please ride as far away from trees as possible and if on foot, minimize walking across the irrigation pipes.
Under no circumstances shall passenger vehicles enter the orchard areas. Violation of this rule will result in immediate disqualification and removal from the flying site.