Wasa Wind Station

Holfuy Wind Station at Estella (Wasa)

Pilots - if you would find this weather station useful please contribute! We are seeking donations to fund installation and operating costs through 2025. Data from this modern, low maintenance weather station is free to all pilots and always will be.

A recommended donation of $100 will help us reach our target, but please contribute whatever amount you can. Contributions can be made here or in person via Toby Stier (Fernie) or Brett Yeates (Kimberley).

Installation: $1100
Operating costs: 6 yrs @ ~$180/yr: $1100
Total: $2200

The British Columbia Hang-gliding and Paragliding Association (BCHPA)  has generously offered to match all pilot donations.

If these stations improve your flying experience please consider contributing to other stations in the network: Fernie , Elko and Golden (Mount 7) . You can contribute to the Invermere (Mt Swansea) station by purchasing a CVHGPS membership.

Learn more about the Columbia Valley Wind Station Project .

Donations

  • Ryan Thomas 
    • $300 (Offline)
    • 16 d
  • Brett Yeates 
    • $50 (Offline)
    • 7 mos
  • Toby Stier 
    • $100 (Offline)
    • 9 mos
  • BC Hang-gliding and Paragliding Association 
    • $550 (Offline)
    • 9 mos
  • BC Hang-gliding and Paragliding Association 
    • $550 (Offline)
    • 9 mos

Organizer

Toby Stier 
Organizer
Skookumchuck, BC
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