Olympic Peninsula Rocketry (OPROC)
John Ludwig, 4-H Leader, 360-385-0341


JOIN US!

Pasture Blaster

5 and 10 Launch
2014

Hosted By
Olympic Peninsula Rocketry 4-H

August 22, 23 , 24 2014

Location : Discovery Bay ,WA. 98368
922 W. Uncas Rd.

CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS

Entry Fee:  Adults $3.00, KIDS FREE
Entry Fees good for all three day's with wrist band

This launch is open to the Public on our 84 acre launch site!

National Association of Rocketry Competition Events
                       August 22,23 2013

Spot Landing   --  http://nar.org/pinkbook/60_SL.html
Two more events planned  more on this to follow

 
To download event registration form CB-1-70, go to this link:
            http://www.nar.org/pdf/cb-1-70.pdf 

Anniversary Celebration  Cake

Saturday 8/23/2014 join us for our 5th. Pasture Blaster and our 10th. as a 4-H club

 Silent Auction

August 23, 2014
We are taking in item as we write this : Example  Leap of Faith By Gordon Cooper Signed Copy

Drawing  for Model Rocket Kits

Tickets are $2.00 each or 3 tickets for $5.00
 Drawing will start Friday 8/23 at 1:00pm on the hour every hour during the launch Day and continue Saturday 8/24 till 6:00pm 
All proceeds go to support Olympic Peninsula Rocketry 4-H 

KIDS Crayon Duration Contest

Open to the Public 

First 12 kids will receive one FREE Estes Crayon  kit 

Sign up at Entry Table

Rules are simple:
 Build  the Estes Crayon Kit with no modifications , launch with B6-4 motor w/parachute, longest flight duration WINS!!!!
Launch on Saturday Aug 23, 2013 0:00 pm ( TBD )
Bragging Right Trophy will be Awarded to the winner
 Saturday after 6:00pm


The Pasture Blaster Launch will officially get under way:
  • Friday August 22, at noon to 6:00 pm.
  • Flying will continue Saturday, August 23. 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • The range will open again Sunday, August 24. 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
The following will be supported for use at this event on this site:
  • Low Power, Mid Power and High Power Rockets
  • High Power will be under FAR 101/ Class I ONLY
  • Rockets up to 3.3 LBS including no more than 125 grams of propellant
  • Max. ALT. 3,000'
Other Amenities:
  • Free RV/ Tent Camping on-site
  • Comfort Station ( Port-a-Potty ) on-site
  • Rocket Vendor on-site
  • Food Vendor on-site Reasonable prices
  •  Menu     ( subject to change)
  • Hot Dogs
    Pulled Pork Sandwiches
    Chili
    beverage , chips with each meal
    Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday:
    Egg casserole and cinnamon rolls or muffins
    orange or apple juice
    coffee--all day
Nearby We Have:
  • Fat Smitty's restaurant  North & East 1.5 Miles
  • Snug Harbor Cafe  North and West 2 Miles
  • Valley View Motel Cabins 1.6 miles http://www.valleyviewmotel.com/
  • 4 units available
  • Eagle Mount Rockery Cottages 2.5 Miles http://www.eaglemtrockerycottages.com/services
We will provide: 12 rack Low Power Pad , 3 Mid-Power Pads and 2 High Power Pads.
1/8" 3/16' and 1/4" SS rods to 5' and 5' 1010  rail
  • NAR SAFETY CODES for Model, Mid-Power And High Power will be in effect.
  • Pre-Flight Safety Brief before each day's Launch
  • All flights will require a launch card
  • All HPR flights will be carded.

Get a birdseye view of our launch site!

Google Earth streams the world over wired and wireless networks enabling users to virtually go anywhere on the planet and see places in photographic detail. This is not like any map you have ever seen. This is a 3D model of the real world, based on real satellite images combined with maps, guides to restaurants, hotels, entertainment, businesses and more. You can zoom from space to street level instantly and then pan or jump from place to place, city to city, even country to country.

Get Google Earth. Put the world in perspective.

Welcome

Olympic Peninsula Rocketry, Jefferson County in Washington State

John Ludwig leads this 4-H club devoted to rocketry - he is enthusiastic about rocketry and eager to share it with Jefferson County youth. He is eager to accept new members!

OPROC meets at the Irondale Educational Annex adjacent to the Irondale Church. All youth in grades 6-12 are welcome to join. For more information please call:


John Ludwig at 360-385-0341 after 4:30 pm



Olympic Peninsula Rocketry New Club T-Shirts

Rocket launch a success!

Picture l. to r.: Connor, Bruce, and Connor's brother and sister enjoy a moment during a rocket launch in Discovery Bay, WA.