Sinaia, also known as the "Carpathian Pearl", is a mountainous town located in an amazing alpine scenery on the Prahova Valley, only at 74.5 mi/120 km away from Bucharest. The city used once to be one of the favorite attractions for Romanian aristocracy and evolved into a major holiday destination when King Charles I decided to build there his summer residence, the Palace of Peles.
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Snow Kiting in Soda Springs Ski Resort, Truckee, California USA
It is the perfect place to snow kite. The terrain is very dangerous and challenging, but also one of the most rewarding. Because of the significant drop off, it is suggested that you shouldn’t get near to the eastern ridge. It is easy to keep your distance. Season for snow kiting is from November to May.
Wind direction is southwest, west and northwest. Level is advanced, so you should be an expert to snow kite at this spot. Launch is made on an open ridge line with multiple launch locations. Forecast is 10 mph or more southwest, west and northwest.
It is highly recommended, if you want to snow kite at this spot, to contact KGB for updates on conditions.