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Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« on: April 04, 2017, 08:21:04 PM »
I got to take advantage of our one day of good weather to get out in the hills for a little while anyway  :tup:.  It's cool to me to be able to see all the areas that are normally inaccessible, there's a lot of beautiful country out there that I've been missing out on. 

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2017, 06:41:04 AM »
That was great video. Thanks.
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2017, 08:03:37 AM »
Been up that mountain many times...pretty neat to see it in a different perspective  :tup:

Question, what is the remote range on those things?
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2017, 08:09:22 AM »
Nice video, brought me back a few years, nice to see canyon cr again. shot a lot of blacktails up there. :)

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2017, 08:16:28 AM »
Cool stuff!
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2017, 08:20:10 AM »
That's out of the Wilderness area isn't it?

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2017, 12:23:08 PM »
Been up that mountain many times...pretty neat to see it in a different perspective  :tup:

Question, what is the remote range on those things?

Up to 4 miles, but in western Washington with all the trees and hills it's usually closer to 2ish miles.

That's out of the Wilderness area isn't it?


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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2017, 12:28:30 PM »
That was pretty cool.  Thanks for sharing. :tup:
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2017, 05:38:13 PM »
That was pretty neat.  They have a drone at costco that has a 4k camera in it and a follow me mode. Also controllable by  your phone in Bluetooth.
Only problem is it has a 12 min flight time limit..
What kind of drone are you using?
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #9 on: April 05, 2017, 10:25:27 PM »
That was pretty neat.  They have a drone at costco that has a 4k camera in it and a follow me mode. Also controllable by  your phone in Bluetooth.
Only problem is it has a 12 min flight time limit..
What kind of drone are you using?

I have the DJI Mavic.  When a drone like the one you mentioned at Costco uses Bluetooth, the range is generally pretty short, like under 100 feet.  Something to look at  :tup:
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #10 on: April 06, 2017, 04:29:00 AM »
Couple Green Mt in WA.  I would assume that is the one over by Verlot?

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #11 on: April 06, 2017, 02:48:59 PM »
Couple Green Mt in WA.  I would assume that is the one over by Verlot?

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No, it's Green Mountain Rd off mountain loop highway outside granite falls.  Forest service road that starts directly across the highway from the Old Robe Canyon trailhead. 

http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/old-robe-canyon 

Really nice day hike, I'd like to get some footage there too!
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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #12 on: April 06, 2017, 07:04:45 PM »
Cool video, thanks for sharing. :)

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #13 on: April 06, 2017, 07:25:29 PM »
Couple Green Mt in WA.  I would assume that is the one over by Verlot?

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No, it's Green Mountain Rd off mountain loop highway outside granite falls.  Forest service road that starts directly across the highway from the Old Robe Canyon trailhead. 

http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/old-robe-canyon 

Really nice day hike, I'd like to get some footage there too!
Yup that is by Verlot.

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Re: Drone flight over Green Mountain FS Rd. area
« Reply #14 on: April 06, 2017, 08:32:47 PM »
Couple Green Mt in WA.  I would assume that is the one over by Verlot?

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No, it's Green Mountain Rd off mountain loop highway outside granite falls.  Forest service road that starts directly across the highway from the Old Robe Canyon trailhead. 

http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/old-robe-canyon 

Really nice day hike, I'd like to get some footage there too!
Yup that is by Verlot.

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Aww dang it, my fault lol!  Clearly I need a bit more sleep.....   :bash:
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