• Terry blasting off
  • Bdale setup
  • Ernie blasting off
  • Terry setting up
  • Ernie and kids
  • Setting up Monster

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Welcome to Tripoli-Colorado

At Tripoli-Colorado, High Power Rocketry begins at 8,800 feet! We are Prefecture #11 of the Tripoli Rocketry Association, an organization dedicated to designing, building and flying high-power rockets. Come fly with us at our launch site near Hartsel, Colorado.

Our waiver (with launch windows) allows flights up to 14,200 ft AGL.

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Next Event

Next launch will be Sunday August 25, 

Launch report 8-11-19

We had 17 flights 

  • Brian Houghton had the first launch of the day on a G117, and another G100 (skidmark) in his Blanco Rocket.
  • Joe Bowen flew  a J250 (skidmark) and tested a small hybrid. 
  • Will Bussell flew some RCS propellant I-161 white, & I211 red. In a Spool Rocket That was fun!
  • Steve Clapp flew a G64, and a G76
  • Phillip Jones joined us from Alamosa CO and flew a H115
  • Brian Hastings flew some dextrose a J350 and F32 both preformed well
  • Noah Bartos attempted a level 1 on an I297 (skidmark) but unfortunately had an early separation. Better luck next time!
  • Luke Eggbert launched a K400, unfortunately had some damage but am sure he'll fix and fly another day. 
  • Will Busacker launched a H151 (red) in hid NX rocket. 
  • Congratulations to Daniel Malone on his NAR level 1 certification with an I115
  • Jamie Weiss (newest level 3) launched an Estes lil' Tumbler on an A3-4T and then pulled out the big stuff for two flights with Estes C6-7's  in her 5 Fin Fury, 
Was a fun launch had good to great conditions all day!
We'll be up there again on Sunday August 25!

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