OregonRocketry Launch Schedule

We offer launch events to cover everyone’s needs. Check out the schedules below for Brothers, Sheridan, and Garden Home. Join us at these events!

Brothers, Oregon Launches 2017

Waiver is 20,460 feet AGL with windows to 42,280 feet AGL. On research days, you must be an OROC member, TRA member, or an invited guest to attend. Everyone is welcome on Public Launch days. Launch times are from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM, except the last day of the event, which is 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Night launches are available. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $20 per weekend. Directions. All launches at Brothers are sanctioned under TRA.

  • Spring Thunder, May 19-21
  • Northwest Xtreme Rocket ShowJune 23-26 (4 days Fri-Mon), Research All Days
  • Summer Skies, July 28-30
  • Desert Heat, August 25-27
  • Rocketober, October 20-22

Sheridan, Oregon Launches 2017

Waiver is typically 5,400 feet AGL. Launch window Saturday is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Sunday is 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Public night launches available on Saturday. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $20 for the weekend for high power (H impulse and above), and $10 for the weekend for low power (A-G impulse). Directions. All launches at Sheridan are sanctioned under NAR.

Filible’s Folly, September 15-17, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday

Garden Home, Oregon Launches 2017

No waiver. Class 1 rockets only. Launch times are Saturdays from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (1:30pm to 4:00pm for the final two launches due to youth soccer). Located in Garden Home Park, 8020 SW 83rd Ave, Portland, OR 97223. Garden Home launches are free and open to the public. All launches at Garden Home Park are sanctioned under NAR. Garden Home Park flights are limited to C impulse, due to the size of our flying field.

  • Saturday April 1, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 6, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 3, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday July 1, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 5, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, Spetember 2, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (this is labor day weekend, launch is tentative)
  • Saturday, October 7, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday, November 4, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM