Soar through the skies on the breeze and thermals as you discover at first hand the unbridled joy of hang gliding. There's no cockpit to separate you from the freedom of the skies and no roaring engine to drown out the tranquility which is why hang gliding is considered one of the purest forms of flight.
Start your day with a ground briefing before being towed to a height of 2,500 feet by a light air plane. Once in the air, you'll be shown the basics of how to turn, slow down and accelerate, and will even be able to take the controls yourself! With 1,400 spacious lakes, Lake county will take your breath away when viewed from above. See why it captures the hearts and imagination of its visitors on an aerial voyage of discovery showcasing beautiful waterways, rolling hills and oak groves. Share the air with eagles, osprey and vultures and feel the wind against your face as you drink in views that will take your breath away.
A light sport airplane will tow you to an altitude of up to 2500 feet. Once you’re released from the plane, you’ll be amazed at how quiet and peaceful hang gliding can be. Your instructor will show you how to fly the glider, teaching you the basics of how to turn, slow down and accelerate. After these simple instructions, you’ll be able to take the controls – even if you have no prior flying experience whatsoever.
Hang gliding tandem discovery flights are available throughout the year. Hang gliding is heavily weather dependent and may be postponed in adverse conditions. If your flight is postponed, a mutually convenient alternative time will be scheduled at your convenience.