Flying Experiences

Scenic Glider Ride

Warner Springs, CA

From: $360.00 1 Options Available
Based on Glider Flight for 2
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Location
Warner Springs, CA
SKU
AIR-SDI-0017
Overview
Let the adventure begin as you slip into a sleek sailplane for an experience you will remember forever. Share a thermal with an eagle, as you soar effortlessly in silent freedom.
  • One of the largest soaring centers in the U.S. and in business since 1959
  • FAA Certified Pilots
  • Views of Lake Henshaw, Hot Springs Peak, Palomar mountains and more
  • Take home complimentary pictures of your flight courtesy of the wing mounted cameras!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!
Year-Round:
Daily - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
*Pending instructor availability
Essential Information
  • Combined weight of passengers not to exceed 340 pounds
  • No experience is necessary
Duration
35 - 40 minutes of flight time.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
Up to 2 passengers per glider as long as their combined weight does not exceed 340 pounds.
Spectators
Spectators are welcome to watch the glider take-off and land.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions. It is approximately 10 degrees cooler in the air during flight.
Is it safe?
Yes! All flights are flown by FAA Certified Commercial pilots.  It is also extremely safe since the sailplane carries no fuel or a heavy engine, and is designed to land in unimproved fields.
What are the ages to fly?
There is no minimum age, however if a child is too young he/she will not appreciate it.  Usually at 4 or 5 years old is when the ride becomes more appreciated. 
What is the best time to fly?
Earlier flights between 11:00 AM-3:00 PM are the smoothest. During the heat of the day there is more unstable air which means it is probably better soaring, but bumpier!

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

Location
Warner Springs, CA

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