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Tandem Hang Gliding Flight Lesson

 Clifton, IL

Item #: AIR-CHI-0004
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If you have ever dreamed of flight or wondered what it would be like to pilot your own personal soaring craft, then you are a perfect candidate to venture into the world of hang gliding!

  • All instructors are certified by the U.S. Hang Gliding Association and average over 10 years of experience each
  • Learn the basics of hang gliding during a detailed ground class
  • Enjoy breathtaking views from 2,500 feet during your tandem flight
  • No experience necessary!
Enjoy Field - Clifton, IL
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April - October:
Saturdays - 8:00 AM

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    Essential Information
    • Participants must bring a government issued ID
    • Participants must weigh no more than 240 lbs
    • Participants must be 18 years old
    • Due to the volatility of fuel cost, participants may be required to pay a $10 surcharge payable to the provider the day of the experience
    • Video packages are not included, but can be purchased on the day of for an additional cost
    The total experience will last approximately 1 hour with 30 minutes of ground school and 30 minutes of flight time. Participants may be required to wait in the event a large number of participants are on site for lessons on the same date.
    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
    1 student per flight.
    Family and friends are welcome to come watch the participant hang glide.
    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 condition. Closed toed shoes or sneakers recommended.
    What happens if the weather is bad?
    In the event of inclement weather, you will reschedule your experience for a future date directly with the experience provider.
    Are there any age, height or weight restrictions?

    Participants must be 18 years or older and at least 3.5' tall and weigh no more than 240 lbs.

    What should I bring?

    A government issued ID is required to fly. It is also recommeneded to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and some warm clothing. 

    Are there bathrooms on site?
    Yes, the facility has restrooms.

    Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days.  All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.

    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 scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to your experience, failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider.

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