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Intro to Hang Gliding Course

Orient, OH

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Aerodrome WesMar, Orient, OH
Have you always wanted to fly? Then consider this introductory hang gliding class your entry into the world of flight.
  • U.S. Hang Gliding Association certified instructor
  • Ground school will orientate you with your glider, how to hold and lift the glider and teach you basic weight shift control
  • Put your new knowledge to use on your first few tows, as you develop your skills close to the ground
  • Experience the freedom of this unique form of flight, you are on your way to becoming a hang gliding pilot!
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!

Daily - 7:00 AM through 3:00 PM

**Evening courses are available during the week May through July, or weather permitting. 

Essential Information
  • All participants must be able to fit safely into a harness and be in good physical condition
  • Participants weighing more than 240 pounds or taller than 6'5" may have difficulty fitting into the harness comfortably
  • Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign a consent form
  • It is recommended to bring a water bottle and a snack with you on the day of your experience
3-4 hours
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
Up to 3 participants per class
Spectators are encouraged to watch from the air strip
Weather Dependent
This experience is very weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions. In the event of unfavorable weather, your experience provider will work with you to reschedule your course for a mutually convenient day.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions, including long pants and sneakers or lightweight hiking boots.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 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

Aerodrome WesMar, Orient, OH

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