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Address: 18896 Grange Rd, Middletown, CA 95461-9635
Phone Number: +1 707-987-9293
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Crazy Creek Air Adventures has been providing unique, exhilarating...

Crazy Creek Air Adventures has been providing unique, exhilarating adventure ride experiences for over 40 years. We launch from our home at the Middletown Gliderport, in Lake County, situated in the greater Napa Valley Wine Country.Incredible views and colorful rural vistas showcase vineyards, the largest natural fresh water lake in California, geothermal steam clouds produced by nearby geysers, and even the remnants of an ancient volcano.Soar above it all in a sleek glider plane. Flying conditions are superb year-round. Get away from it all as you soar high above the panoramic scenery, with a breathtaking view few others can enjoy. It’s the Adventure of a Lifetime, something you will be talking about for years to come! Call for reservations.

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Totally wonderful time. I made the reservations with Connie about 2 months before our vacation. She worked with me to schedule a time based on where we were driving from and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 23, 2016
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Ellisville, Missouri
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Ellisville, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Totally wonderful time. I made the reservations with Connie about 2 months before our vacation. She worked with me to schedule a time based on where we were driving from and gave me suggestions on the best way to come in the event of a lot of traffic in Middletown. We arrived a bit early and met Jim who explained... More 

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Westbrook, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

When our hot air balloon ride in Healdsburg was cancelled at 5 am, we searched on line for another thrill to fill our time. We found Crazy Creek Glider rides and contacted Jim and Connie at 8:00 am and although they were just about to leave town, they delayed their trip just so we could come have a ride at... More 

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Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

My sweetheart surprised me for my birthday by taking me to Crazy Creek Air Adventures, where she had arranged with Connie for our flight. When we arrived, we were treated like long-time friends. We felt very comfortable going up with them (Jim was our pilot) as they are very experienced at what they do. The wing-over over Calistoga, the inside... More 

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Moraga, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

Glider Pilots Beware: I had an appointment with Jim (the owner) for a check ride around Crazy Creek. As I was doing my pre-flight Jim asked me, "What's that?" I said, "My chute. My wife made me promise I'd wear a chute on anything except pattern tows." Jim said, "Where's mine?" After I gave him a blank look, he said... More 

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Chico, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

I gave my daughter a glider ride for her 21 birthday. Now she wants to get her license to fly. Way a fantastic experience. Jim and Connie made us feel right at home at their office set in a beautiful meadow surrounded by mountains. The pilot took the time to educate us as the tow plane climbed to the appropriate... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

My first - and certainly not last- glider ride with Crazy Creek Air. Connie, Jim and their son are expert pilots and put you at ease the moment you arrive. It's hard to describe the beauty and thrill to soar with the birds over Lake County. Put this on your must do list.

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Clearlake, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

Looking to fly high over Clearlake and see the beautiful lake from the air this is the place to go family owned.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015

We went on a two person 20minute glider ride and was amazing. Full of beautiful views and the pilot was very informative about how the glider works and about the surrounding areas. The people who work there are extremely friendly and happy to answer any questions you might have. They also take some pictures for you at no extra cost,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

This truly is an adventure. Very exciting and educational. Jim and Connie are very nice and we'll prepared. I highly recommend this experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2015

Everything about this adventure was beyond our expectations! Connie and Jim are great and our pilot, Jeff, had an infectious passion for gliding. We are hooked! Don't miss a chance to do this, even a short flight is tremendous!

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