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Florida Ridge AirSports Park

12671 E State Road 80, Clewiston, FL 33440
+1 863-805-0440
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Anniversary present to my hubby

This place was amazing and the people were terrific. You're only up there for a handful of minutes... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
Mardalo
via mobile
Niece's 18th birthday present

My sisters and I took my 18 year old niece for her birthday. She wanted to skydive but I think it's... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2017
madelinemiller
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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The Florida Ridge Air Sports Park is located on 50 acres of land in Southern Florida midway between Fort Myers and West Palm Beach, where Atlantic and Gulf coast winds converge to create the most favorable soaring conditions in the country.We offer thrilling Tandem Sky-Rides to the general public. You and an Certified Instructor are towed by an Ultralight airplane into the sky were you soon release and fly free - just like birds. With unrestricted air space and wide-open fields stretching 100 miles in every direction, the Ridge gives pilots of all abilities unlimited opportunity to test their soaring skills, thermal to cloud-base, fly cross-country, enjoy a Tandem Sky-Ride and indulge their love of free flight.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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12671 E State Road 80, Clewiston, FL 33440
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Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing and the people were terrific. You're only up there for a handful of minutes but the memory will last forever. It's a beautiful site and a real thrill to be thousands of feet up in the air flying with nothing more...More

Thank Mardalo
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

My sisters and I took my 18 year old niece for her birthday. She wanted to skydive but I think it's better to fly than fall and the groupon was cheaper. My niece is a bit of a dare devil so she was game for...More

Thank madelinemiller
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

This was the best experience ever! You have to go through the clouds there's nothing like it! The staff is extremely friendly as well. We actually spent an extra hour just conversing with the staff after our flights. This is my family's new Christmas tradition....More

Thank Chris B
James T, Public Relations Manager at Florida Ridge AirSports Park, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2016

So glad that you enjoyed your flight... Cant wait to see you next year....Have a amazing Holiday....

Reviewed November 24, 2016

The experience was amazing! It is much more calm than skydiving which I have done. They strap you in right above your tandem instructor. He is in control the entire ride. You get to enjoy the view! I purchases the Groupon coupon and it did...More

Thank Chassidy09
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Okay first off let me just start by saying that everyone complaining about the added taxes and gratuity not being mentioned. .... learn to READ fine print on any Groupon you purchase, it clearly states that. For persons complaining tips being based on the pre-discounted...More

Thank Carmen S
Reviewed November 6, 2016

The staff is great. They are friendly, and they take care of their customers. The instructor/guide was incredible. The place is good and you can fill the courtesy that they have with you. A prop plane pulls you up to the right altitude and then...More

Thank valeveluc
Reviewed September 30, 2016

My boyfriend and I took a day form our Miami vacation to go hang gliding. Unfortunately we had to rent a car to go do this becasue it is a ways out. But The staff was great and welcoming. My boyfriend is rather skittish whyen...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed September 26, 2016

I had the time of my life!!!!! My boyfriend and I went hand gliding for the first time. Henry you are the man!!!!!!! This place was so laid back. The staff members where absolutely great, they made this experience beyond amazing for me. I will...More

Thank Shanta A
James T, Owner at Florida Ridge AirSports Park, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2016

I am so glad you enjoyed your flight.... Come back real soon for the Ultimate Experience....

Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

I did bought a Groupon and drove 2 hours to do the tandem with an instructor. First time. Its a great experience. Amazing to be up that high in a simple machine that flight. It seems a bit of expensive and last for a few...More

Thank Gerardo M
James T, Owner at Florida Ridge AirSports Park, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2016

So glad you enjoyed your flight...

Reviewed September 4, 2016

The people at Florida Ridge AirSports Park were wonderful. We had an amazing time floating through the clouds. The take off and landing were as smooth as could be. If you ever thought you wanted to try, what on earth are you waiting for?

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Tessa D
I was thinking about doing the Mile High Club package. I was wondering how long you are in the air? If it's worth it or I should do the package below this one?
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Response from Hannah B | Reviewed this property |
When going there, perhaps they had a slow day but they really took to me and my friend and upgraded our package for free and gave us the pictures for half price. I recommend spending as much time in the air as possible. I... More
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