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Hang Gliding Tahoe

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Jul 14, 2018
“Incredible Experience!”
Jul 28, 2017
“What an amazing experience!!”
You love Lake Tahoe, and you're looking for an outdoor activity with new sights it has to offer. Well, you ain’t seen nothing yet ... not until you’ve seen it from the air, piloting your own aircraft over the Carson Range and into the Tahoe Basin...more
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2640 College Pkwy, Carson City Airport, Carson City, NV 89706-0709
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

There aren't enough words to explain how amazing this excursion was! I have never seen anything like it before and would recommend it to anyone that has an adventurous spirit. Paul was absolutely fantastic in taking me up in this motorcycle with wings. The views...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Melissa G
Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Melissa G, it was great flying with you above Lake Tahoe. I really appreciated being a part of your Tahoe adventure. Come back a fly with me any time. I can highly recommend flying during the Winter time for another magical view of the Lake.

Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Had no idea what this was going to be like but I must say this was so much better than I imagined. Paul was a great pilot/instructor - I was allowed to 'steer' (my first official flight lesson), and saw some beautiful sights. Without hesitation,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2017

JFaries, so glad you enjoyed the experience. You have the makings of a good pilot and did an excellent job during your first flight lesson. Look forward to flying with you again the next time you're in Tahoe.

Reviewed April 29, 2017

These guys are pros. It's been 2 years since I have taken my ride and I still look back at it as one of the greatest things I have ever done. If you are sitting on the fence, get off! You won't regret it!More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jeff H
Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Jeff, I'm thrilled to hear from you and pleased that your Tahoe experience with us was so memorable. Next time you're in the Lake Tahoe area, come fly with us again. We've got some new routes for you to enjoy the many features of Lake...More

Reviewed July 15, 2016

Thrill seekers need to do this. It was over the top fun for our group. We were able to talk to each other over microphones as we soared above the mountains. One moment of panic in mid air on my behalf, but it added to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2017

So glad you joined us for a fly-together where you both were in the air at the same time and could experience the beauty of Lake Tahoe together. Look forward to flying with you both again on your future visit and looking for things to...More

Reviewed July 5, 2016

This activity was definitely the highlight of our Northern CA/NV trip in June 2016. Before the trip, my son asked me if he could do something exciting during the family vacation. I searched the web and found Powered Hang Gliding Tahoe. It is rare one...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2016

So happy to have flown with you and your son. Yes, this is truly a rare experience. And following the wild horses is lifetime memorable. Come on back and join me in the air next time your in the area.

Reviewed June 2, 2016

hands down one of the coolest experiences I have had. Really fun! Amazing views. And Paul is such a good instructor, really adding tremendously to this experience by explaining everything and letting "you" to decide what to do during the flight. Overall excellent! Would recommend...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2016

Johnnie, it was great flying with you! You did an excellent job of flying the aircraft. I'm thrilled you had a great experience. Come on back and we'll explore some more Tahoe territory.

Reviewed April 6, 2016

Dan and I each flew with Paul Hamilton..what a TREAT! Everyone should take this flight, especially with Sports Aviation and Paul. I felt so safe, even at 10,000 feet. What a wonderful experience.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank jill j
Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2016

Jill J, It was great flying with you and Dan. Glad you had a wonderful experience. It was my pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you.

Reviewed September 1, 2015

I wanted to do something different and exciting while I was around Lake Tahoe for a weekend and boy did I find exactly what I was looking for! I was staying in Sparks (up by Reno) and finding/getting to the airport was really easy. I...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2016

Megs M, it was great flying with you. We're having great flying weather right now. Hope you can join us again real soon.

Reviewed August 5, 2015

Absolutely awesome experience. Recommend to anyone. Not scary, not over thrilling. Just comfortable, beautiful views, and very calming. Paul is awesome. Picture good, but would recommend video.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Scott O
Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2015

Scott O, it was great flying with you. You're so right...life is an adventure and there are some awesome experiences you just don't want to miss. Come back and fly with me again real soon!

Reviewed July 28, 2015

Flew with Paul a few weeks ago on a family trip. As an airline pilot, I was really looking forward to this different way of flying. I was excited with a mix of nervousness as this was really unfamiliar territory for me. That all went...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Paul H, Owner at Hang Gliding Tahoe, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2015

Eduardo, It was great to fly with you...especially since you're already a pilot. Look forward to flying with you again when you're in the Lake Tahoe area again.

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Irma M
April 4, 2016|
Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hi Irma M, I appreciate your inquiry. Our Tahoe View package is our most popular packages at $250 for a 60 minute Hang Gliding Tahoe flight lesson per person. The To Tahoe package is next up for $330 for a 90 minute Hang... More