This was my gift to my wife for our 27th anniversary. We just moved here last fall from Kansas. Hang gliding was one of the things she always thought of trying. It was on my bucket list forever, but I became disabled. Now I am...More
Virginia Hang Gliding
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We went early in the season and they were still working out a few kinks with the tug plane, but I actually enjoyed seeing the mechanics of everything a bit more (and it was obvious that they really knew their stuff). Then of course it...More
Looking for something memorable to do? Then this is a must. Fear of heights? No problem; Don and the crew are top notch and will put you at ease. Very professional operation with safety put first. You wont be disappointed.
Don't be misled by the small size and tucked away facilities, these guys know what they're doing! Very professional when it comes to safety, yet easy going during wait times and flight. They'll take you up in the sky where you can look out over...More
Surprised my wife with a late Mother's day gift. She had a ball. Instructors were great and very safety concious.
Thank you for the excellent review!
Knowing that life is short (and can be cut shorter by a single poor choice) I’ve always wanted to go hang gliding, but never went through all that would be necessary in both training and cost ( I’m 60)...until today. Everything and everyone at Virginia...More
This was such an amazing experience and I'd recommend it to anyone (even those afraid of heights). I was nervous about how the flight was going to go, but it was so much fun and there was nothing to worry about. The staff were super...More
From the get go, Matt and Don run a professional outfit. They put safety first to ensure everything is in proper working order. After the initial shock of being up in the air, I relaxed and was able to take in the views of the...More
This place is amazing to have this kind of sport, the staff were amazing, it's a blast and I will fly there all summer.
Thank you Luke!
Virginia Hang Gliding at Painter, Virginia was an awesome and amazing adventure of a lifetime! At 3500 feet, the Chesapeake Bay was on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other. Absolutely gorgeous!