Phoenix Hang Gliding

Discover Hang Gliding with an Exciting Tandem Flight in Maricopa, Arizona

Phoenix Hang Gliding Options (optional):
  • 4000' Tandem Hang Glide Get towed up to 4000 Feet in the Sky and enjoy additional air time!

    + $75 Total: $195
  • The Mile High Tandem Flight Get towed a Mile into the sky, 5280 Feet, and enjoy additional air time!

    + $130 Total: $250

About This Experience

General Information hide

Experience a tandem introduction to the skies during a breathtaking 2,000 ft Tandem Hang Gliding Flight over Maricopa, Arizona. You will meet with your Certified Instructor at the Phoenix Regional Airport, just 40 miles south of Phoenix, and learn to fly like a bird during this exciting adventure.

Following a brief orientation, you and your Instructor will be towed by a powerful ultralight 2,000 feet into the blue Arizona sky. Once you reach your altitude, your Instructor will release the towline, thereby allowing you to freely experience the purest form of flight - Hang Gliding. Throughout this hang gliding adventure, your Instructor will handle the more technical aspects of the launch, tow and landing and even offer you the opportunity to try your hand at piloting the glider during flight!  You may even choose to try out some aerobatics for an exhilarating thrill!

 This Phoenix Airborne Adventure provides you with a wonderful way to learn about hang gliding, is a great way to enjoy the beautiful outdoors and is the perfect gift for anyone who dreams of flying!

Where It's Located hide

  • Maricopa, Arizona

Who Is Included hide

The Phoenix Hang Gliding Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. This is a private flight.

You may invite guests to watch your take off and landing.

When It Is Offered hide

The Hang Gliding Experiences in Phoenix are offered Saturdays and Sundays October thru April, subject to availability. Flights are typically scheduled between 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The Tandem Hang Gliding Flights in Maricopa include one Aero-Tow 2'000 ft flight and has an average free flight length of 10 minutes and a total duration of 30 minutes, unless an extended option is added.

Weather hide

The Phoenix Hang Gliding Flight may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to poor weather conditions such as high winds or heavy rain.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, layers and flat rubber-soled athletic shoes are recommended for this aerial adventure. Participants will be provided with all necessary equipment.

Additional Information hide

Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 200lbs and are at least 6 years of age. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form. Participants under the age of 18 require written consent by a parent or legal guardian on the day of flight.

Gratuities are not included but are greatly appreciated and may be offered at the end of the event.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Phoenix Hang Gliding Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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