Flying is the only way to get close enough to a cloud to milk it or to visit your secret sky family. Break free from earthly bonds with this Groupon.
$129 for a 30-Minute Glider Flight and T-Shirts for Two ($259 Total Value)
- 30-minute ride in a sailplane for two (a $219 value)
- Two souvenir T-shirts (a $40 value)
The pilot and passengers soar noiselessly over the Tennessee countryside—casting their shadow on hills, ridges, and along the banks of the Hiwassee River. At heights of several thousand feet, the CFIG-certified pilot-instructors at Chilhowee Gliderport let passengers experience a motor-less, silent journey via natural thermals, ridge-lift currents, and winds from political speeches that occur year-round. FAA-certified pilots at the helm of Pawnee tow planes pull gliders to the desired height, where pilots introduce passengers to bird's-eye views. The gliderport also holds seasonal events such as fall-color flights and summer flight camps.
“Had a great time at the Gliderport. Gave this to my husband for Christmas and I was not crazy about going but it was amazing. We had a very informative guide which...”
“Had a great time at the Gliderport. Gave this to my husband for Christmas and I was not crazy about going but it was amazing. We had a very informative guide which really helped. Looking forward to the next time.”
“Great experience! Real fun!”
“The staff was organized, Accomodating And over all an awesome experience!!!! My family and I will definitely be back!!”