Ultimate Flight

Carson City

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In a Nutshell

FAA-certified pilot helms introductory lessons incorporating basic, hands-on maneuvers atop an Apollo Trike powered hang-glider

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Promotional value expires Mar 7, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Reservation required; subject to availability. 24hr cancellation notice required. Must sign waiver. Subject to weather. 57'' height min. Must have valid photo ID. Services are non-transferable. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Pilots are the cowboys of the air, roaming the wide-open skies and herding children’s runaway balloons. Giddy up, up, and away with this Groupon.

$175 for a Powered Hang-Gliding Experience ($350 Value)

  • One-hour Intro to Flight lesson with FAA-certified instructor (a $250 value)
  • Photo package (an $80 value)
  • Commemorative T-shirt (a $20 value)<p>

Hang Gliding Tahoe

Strapped into an ultramodern Revo Trike powered hang-glider, FAA-certified instructor Paul Hamilton pilots students above Lake Tahoe’s crystalline expanse, which reveals picturesque reflections of the Sierra Mountains’ snow-capped crags.

A light-sport aircraft powered by a purring Rotax engine, the Evolution Revo trike enables the prolonged airtime and weather compatibility not found in flights with a conventional hang-glider or out-of-control umbrella. During Paul’s lessons, intro students swiftly suit up in appropriate flight gear before a quick safety briefing prepares them for the journey.

An emphasis on hands-on training anchors the interactive lessons, which require no previous experience and may even take off in winter thanks to Hang Gliding Tahoe’s heated apparel and midflight campfires.

Customer Reviews

Sports Aviation was incredible! Paul Hamilton is the best pilot ever! You have to do this!
Jill J. · April 7, 2016
Great experience. Highly recommend to anyone who has never been in light sport aircraft.
John T. · April 20, 2015
I was nervous and a little chicken to go on the flight . My wife purchased the flight groupon for my birthday . I waited until days prior to it expiring to finally use it . It was fun and I will probably do it again . It would be nice to have it on groupon again . Paul Hamilton was very instructional and informative . Was a great overall experience .
Dennis E. · March 27, 2013
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    2640 E College Pkwy.

    Carson City, Nevada 89706


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