Introductory Hang-Gliding Lesson for One or Two at Fly Texas in Luling (Up to 54% Off)

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Customer Reviews

75 Ratings

The staff was very friendly and helpful! Learned alot at my lesson! Great for beginners with no prior knowledge
Lauren D. · August 22, 2013
Great learning experience! Knowledgable staff!
Abigail H. · October 3, 2012
my wife and i had a great time learning the basics of hang gliding.
Joseph C. · September 27, 2012

What You'll Get


The need to feel the wind in your hair is best fulfilled by hang-gliding, though it can also be fulfilled by hot-rodding in a convertible or getting yelled at by a giant who works at the bank. Feel the rush with this Groupon.

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Hang-gliding guru Jeff Hunt begins each introductory lesson with a classroom briefing and ground training where students learn to handle and lift the glider. Next, Hunt will progressively lead them up a practice hill during five training runs that allow students to soar into the sky. Each class—which typically consists of 1-10 students—includes a glider, harness, helmet, and a limited amount of kneepads. Browse the site’s FAQ for more information.

Fly Texas

Jeff Hunt probably understood the trajectory of his career path in a way most people don’t. With an aerospace engineering degree from the University of Texas at Austin and experience working with Tracor Aerospace after college, he is very familiar with how things move forward. Though most aerospace engineers are focused on building spaceships and watering blooming stars, Hunt chose to focus on hang-gliders. Over the past 20 years, he has competed in cross-country hang-gliding competitions and become a USHPA-certified advanced tandem instructor. At Fly Texas, he shares his passion with students during half-day and daylong hang-gliding classes or shuttles more experienced gliders on flights off the

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Oct 1, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Subject to weather conditions. Must be 12 or older and accompanied by a guardian if under 18. Must sign waiver. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Fly Texas


Jeff Hunt probably understood the trajectory of his career path in a way most people don't. Jeff is a CFI (certified flight instructor) in weight shift control through the FAA flying Special Light Sport Aircraft. With an aerospace engineering degree from the University of Texas at Austin and experience working with Tracor Aerospace after college, he is very familiar with how things move forward. Though most aerospace engineers are focused on building spaceships and watering blooming stars, Hunt chose to focus on hang gliders. Over the past 25 years, he has competed in cross-country hang-gliding competitions and become a USHPA-certified advanced instructor. At Fly Texas and Fly Mexico, he shares his passion with students during the intro classes and they learn from his experience with advanced lessons moving forward.

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