Early man made many attempts at flying, such as sewing feathers onto his arms and scaling mountain peaks in order to cling to the underbellies of passing comets. Learn to fly the new-fashioned way with today's deal: for $65 you get a glider ride or intro glider flying lesson at Bay Area Glider Rides (a $139 value). Bay Area Glider Rides specializes in unpowered, un-fairy-dusted flight, teaching gliding lessons and offering rides through the scenic valleys and mountains surrounding Hollister. A half-day Hollister hop introductory lesson includes a ground lesson, preflight orientation, and flight lesson with an instructor. For those who want to just enjoy the thrill without adding brain wrinkles, the 10-minute ride circles one or two passengers around the airport and the Hollister area. Gliders are piloted by FAA certified commercial pilots, and always within a safe gliding distance of the airport and the Statue of Liberty.
30 Airport Dr.
Hollister, California 95023Get Directions