Hang gliding in the Florida Keys
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Fly Like a SUPERHERO with Paradise Hang Gliding, Inc.
the Premier Boat-Towed Flight Operation in the World
Come take a flight with a USHPA Certified Hang Gliding Instructor
- Hang Gliding in Paradise Above the turquoise waters of the Florida Keys
- Over/Under Our exclusive Fly/Snorkel combination charter
- Flight lessons Learn to fly hang gliders the easy way
- Ready to Fly A boat full of eager adventurers about to spread their wings
- Free Flight Experience the joy of flying like a Superhero !
Tandem Hang Gliding is a great way to take an Introductory Flying Lesson, and experience the kind of joy you feel when FLYING in your DREAMS !
Being towed aloft by our custom Aircraft Carrier is just the beginning. When your altitude is reached, the towline is released, and you Soar like a Bird above the splendid scenery, gliding effortlessly and slicing through the sky like a SUPERHERO !
With Paradise Hang Gliding, Inc., the fun is much more than flying. You also get a great day of boating and wildlife spotting in the waters of Florida Bay and the sparkling Straits of Florida.
What are you waiting for? A world of Adventure & Fun can be yours…!! Check out our unbeatable prices for the 2013 summer season:
Intro Flight Lesson to 1,500′ altitude, 10 minutes +/- $149
Intro Flight Lesson to 2,500′ altitude, 15 minutes +/- $199
Add a some fun flight maneuvers with a “Wild Twist” - $25
Have a look at what some of our customers say:
“The team is extremely nice and the experience was wonderful. I have skydived and flown in a private plane over the keys but there is no comparison to hang gliding. I will be back!!” – Travis D. 09/2012
“Awesome time! Great crew and the view from up there is beautiful. Definitely worth the drive down. ” – Karla B. 09/2012
“Wowwww the Experience was Amazing!! 2 guys and 1 lady work there, VERY VERY COOL, a lot of Energy…!!! and Great Mood I bring a friend to do with me..!! So was Good Deal for Them Also. We have a Great TIME, Thanks …” – Leonardo N. 10/2012
“Loved the experience, and looking forward to my next vacation so I can book another flight with them. Great staff, great location… It is a must!” – 01/2013
Check out our FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS and watch our
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For even more fun, take our Over/Under package, a world class experience consisting of an Intro Flight Lesson combined with snorkeling for the entire family on a local reef with a PADI SCUBA Instructor as your guide. Snorkeling equipment and refreshments are included, and HD underwater video is available. Availability of these platinum service packages may be limited, so call for pricing and advance reservations.
NEWS FLASH !!
For those who really like to get out there, we are pleased to announce the arrival of our FLY-N-DIVE Ultimate Adventure. In cooperation with the Florida Keys Dive Center, this premium package combines 2 incredible adventure sports in a single day of action-packed fun. Take a tandem Hang Gliding Intro Flight Lesson in the morning, followed by a 2 tank dive to a local wreck or reef in the afternoon. To commemorate your achievement, we will award each participant with a numbered certificate, suitable for framing, and enter your name in our exclusive ORDER of (yet to be named).
Paradise Hang Gliding is pleased to announce that we are now distributors for the awesome MOYES line of hang gliders & equipment. From beginner to advanced competition pilots, Moyes has some kick-ass equipment which is just right for you. Call for prices & availability.
Owner and Tandem Instructor Scot Trueblood, pictured here, has been flying hang gliders for over 34 years, and flying tandem over water since 2004.
He has been organizer and/or meet director of several prestigious hang gliding competitions such as the U.S. National Speedgliding Championships, 2001 & 2002, the Red Bull Wings Over Aspen Speedrun, 2000 & 2001, and the Jackson Hole Aeroextreme 2000 & 2002. He has won or placed in a number of hang gliding competitions since 1981, and has flown over 1000 hours in dozens of different glider types, at sites from coast to coast in the United States. His articles and photographs have appeared in the pages of Hang Gliding Magazine on a number of occasions. He has all Special Skills endorsements on his rating card, and is a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer as well. His love of the sea & sky, and for hang gliding in the Florida Keys, are evidenced by his passion for sharing them with others.