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Bay Area Glider Rides

Open Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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“fun afternoon”(2 reviews)
“gianni”(3 reviews)
Bay Area Glider Rides provides breathtaking scenic glider rides and exhilarating aerobatic glider rides to the general public.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
90 Skylane Dr, Suite 101, Hollister, CA 95023-2549
+1 831-636-3799
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

This was a major bucket list item for me. It far exceeded my expectations. An amazing mix of beauty and technology, combined with a little excitement. Mike was the perfect guide. Taught me a lot and made feel fully comfortable. Plus, the stall and wing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davesmith65000
Reviewed 22 October 2018

For many, many years my husband has wanted to take a glider ride, so I gave him a birthday gift for a 40 minute ride at Bay Area Gliders, also called Hollister Soaring Center. I signed him up on their website and then spoke with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kurseni
Reviewed 10 September 2018

It was such a fun day! Everyone was professional and there was no waiting time, once I got there for my 2pm flight. My pilot Jeff made it very fun and he was very experienced. The day was perfect, the views awesome! I can definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DayTrip28847
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I gave my husband a glider ride as a gift for the man who is difficult to buy for. He loved it. Even territory we had know since we were kids is new and special from the air. My husband likes to be safe, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank inuwamom
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This glider ride was so great. Travis was the pilot and wow what a wonderful job he did I was so impressed with this company and would definitely recommend anyone that would want to go on a glider ride. They were three gentleman that we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lorraine J
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Headed down from the San Jose area to Hollister, an easy 1hr drive down 101. We met with Gianni and ended up flying with Lance, a very friendly, interesting and knowledgeable gent. We were scheduled for an hour but ended up about 45 mins (ultimately...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stephen n
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing experience with Gianni and his team. It took us 15 minutes to get up and glide around for another half an hour. We bought a Groupon and spent another $50 for a second passenger in the back. It's not for large...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mindy N
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I was staying in San Francisco and decided to go out of town for a little fun. The area is amazing. On our way there, we enjoyed the best strawberries and fruits we have ever had. The gliding experience was not as adrenaline-packed as I...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It was a very unique and special experience. I took my girlfriend here for a fun afternoon. Two healthy/slim people can easily fit in the back seat of the glider. You will be pulled up by a propeller plane to about a mile high and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MichaelMc777
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