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Florida Adventure Sports

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We tries this for our 9th anniversary. It was amazing, different and so much fun. Highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mahsaagahi
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St. Johns, Florida
Powered Hang Gliding

We had an awesome time riding with Florida Adventure Sports!!! Gene was so knowledgeable and even... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kmontano1009
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Denver, Colorado
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If you are looking for an amazing and fun aerial adventure then Florida Adventure Sports is the stop for you. Our powered hang gliding lessons will leave you speechless and yet talking about your experience for years to come. Certainly something you...more
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3990 Centurion Way, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5202
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We tries this for our 9th anniversary. It was amazing, different and so much fun. Highly recommend for those adventure lovers who would like to try something different.

Thank mahsaagahi
Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for the excellent review. We're so happy you enjoyed your anniversary with us!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had an awesome time riding with Florida Adventure Sports!!! Gene was so knowledgeable and even called us to see if we wanted to to on an earlier flight because he knew the weather would be better! Great experience and we will be back!!

Thank kmontano1009
Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the awesome review. We're so glad Gene was able to help you to enjoy your experience better!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter gave me a flight for my birthday at it was great. Gene was very helpful in explaining all of the aspects of the aircraft and how to fly it. He is a very good teacher and a great pilot. I'm planning to do...More

Thank Ricka47
Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review Rick. We're so glad you got to celebrate your birthday gift with us. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated my husband’s birthday with a trip to Amelia Island. Came across the glider experience and was so impressed! Best part of our trip and such a great way to see the island - I wish we booked the longer flight! Gene our captain was...More

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Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the fantastic review! We're so happy you and your husband had a great time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been a fan of flying my whole life but this take things to a new level. I will definitely be back to flying with my new friend Gene. Open air! One hundred percent visibility in all directions. I am hooked! Thanks again! What an...More

Thank Jesse V
Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the amazing review Jesse! We're so happy you had an incredible time. :)

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I was recently visiting the area and saw Florida Adventure Sports on an online search. Let me tell you, one of the best choices I have ever made! It was an incredible aerial experience! I highly recommend this service for the best way to see...More

Thank Marissa F
Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for the wonderful review Marissa. We're so happy you had such an amazing time!

Reviewed 11 August 2018

What a memorable experience, my husband gave me this adventure for our 10th anniversary. It is something I will always remember. Gene was awesome, he explained everything and made sure I was comfortable, and up, up, and away! He even let me fly!! I will...More

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Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for the wonderful review Desiree! We're so happy you had a fantastic experience. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

GranGirl had awesome powered Hang Gliding flight this morning with Gene Monnier for her birthday over Amelia Island and Cumberland this morning. She waved to us on the beach at Peter’s Point as she was inflight. We were thrilled for her birthday gift.

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Gene M, Guest Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks for the great review Judy. We're so happy GranGirl had awesome time!

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Saw the brochure at breakfast, was flying later that day! What a blast! Gene is very professional, and has a wonderful sense of humor, calm manner, and such confidence that I wasn’t nervous at all! Amelia island from the air is beautiful, as well as...More

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Gene M, Public Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thanks for the wonderful review Karen. We're so happy you got to see the wild horses and dolphins too!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

My granddaughter (11) and I (74) went power hang gliding three days ago with Gene. First and foremost, Gene is an excellent pilot and instructor and made us both feel at ease even before he took off. We each chose the 20 minute flight and...More

Thank dsmithnm
Gene M, Public Relations Manager at Florida Adventure Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

WOW! Thanks so much for the fantastic review! We're overjoyed that you and your granddaughter had such an amazing time on your vacation. Hope to see you next time!

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Rhoda H
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Response from Gene M | Property representative |
One at a time we can fly, we can also do back to back Or most popular flight is 40 minutes. But we do 20, 40 and 60 minutes. Thank you for your inquiry Rhoda. Please visit our website for more information. Thanks! Gene
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lynnandtom1
23 January 2017|
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Response from Gene M | Property representative |
Hi Lynn. We are open 8:00 to 8:00 year round weather permitting. Please give us a call if you have any more questions: 904-430-3800 Hope to see you soon!
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