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Thermal Sky Sports

18234 Whitebark Ct, Reno, NV 89508
+1 775-391-5133
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Incredible Experience!

My sister and I both signed up for a tandem flight during our trip to Tahoe. Unfortunately the wind... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
Annie K
via mobile
Horrible hang gliding experience

Unpredictable and poor business man. Booked our flight on a Sunday. Owner said he was going to... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
Russ R
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White Lake, Michigan
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Come Tandem Hang gliding at the world famous Slide Mt or take a first time lesson. Just 20 from Reno&Tahoe Thermal Sky Sports is Reno/Tahoe's only full time hang gliding center! One of our instructors will take you tandem starting at $220 or a first time lesson $140! Come fly with us today!
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26 Jul 2016
“Incredible Experience!”
28 Sep 2015
“Horrible hang gliding experience”
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18234 Whitebark Ct, Reno, NV 89508
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

My sister and I both signed up for a tandem flight during our trip to Tahoe. Unfortunately the wind wasn't good for Monday, but Tuesday morning the wind was cooperating just fine. I went first, as I tend to be more nervous than my sister....More

Thank Annie K
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Unpredictable and poor business man. Booked our flight on a Sunday. Owner said he was going to email me. He never did. Called the next day then he said he forgot was out all day with his girlfriend. Said he was going to email me....More

4  Thank Russ R
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

My teenage son and I had the great fortune of catching Zac Majors in town and available for tandem flights through this company. He is a top instructor and have us the confidence we needed to give this a try. We'll never forget this bucket...More

1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Alex really impressed me with his knowledge and committement to safety. The area that you jump from is gorgeous! You would be amiss to go to Reno and not call them up to go hang gliding! It is an adventure you won't forget!

3  Thank Tami S
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Bought this tandem flight for my husbands birthday and could not have been happier. He was thrilled, everyone was very professional and they put my mind at ease when I saw just how high the cliff was that my husband would be running off! Everything...More

4  Thank A S
Reviewed 9 July 2012

At the end of last ski season, my 14 year old daughter and I were coming down from Slide Bowl at Mt Rose and we saw hang glider pilots setting up to fly off the side of the mountain. We stopped to watch and she...More

3  Thank Greg B
Reviewed 2 March 2012

love the river walk. Much to see. Great places to eat in and around the walk. Pretty good people watching as well.

1  Thank JohnandPeach
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Whether this is on your bucket list or not, it is a must do for the adventurist. While it may feel overwhelming and/or too scary (hense the appeal), Alex is someone who instills a calming confidence to the intrapersonal storm of fear and excitement that...More

3  Thank Duane W
Reviewed 25 August 2011

I had such a great time hang gliding! Alex was very helpful, professional, friendly and made the experience really fun. It starts out exciting right away when you run with Alex off the hill. Seems scary, but it is actually really easy. It is way...More

1  Thank Laura N
Reviewed 12 August 2011

I decided to try out the tandem hang gliding on a whim, couldn't have been happier I did. Hang gliding itself is an absolutely incredible experience and you have to at least try it once. Alex and his crew are awesome, relaxed, fun and they...More

Thank Robbie H
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