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My husband had this on his Bucket list of things to do. After I whined about grilling out and seeing the scenic views, we stumbled on this. NOTE to husbands: If your wife whines enough, listen to her, for it may lead to a Bucket...More
This was an awesome experience for us. Since this area has hills/mountains, it is perfect for gliders. There was a competition going on with the gliders being tethered to small airplanes. There was probably 40 gliders taking off one right after the other, what a...More
I am new to the area and the only place I knew to take a visitor was Harris Hill. We happened upon the Soaring museum and decided to visit. We were welcomed very warmly by all staff. Great display on the history of gliders. Superb...More
The glider experience itself was excellent. The pilot was very helpful in assisting getting in and out of the glider. The sailplane caught lots of thermals and the foliage was beautiful. The takeoff/landing strip was on a short flat surface of a hill so at...More
This is the soaring capital of the USA. Where else can you see/do this kind of activity? The views are wonderful and it's a very peaceful area. Interesting to see how the planes take off. Something FREE to do and see unless you actually decide...More
What a great ride! Was a perfect day, bright blue sky with some billowing clouds.
Nice accommodating and knowledgeable staff in the clubhouse. Pilot did a great job in giving information on thermals and gliding procedures. Felt quite welcome and thoroughly enjoyed the sailplane experience....More