Aerobatic Glider Ride

From: $220   


Warner Springs, CA


Daily - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
*Pending pilot availability  

Come experience first hand the purest form of flying, with a bit of added excitement during this aerobatic glider ride.
  • One of the largest soaring centers in the U.S., in business since 1959
  • FAA certified, experienced aerobatic pilot
  • Incredible views of Lake Henshaw, Hot Springs Peak, and Palomar Mountains
  • Experience loops, rolls, dips, inverted flight and more!

More detailed description >


The Super Spectacular Aerobatic Ride is not for the timid!

Climb into the cockpit alongside an experienced aerobatic pilot and take a look at the world from a whole new perspective, up-side down!

On this acrobatic ride, you will experience loops, rolls, inverted flight and other air show-like maneuvers.

It is an incredible adventure.

Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • Participants must not exceed 240 pounds

18-25 minutes of flight time

Maximum Participants:
1 participant per glider

Spectators are welcome to watch the glider take off and land.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions. It is approximately 10 degrees cooler in the air during flight.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no refunds will be given. Rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to your experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather you will reschedule your experience directly with your experience provider.

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View FAQ's >

  1. Is it safe?
    Yes! All the flights are flown by FAA Certified Commercial pilots. It is also extremely safe because the sailplane carries no fuel or a heavy engine, and are designed to land slowly in unimproved fields.
  2. What is the minimum age to fly?
    All participants must be at least 14 years old to fly solo.
  3. How far away is Warner Springs from Los Angeles?
    Warner Springs is about 2 hours from Downtown Los Angeles, depending on traffic.

Customer Reviews:

  • Aerobatic Glider Ride

  • January 05, 2009

  • 5

  • Los Angeles

"The Acrobatic experience was amazing! Between the loops, turns and hitting a couple G's there is nothing like it! Thank you Cloud 9! "

  • Aerobatic Glider Ride

  • November 30, -1

  • 5

  • Los Angeles

"The Acrobatic experience was amazing! Between the loops, turns and hitting a couple G's there is nothing like it! Thank you Cloud 9!"