Let’s Fly Today

Here’s what you can do!

Tandem flight with top instructors

Torrey Pines Gliderport is the largest global tandem operation

Take a tandem flight!

Torrey Pines Gliderport is the largest tandem operation in the world.  Anyone of any age can fly with our expert instructors.  They make your fun and safety their top priority. We’re open 7 days a week and ready to get you into the sky. Photos and videos are available for the flight.  We do not accept reservations – first come first serve.

Learn how to fly

Learn how to fly a paraglider from the best.

Learn to fly a paraglider!

Learning to fly a paraglider is a lot of fun! Paragliding is the least expensive and most convenient form of aviation. The instructors at the Gliderport have prepared a top-notch curriculum that will teach you everything you need to be a safe and competent pilot. 

Take advanced clinics to keep learning.

Level up your skills with over 40 advanced clinics offered per year.

Improve your skills with advanced clinics!

With over 40 advanced clinics offered per year, you’ve got plenty of opportunities to learn and improve.  We want you to be awesome in the air and we’re here to help.

Learn powered paragliding

No place to launch, learn how to fly a powered paraglider!

No mountain, no problem!

Learn to fly a powered paraglider and launch from your backyard. Air California Adventure can provide you with a powered paragliding certification in a couple of days.  The same Gliderport instructors will introduce you to powered flight at our paramotoring facility.

Visiting pilots need to know

Are you visiting the Gliderport to fly for the first time?

First time to fly
Torrey Pines?

What you need to know if you’re planning your first trip to Torrey Pines Gliderport.  Check-in procedures, site rules, paperwork, protocol, and where to go when you’re ready to launch.

Other services we offer

We try to make your trip as easy and fun as possible, here’s how we can help.

Additional services we offer to pilots.

We want your stay to be as easy as possible. Here are some additional services we can provide, to make your trip as pain-free and enjoyable as possible.   

We can do major repairs

Is your wing damaged? Do you need lines replaced or a reserve repacked?

We can repair anything!

Our service staff has spent weeks in Europe being factory trained, we’ve got over $50k worth of sewing machines, testing equipment, and supplies.  We can get your damaged gear back in flying shape fast.

The best present you'll give

Give the gift of flight with a Torrey Pines Gliderport gift certificate.

The best gift you can give (or receive).

The gift of flight is the best gift you can give.  We’ve got lots of gift certificates in the Gliderport web store.  

So if you’re into flight, we’ve got you covered!

If you’re interested in flight, then Torrey Pines Gliderport is the embodiment of all things related to foot-launched aviation!  We provide every service for paragliding, hang gliding, and powered paragliding pilots.

  • Tandem Paragliding and Hang Gliding Flights
  • Paragliding Lessons and Certification
  • Paragliding Advanced Training and Clinics
  • Paragliding and Hang Gliding Repairs
  • Powered Paragliding Tandem Flights (offered at a different location).
  • Powered Paragliding Lessons and Certification
  • Equipment Sales
  • Additional Pilot Services