Pilot Services

The Gliderport has a full-service shop and repair facility. Drop by for repairs or your gear’s annual inspections. We also provide reserve repacking services.  We have rental and demo gear for qualified pilots.


Here are just a few of the common maintenance and repair services that we provide:

  • Reserve repack $50
  • Hourly repair $100/hr
  • Riser replacement (motor or tandem risers) $45
  • Basic Inspection $125
  • Full Inspection (Annual) $225
  • Line replacement $20
  • Radio Headset Installation (PTT) $55


We offer the latest paragliding gliders and harness from Icaro, Ozone, IndependenceSkywalk, and SkyMan many others. Come by and try before you buy! Pilots must be certified with appropriate ratings before demo’ing equipment.  We generally have over 60 wings and 100 harnesses in stock.


Under  special circumstances, we offer professional paragliding and hang gliding equipment rental to qualified pilots on a discretionary basis, pending approval by the Flight Director. We have gliders, harnesses, reserves, radios, helmets, etc., for both paragliding and hang gliding. Depending on the equipment, prices range from $75 to $200 for the day. All pilots must have current a USHPA memebrship and qualified rating. Please call to discuss your situation.


Taxis & Car Service

(800) 829-4222     San Diego Taxi
(858) 598-7272     La Jolla Airport Car Service (website)


The Estancia Hotel & Spa (about $220)
9700 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 550-1001

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines (about $112)
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 558-1500

The Lodge at Torrey Pines (about $305)
11480 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 453-4420

Embassy Suites San Diego (about $107)
4550 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92122
(858) 453-0400

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Del Mar (about $75)
11915 El Camino Real, San Diego, CA 92130-2539
(858) 481-5900