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Florida Ridge AirSports Park

12671 E State Road 80, Clewiston, FL 33440-7595
+1 863-805-0440
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Best experience, sore like a bird

Visited Florida Ridge Air Glide today. The crew was very professional, and super nice. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
vacationisnice
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amazing experience

This was my second time hang gliding with this company and once again I had a wonderful time and... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
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The Florida Ridge Air Sports Park is located on 50 acres of land in Southern Florida midway between Fort Myers and West Palm Beach, where Atlantic and Gulf coast winds converge to create the most favorable soaring conditions in the country.We offer thrilling Tandem Sky-Rides to the general public. You and an Certified Instructor are towed by an Ultralight airplane into the sky were you soon release and fly free - just like birds. With unrestricted air space and wide-open fields stretching 100 miles in every direction, the Ridge gives pilots of all abilities unlimited opportunity to test their soaring skills, thermal to cloud-base, fly cross-country, enjoy a Tandem Sky-Ride and indulge their love of free flight.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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12671 E State Road 80, Clewiston, FL 33440-7595
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Florida Ridge Air Glide today. The crew was very professional, and super nice. The experience in the air was thrilling, and amazing. Felt very safe. WILL DO IT AGAIN!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was my second time hang gliding with this company and once again I had a wonderful time and amazing experience.

Thank youtt
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

I saw an interview on TV wink news and signed up on Groupon. the site is about 45 miles from Fort Meyers and an easy ride with signage for the site. this is an adventure for the young and not affected by heights or motions....More

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James T, Manager at Florida Ridge AirSports Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback... hope to see you again soon....

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

These folks are experienced and fun. this was our first time and I never felt scared or concerned for my safety. I felt like a bird. Definitely a worthwhile experience.

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James T, General Manager at Florida Ridge AirSports Park, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

W are glad you came out, hope to see you again real soon...

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Our Mom decided to try another thing on her bucket list - hang gliding. She did a tandem, 2000 ft flight - midday. I would highly recommend Dramamine (especially for new flyers). It wasn't any easy flight for her as the winds were strong and...More

Thank 6camaro7
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Decided to try something I've never done before instead of the typical excursions done at the beach. WOW!!! This is a Must-Do.....these folks at Florida Ridge were professional and yet, fun to be with. They were able to tell when I was feeling scared and...More

Thank Angela B
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was s very cool and enjoyable experience. The staff was great fun. The pilot told me afterwards that's he's taken all ages of people up even a 65 year old. I said "well now you've taken 2 - 65er's. I am going to go...More

Thank prestiannij
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The staff is extremely experienced, enthusiastic and friendly. Angie & James were helpful and even gave us a tour of the property. I'm terrified of heights but my girlfriend enjoys adrenaline rushes and we both enjoyed the experience equally. Our instructor Bo was calming and...More

Thank Mahmoud A
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent experience. Awesome group of people. Exciting and thoroughly enjoyable flight. Did 1000 foot, but wish I would have gone higher. Fun, fun, fun.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Amazing experience! Have always been afraid to skydive and saw this as great alternative. And it is!! From first phone call, service was top notch. Angie was very professional and set us up with only 1 days notice. Upon arrival, rest of staff was very...More

Thank luv2trvl4life
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Response from Hannah B | Reviewed this property |
When going there, perhaps they had a slow day but they really took to me and my friend and upgraded our package for free and gave us the pictures for half price. I recommend spending as much time in the air as possible. I... More
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