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Want to soar like an eagle? Or knock an item off of your bucket list? We offer tandem flights for: - Paragliding - Hang Gliding - Motorized Hang Gliding Trike If you want to become a pilot yourself, we have qualified instructors to teach you how to...more
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249 Lumby Mabel Lake Rd | Freedom Flight Park, Lumby, British Columbia V0E 2G5, Canada
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

This Summer I spent learning how to paraglide at Freedom Flight Park after a few years of hesitating to make the decision. My initial interest was sparked by general enthusiasm for being outside and adventure. But learning to be a pilot offers a wealth of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tye705
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Did a mountain top launch (tandem) with Don and his crew for the first time! Super great experience! Don is very patient and accommodating to ensure you can fly around your schedule, and that it will be a great day! Thank you again!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Colton W
Reviewed September 26, 2018

I could not have had a better experience learning how to paraglide than I did at the Freedom Flight School... Instructors Dave and Don provide exceptional instruction with a focus on safety while keeping the atmosphere fun and playful. They are approachable and cool, quick...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Dave_Underdog, Paragliding Instructor at Freedom Flight School, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thanks so much Amy! You were a pleasure to teach, a fun student and you took to the sky so well. Your positive energy and outgoing nature made you a welcomed member to our flying community. I look forward to many great flights and good...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018

Hands down one of the best adventures I've had in the Okanagan to-date. My friend and I did an hang gliding introductory course with Randy, who was very accommodating and patient with us during the whole course. He taught us the basic and fundamentals, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank terryzhang1
Reviewed September 8, 2018

A really nice, personable and professional crew. Great experience. My family and I enjoyed the videos taken during our flights. Thank you, Dave and Don!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hank v
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Many thanks for Dave and Don for being incredible tandem paragliding instructors. We were fortunate enough to go on a hot day with strong thermals. My kids (17 and 15) got to 7000 ft above sea level after jumping off a hill around 3500 ft...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dave_Underdog, Tandem Pilot at Freedom Flight School, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thanks Ari! It was nice to meet you and your family and I'm glad everyone got to fly (just too bad about your motion sickness). I hope the rest of your vacation was awesome!

Reviewed August 15, 2018

Paragliding off a 3500' cliff and then soaring to 5500' was simply amazing. I was laughing and whopping the entire time, especially when we went into spirals. The school had a relaxed atmosphere which helped to calm any fears. They took safety very seriously and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dave_Underdog, Tandem Pilot at Freedom Flight School, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thanks Pam! It was great to meet you and get you flying high in the sky!!!

Reviewed August 9, 2018

If you've considered trying it... do it. If you've thought people are crazy for trying it... do it. If you've never considered it but had a dream one time that you could fly and thought that'd be cool... do it. I'm scared of heights and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brandi S
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Freedom Flight School’ is a fantastic experience. I had Dave for paragliding and Randy for motorized trike flying. They were great instructors/pilot-in-command and took me on two marvelous flights. We soared with the eagles for more than an hour on each flight. If you haven’t...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank petertury2021
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Went up with Don for my birthday! Super nice guy that doesn't mind explaining whats happening, giving a brief overview on how thermal winds work, ect Wicked set-up at base camp complete with outdoor kitchen and flush toilets for the ladies. Couldn't hang out long,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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