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Discovery flight

This was a bucket list item that I was able to check off. What a view! Recommend it for any thrill... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Jeff D
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Hang Gliding The Beautiful Sonoran Desert In Arizona...Like A Bird!

My experience with Sonora Wings so far is that I am a student of theirs and am really enjoying my... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2016
Tom M
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28 Jun 2017
“Discovery flight”
27 Nov 2016
“Hang Gliding The Beautiful Sonoran Desert In Arizona...Like A Bird!”
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Discover Hang Gliding! A memory you will never forget! Come take a flight with one of our certified hang glider instructors. Soar up to a mile high over the beautiful Sonoran Desert. Great for everyone, young and old, singles and groups. Located a...more
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11934 N Russell Road, Maricopa, AZ 85138-4204
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

This was a bucket list item that I was able to check off. What a view! Recommend it for any thrill seaker.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed November 27, 2016

My experience with Sonora Wings so far is that I am a student of theirs and am really enjoying my time. Bill is an amazing guy that has helped me become a better pilot. He is very gentle and gives me all the time I...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed April 23, 2016

This was a bucket list item for me, but will do it again time in the area. Great fun. If you are not afraid of heights, you have to try this. Can go to either 2000 or 3000 ft, the 2000 ft flight lasted about...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed April 1, 2016

What an amazing day! This was the highlight of our spring break. Excellent service from beginning to end. Booking was easy, flight instructors professional but easy going and fun. Safety was never a concern--we had no doubts sending our 3 kids under age 11 up...More

Thank Sharon N
Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I drove from Saddlebrooke and ended up being an hour early for our flight. The staff was so nice and started prepping the equipment so we could glide a little early. While Luke prepped the Dragonfly (an ultra light aircraft commonly used...More

1  Thank MickleAK
Reviewed November 8, 2015

Checked this one off the list today. My brother and I bought this on living social and decided to give it a try instead of sky diving. Without a doubt this was a great choice. We got there pretty early and went through the paperwork...More

Thank Omar N
Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Got my husband a flight for his birthday and BIL came along. Wonderful experience, safe. Both had a blast. Next time I am giving it a try! Already talking about coming back next season! Thanks guys :)

Thank OtisJ
Reviewed March 29, 2015

First time ever Hang Gliding experience for me and my wife. Bought a Groupon for Christmas as our gift to each other. Fortunately it was a beautiful, sunny, clear, 80 degrees day We were warmly greeted when we drove in. It's a small operation with...More

1  Thank Danjome
Reviewed March 28, 2015

This was a great experience from beginning to end. Paul is a great glide mentor/companion. I can't believe he gets to make a living doing this and I have to go back to a regular job. He makes you feel completely confident and chats you...More

Thank Judie L
Reviewed March 11, 2015

Both Paul and Luke were instrumental in making my flight at Sonora Wings unforgettable! From the thorough orientation pre-flight, right on through the actual tow to 2500 ft. and then the flight itself----words cannot really adequately describe the thrill...! I'd have to agree that Hang...More

2  Thank Ray D
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Sharon D
May 31, 2016|
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Response from Luke W | Property representative |
Hi Sharon, thanks for the questions. 1. We fly from October through May. 2. We have taken as young as 6 and as old as 88! 3. We have a weight limit of 250 pounds. 4. We can accommodate big groups. We have 2 gliders... More
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Sharon D
May 31, 2016|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
I was there in April and can answer some of your questions. I remember the instructor saying that their season would be closing soon and re-opening in Sept-Oct. Due to the winds that day, I had to wait until late afternoon... More
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