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Address: 6030 Pacific Blvd, Pacific City, OR
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+1 541-913-1339
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Tremendous Family Experience (yes, safe)

My family did this together on spring break and LOVED it. First, John takes you through a mini-ground school in the office. My 10-yr-old had no trouble paying attention because... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 April 2016
Just_J0an
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Tacoma, Washington
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Tacoma, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

My family did this together on spring break and LOVED it. First, John takes you through a mini-ground school in the office. My 10-yr-old had no trouble paying attention because John kept it interesting and we learned a lot about flying concepts. Second, we went outside to do a 'simulator' as shown in the above photo. This allowed us to... More 

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Lincoln City, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

John knows what he is doing when it comes to hang gliding.....He gives very good instructions and makes you feel safe. If you want to learn to fly this is the place to do it.

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015

Day trip on the beach learning about hang gliding. My husband and I had a wonderful time learning about the how the glider works and most of all hand on experience on handling the glide. We both got off the ground.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2013 via mobile

This was a trip highlight for us. The kids stayed engaged through the instruction and we all found the hands on gliding attempts to be a thrill. For the first lesson, we had an initial tutorial in the Pacific City shop, trained on a practice apparatus in front of the shop, and then headed to the beach for some gliding... More 

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Newberg, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

Oregon Hang Gliding School is a great school for learning this incredible sport. John Matylonek is an awesome Instructor with so much patience. He really makes this sport fun, exciting and most of all safe! I can only recommend him and this sport of Hang Gliding for anyone who seeks some adventure! Go and try it out!

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