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Torrey Pines Gliderport: Tours & Tickets

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2800 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-1004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Gliderport is a real aviation facility. It has a lot going around so remember when you come it is located in Torrey Pines City Park park. There are gliders coming and going and also at the extreme ends of the park there are hiking...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JenaiMorehead
Reviewed 2 days ago

The gliders are very colorful and the pilots will amaze you. Just make sure you stay away from the take-off and landing areas. Don't wash your car...the parking lot is soft, red dirt.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CoastalPicRick
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is clearly a tourist spot, but it’s not too touristy. There’s a small restaurant with low to average priced food, drinks, snacks. It’s far from fancy, but nice. All that to say that my husband, teenager and I spent 90 minutes there watching patrons...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank RobinsonAdvisor
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the beautiful drive out to Torrey Pines. Beautiful scenery. Parking at the Gliderport was not available due to UCSan Diego students taking all the spots, so we watched a few minutes from our car and left. The Gliderport does have a good website to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jonesyclan1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got this place recommended to me by a para glider before starting my trip. So glad I listened. A few miles out of town and your rewarded with some quite spectacular sites. Was so good sitting on the grass watching the flights. If I had...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved coming to this gliderport. We had seen these from a distance and were determined to find the launch. It was cool.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nissi9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here while on vacation to watch the guys flying and ended up trying this out myself. My pilot was Charley and he was awesome. You’re flying high above and below the cliff line. Amazing views up and down the coast line. Even flew over...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank W8419JVkellyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Giuseppe Free is amazing! After dealing with some major trauma, I brought my brother and nephew to CA, and I wanted to treat my 12-year-old nephew to a flight. Free was the only one willing to do it because weather conditions weren't prefect. I said...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank estherguill
Reviewed 8 September 2019 via mobile

Wonderful wonderful experience! I can’t say enough. I’m not very courageous But I LOVED this experience. Very peaceful and easy to get started. Just jog until your feet can’t touch the ground. So smooth and easy.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank CortneyW186
Reviewed 6 September 2019

Well to start We,I mean me and the wife were on Blacks Beach, Yeah I know its a nude beach, we were staring up at the glider port above watching a glider takeoff when 2 men left the port. Something just didn't look right next...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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I don’t think so unless you had your camera attached so you don’t drop it. I used their go pro to film the whole ride.
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