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1138 Airport Rd, Minden, NV 89423-8611
+1 775-782-9595
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What a blast!

I booked the shortest, lowest and cheapest flight since I was interested in simply experiencing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Denny W
via mobile
A great place to fly!

I have neighbors who have moved or retired to the Carson Valley because they love to soar. You... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Minden, Nevada
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SoaringNV provides • Glider rides • Glider pilot instruction • Aero-tow • Aero-retrieves • Oxygen • Flight currency reviews • Weather briefings ...and more! Visit SoaringNV in the friendly atmosphere of our hangar at 1138 Airport Road on the Minden-Tahoe Airport.
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1138 Airport Rd, Minden, NV 89423-8611
+1 775-782-9595
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked the shortest, lowest and cheapest flight since I was interested in simply experiencing glider flight. Once I got there the great people at SoaringNV asked me why I was only doing the shortest flight and explained it was a matter of price for...More

Thank Denny W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have neighbors who have moved or retired to the Carson Valley because they love to soar. You will love your exhilarating experience. The crew at Soaring NV is blessed to show you gorgeous mountains, lovely lakes and more beauty that any of us deserve.

Thank Scottr1770
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Did three of the Tahoe Sky Rides... two different pilots... both FANTASTIC ! The flying ALONE was well worth the price... add in the beautiful one of a kind views, and what we had was an all-new, super awesome experience unlike anything we'd ever done....More

Thank Darryl F
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Finally got to go glidering in Tahoe, took the acrobatic ride which consisted of 4 minutes of continues loops, rolls, spins, etc. for about 3 thousand feet of airspace. After the stunts Tim the pilot let me fly the glider all the way to the...More

1  Thank G-Whz
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience soaring over the Sierras! Get to be amongst the magic views of Tahoe and surrounding areas. Super friendly staff and a thrill of a lifetime in this area of the world. DO IT! :)

Thank Abbey D
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had a group of four that wanted to take our first glider ride. We spoke with Lori on the phone and let her know our vacation schedule was very tight and we could only complete the ride on a certain morning. Lori went out...More

1  Thank beloitends1955
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Tim was my pilot. He was outstanding and very helpful in informing me of everything that was going to happen, how to prepare myself for stunts, parachute, safety and he even gave me a lesson on flying the glider. We did most of the stunts...More

Thank 109wayne1956
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

First glider ride over Lake Tahoe. Cost $269 for one, cheaper for two. I was nervously excited about taking my first glider ride. It was a breeze and perfect weather to view the valley, mountains, ski areas and Lake Tahoe. A licensed pilot (I had...More

1  Thank Linstrvlgems
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Everyone at Soaring Nevada made a unique adventure with my father enjoyable and memorable - Laurie was so great to have squeezed us into their schedule. Her hubby, Silvio, gave us a smooth ride up into the bright, clear sky and Stephan, our pilot, gave...More

Thank rmmaxfield
Reviewed 5 August 2015

People come from all around the globe to fly gliders out of Minden. Soaring NV is a full service soaring operation with very nice facilities, up to date gliders, very competent instructors, and standardized operations that make for a safe and happy experience. Whether you...More

Thank GuyA473
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neil f
10 July 2017|
Response from Darryl F | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of. But, still ...very well worth the price IMHO. Best, d