You’ve never tried gliding before ?
During the summer you should be able to Pre-book your Experience Flight time slot for a weekday (Mon-Fri) by calling the office a week or two in advance. We also take bookings for some Saturdays and Sundays. Click on Phone Numbers under Contact Us (menu bar at the top of the screen)
If you haven’t booked, come early in the day to the club house or office. Ask to get to the “launch point”, if we are already flying. Get your name on the list to get your turn. Without booking we cannot specify a particular time -or even guarantee you will fly If our launchpoint is busy with members wanting to fly, they will always take priority over casual visitors, but there is plenty to see while you are waiting. Members will happily answer questions -including if and when you are likely to get your flight.
Casual visitors wishing to fly are discouraged during the winter (Oct – March . Due to the vagaries of the great British Weather, the chances of obtaining a flight are less than slim. although you are more than welcome to come for a look-around. During the summer however you can take a chance on any midweek day (Mon – Fri) and we wild our utmost to get you into the air. Pre-booking a timed slot however enables us to ensure that there will be an instructor available to fly with you – and if the weather turns against us – we will call you in the morning to ensure you don’t have a wasted journey.
If you are the holder of one of our DUAL packages (simulator plus real flight, you MUST pre book your time slot well in advance. We cannot provide the simulator part of the voucher without prior notice.
Choose from a DUAL or DUAL PREMIUM flight voucher which includes a session in our flight simulator followed by one or more flights in a real glider. With our DUAL voucher, in addition to a 20 minute simulator session, we aim to give you a minimum of 10 minutes real airtime, whilst our DUAL premium gives you a 40 minute sim session followed by a guaranteed 20 minutes air time (more if weather permits)