Mile High Gliding

Sailplane touring rides, rentals, and flight instruction.
Sun
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mon
Closed
Tue
Closed
Wed
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thu
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fri
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Our Services

The Extended Flight (two passengers)
A 6,000' aerotow west of Boulder into the mountains east of the Continental Divide. Expect breathtaking mountain views. More time to take it all in. Two people with a combined weight of 300 lbs or less can fit side by side in the back seat. Larger frames will necessitate single passenger flights.
Schweizer 2-33 Trainer Solo Rental
You must be checked out in our Schweizer 2-33 to book this aircraft. Please have your FAA certificate ready and be prepared to verify your status with Mile High Gliding before you can take our aircraft. Tows charged separately based on tow heights. See website for details. Booking by the hour, but you will only be charged for glider flight time. Please book consecutive blocks as necessary, and attempt to preflight your aircraft prior to the beginning of your reservation.
Instruction (Schweizer 2-33)
Instruction delivered in our easy to fly training fleet of Schweizer 2-33 gliders. Please visit our website milehighgliding.com for current instructor contacts. Bookings should be coordinating with your established instructor. Book this appointment to reserve your aircraft after you have agreed on a time for your lesson with your instructor. Book by the hour, with back to back time slots as desired.
Extended Flight (single passenger)
A 6,000' aerotow west of Boulder into the mountains east of the Continental Divide. Expect breathtaking mountain views. More time to take it all in.
Mile High Flight (two passengers)
Our most popular ride, for two! This flight begins after releasing from a 5,280' tow into the mountains west of Boulder where you can enjoy spectacular views of the Continental Divide and its 14,000' peaks. Two people with a combined weight of 300 lbs or less can fit side by side in the back seat. Larger frames will necessitate single passenger flights.
Mile High Flight (single passenger)
Our most popular ride! This flight begins after releasing from a 5,280' tow into the mountains west of Boulder where you can enjoy spectacular views of the Continental Divide and its 14,000' peaks.
Mountain Flight (two passengers)
The flight will aerotow to the foothills west of the airport near the Flatirons. Silently glide back across downtown and the CU campus. Two people with a combined weight of 300 lbs or less can fit side by side in the back seat. Larger frames will necessitate single passenger flights.
Mountain Flight (single passenger)
The flight will aerotow to the foothills west of the airport near the Flatirons. Silently glide back across downtown and the CU campus.
City Flight (two passengers)
A 2000 foot aerotow above downtown Boulder and the University of Colorado. A shorter ride, but still includes one takeoff and one landing! Two people with a combined weight of 300 lbs or less can fit side by side in the back seat. Larger frames will necessitate single passenger flights.
City Flight (single passenger)
A 2000 foot aerotow above downtown Boulder and the University of Colorado. A shorter ride, but still includes one takeoff and one landing!
Private Tow
Request a tow from our full time tow pilots. 260 hp Piper Pawnee. Soaring Society of Boulder members enjoy SSB club rates for tows of $9 hookup and $11 per thousand for the first 2,000 feet, $13 for every thousand feet after. Non-SSB members expect $15 per hookup and $16 per thousand feet. Please add relevant notes to the appointment notes, such as whether several SSB members are trying to launch concurrently.

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