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Welcome To Hang Glide USA, Best thing to do on Amelia Island!

Looking for the best thing to do on Fernandina Beach, Florida? You've found the right place for a Florida flying adventure of your lifetime!

 

Powered hang gliding, otherwise known as trike flying, is an experience in freedom and excitement that is unmatched. Flying up to a thousand feet or more, you will experience aerial views unlike any other form of aviation. With your hands on the control bar and the earth below, trikes let you feel the air and touch the clouds as you glide effortlessly through the sky. Our trike pilots have years of flight experience under their belts and keep their flight students at ease. They are certified and insured, they will provide an Amelia Island aerial tour that you will talking about for a very long time. We are extremely proud of our 100% safety record.

 

We depart from Amelia Island/Fernandina Beach, travel up the coastline in Northwestern Florida and cross the border into Southern Georgia on the exquisite Cumberland Island. Hang Glide FloridaThe minute you step into a cockpit of an XT you will immediately notice how comfortable it is.You will feel safe, secure and you’re guaranteed to have a good time on our flying adventure. The breathtaking views brought to you by our excursion flights will provide aerial sightseeing like you would see through skydiving , bungee jumping, or parachute diving but much longer experience like a helicopter flight or a hot air balloon ride. This also makes a fantastic family fun journey with our motorized hang gliders.

 

Visit our Media page for photos and videos from our past flights, as well as our Testimonials page from our grateful guests who experienced a powered hang gliding experience like no other!

 

So prepare yourself for the flight lesson of a lifetime that you will constantly talking about. Bring your family, friends and come join us for a unique and wondrous flying experience you will not forget… A perfect surprise for a birthday, anniversary, wedding, or just something special to scratch off that bucket list. We firmly believe we are the best thing to do on Fernandina Beach Fl. and is a Florida flying adventure of a lifetime!

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Amelia Island Sites

  • Downtown Fernandina Beach
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    Downtown Fernandina Beach

    Known as the “Isle of Eight Flags,” Amelia Island has been home for a diverse cast of individuals including Timucuan Indians, pirates, shrimpers, nobles and confederates. Early on, the community emerged as an important seaport, birthing the shrimping industry. Today, Victorian-era architecture and a charming historic district remain, including Florida’s oldest continuously operating bar, the Palace Saloon.

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  • Fernandina Beach Marina
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    Fernandina Beach Marina

    This active seaport is the first stop for many mariners heading south to the tropics or north along the east coast. Here you will view a vast collection of beautiful sailing vessels and shrimping boats.

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  • Pippi Longstocking House
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    Pippi Longstocking House

    The infamous house used in the filming of the 1988 children’s movie “The Adventures of Pippi Longstocking”.

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  • American Beach
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    American Beach

    Located between the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island and Omni Amelia Island Plantation. Founded in 1935 by Abraham Lincoln Lewis as a vacation haven for African-Americans, for whom access to other resorts was denied in the days before desegregation.

    In the early 1930s, A.L. Lewis, Florida's first black millionaire and president of Florida's first insurance company, the Afro-American Insurance Company in Jacksonville, bought 200 acres of prime Florida beachfront so his employees could enjoy the Florida shore.

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  • Omni Amelia Island Plantation
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    Omni Amelia Island Plantation

    Full service, four star, five diamond resort recently completing a multi-million dollar renovation featuring new, expansive poolscape and 155 additional guest rooms.

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  • Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island
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    Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island

    Full service luxury resort featuring five star amenities and service, also completing an extensive renovation in 2012.

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  • Main Beach
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    Main Beach

    A popular stretch of family friendly sand featuring amusements, concessions and picnicking.

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  • Egan’s Creek
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    Egan’s Creek

    It's one of the most accessible and peaceful spots on Amelia Island for a nature hike, and it's free.

    Over 300 acres that run north to south along Egan's Creek a natural sanctuary for wildlife, various different kinds of creatures live, nest and feed in the Greenway, you’re likely to spot white egrets, blue herons, and many other varieties of wildlife (even possibly an alligator!).

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  • Intracoastal Waterway
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    Intracoastal Waterway

    The Intracoastal Waterway is a 3,000-mile waterway along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States. Some lengths consist of natural inlets, salt-water rivers, bays, and sounds; others are artificial canals. It provides a navigable route along its length without many of the hazards of travel on the open sea.

    Weaving throughout the Amelia Island landscape, this waterway features beautiful marshes and abundant wildlife.

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  • Fort Clinch State Park
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    Fort Clinch State Park

    The Fort Clinch State Park is a Florida State Park, located on a peninsula near the northernmost point of Amelia Island, along the Amelia River.

    Its 1,100 acres include the 19th century Fort Clinch, sand dunes, plains, maritime hammock and estuarine tidal marsh. The park/fort lies to the northeast of Fernandina Beach at the entrance to the Cumberland Sound. One of the most well-preserved 19th century forts in the country.
    Tours are available daily.

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  • Cumberland Island
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    Cumberland Island

    The largest and southernmost barrier island in Georgia. Once home to the Rockefeller family, Cumberland has remained relatively stable over the last several hundred years supporting a rich diversity of animals, plants and amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and Cumberland Sound.

    Wind shapes the dunes, Fire shapes the plant and animal communities that depend on them and humans leave their impact too. Cumberland Island supports a rich diversity of animals, plants and offers amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean and Cumberland Sound. The rich marsh environment as well as the deep night sky holds something for everyone.

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    When you purchase 2 (or more) Deluxe Discovery Flight gift certificates, the price will be reduced to $99 for each gift certificate.


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