Glider Ride Opportunities

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Rides are usually available from May through October, Saturday and Sunday by reservation or on a walk-in basis. We do recommend you contact us in advance to avoid bad weather or long delays waiting for a flight.

The best method to secure your ride is to complete our Ride Reservation form, but you are also welcome to email us or call the hangar at (585) 335-5849.


A 2,000 foot tow usually results in a ride of approximately 15 minutes from takeoff to landing. One of our two-seat instructional gliders will be used for the ride, depending on availability.


Legal guardians must be present for anyone under 18 to fly.

$1102,000 ft
$1453,000 ft
$200“Mile High” (5,280 ft)
$250Introductory Instruction – 3 Flights

Group Discounts

We offer reduced rates for groups of at least five people. If all members are 17 or below you get a 50% discount; otherwise, a 20% discounts of the rates above. Please let us know in advance and use our Ride Reservation form.

Directions to FLSC Hangar

Located at Dansville Airport (KDSV)

  • From Rochester, take I-390 SOUTH to Dansville Exit 5 (first Dansville exit)
  • At the stop sign, turn left and go under I-390 to the stop light
  • Turn right on to NY-36 and go 0.2 miles to Maple St.
  • Turn left onto Maple St. and go 0.3 miles to Forbes St.
  • Turn left on Forbes St., continue past the Matthews Bus Co.
  • The FLSC hangar will be on your left, park anywhere along the fence

Finger Lakes Soaring Club
3 Forbes St.
Dansville, NY 14437

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