Soaring Above All

Grounded in a rich history, the Torrey Pines Gliderport is San Diego's premiere location for free flight. This includes lessons, certifications, tandem flights, equipment sales, advanced learning, and service. We serve anyone looking to extend their horizons and participate in this exciting new life style. We seek to promote all forms of free flight, and make Southern California a destination for flight enthusiasts around the world.


The Facility

Airport CA84, Torrey Pines Gliderport, is a world-class aviation facility designed to support all kinds of free flight: hang gliding, paragliding, model RC, and sail planes.


Gliderport History

A short documentary film by the La Jolla Historical Society that shows the unique aviation culture of Torrey Pines, and it's impact on the world since the early 1900's.


Pilot Guide

Whether you're a local or a visiting pilot, it's easy to start flying at Torrey Pines. Log some flight time at one of the most beautiful soaring sites in the world!


Pilot Services

The Gliderport has a full-service shop and repair facility. Drop by for repairs or your gear's annual check-up. We also have rental and demo gear for qualified pilots.


Site Rules

Torrey Pines Gliderport is an active soaring sites. It is a regulated site to ensure the safety of spectators, pilots and personal property so all may enjoy it.


Advertise With Us

Coming soon... Information on how to advertise with our glider program, on our website, and through the Cliffhanger Cafe.


Interested in advertising on or becoming a sponsor? Contact us here or call (858) 452-9858.