Award Winning Instruction
Choose a reputable school
If you want to paraglide, and you want the best instruction available, then you want Eagle. There are important factors to consider before committing to a school. Learn to fly with our Award Winning Paragliding Instruction.
Become A Paraglider Pilot
Most students are Novice rated in 8-10 days. After certification you're an Eagle student for life. Benefits include continuing education, and priority invitations to our world class tours. Find out what it takes to be a Paraglider Pilot.
Instructor of the year honor
Eagle Paragliding's chief Instructor Rob Sporrer received USHPA's Instructor of the Year Award in 2002. Every year USHPA issues the award to the person making the biggest contributions to our sport in the United States.
Directions and Meeting Places
santa barbara paragliding paradise
Few places around the world are as ideal for paragliding as Santa Barbara, and the South Coast. This area offers the best year round paragliding in the country. The mountains, the beach, and the training hill are all within a 25 minute drive. In addition to the convenience, Santa Barbara offers beautiful scenery and culture, and is located only 1.5 hours northwest of Los Angeles.
The Santa Barbara flying community has worked hard at securing and preserving our flying sites. Visiting Pilots should contact the locals so we can bring you up to speed, and help you to get the most out of your flying here.
Ridge Soaring at More Mesa"
Mountain Soaring from Skyport: