Cowboy Up Hang Gliding in Houston, Texas


There has never been a better time to try something completely different. Whether you have ever dreamed of flying or are just wanting to cross it off your bucket list. Here, close to Houston, Texas, we fly year round. Now is the time to take that first step into the world of this beautiful adventure sport.

Beginner Flights

1st timers –
No experience necessary


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Flight School

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pilot community


Meeting all your flying needs



Give the most unique gift of all time, the Gift of Flight.  More folks are turning to gifting an “experience” that will be remembered for a lifetime.

Great for your adventure seeker who has always dreamed of flying.


We have been offering quality instruction since 2003. Our highly trained professional staff of USHPA (United States Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association) Certified instructors and FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) Certified Flight Instructors have decades of experience teaching and certifying pilots.


We are just a short drive South of downtown Houston.

Our facility sports two large aircraft hangars, grass runways, picnic tables, shade, restrooms and many other amenities that will have you wanting to spend the day at our family friendly facility.


Equipment is important. That’s why we use only state-of-the-art equipment in excellent condition in our school.

Additionally, we are full service dealers for all the major equipment companies.

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Wharton Regional Airport

714 Robert Vonderau Rd.,
Wharton, TX 77488

Give Us A Call

(832) 740 2004

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