Welcome to The Derbyshire & Lancashire Gliding Club
Flying Gift Vouchers For The New Soaring Season,
Thank you so much for visiting our site. Although it may not feel like it just now, the new soaring season will soon be upon us. Springtime in the UK provides exceptional soaring opportunities - especially in the pennines and the hills around the magnificent Peak District. Now's your chance to indulge yourself or provide the gift of a lifetime for that special friend. Watch the video, read all about our club and our sport on these pages, then when you are ready - simply go to "Book Online" under the Try Gliding menu or Click here for full details. and treat yourself to a trial lesson. Take to the air and fly like a bird.
Prices start from as little as £69 for an adult voucher and £30 for an under 16 voucher
Vouchers Valid for 12 months from date of purchase. Buy now - fly in the spring or summer
*** NEW FOR 2014 *** Got a friend who is a member of our club or thinking of joining? - or who wants to come on one of our 5-day residential beginners courses? Forget the socks, the hankies and the after-shave. Why not treat him or her to some extra time in the air this summer. By buying our special Open Gift Voucher with a monetary value of your choice, you won't just be fobbing them off - you will be giving them one of the most well thought out gifts they will ever receive. A chance to spend more time doing the thing they love most in this life ..... Gliding
PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS VOUCHER FOR TRIAL LESSONS - IT IS FOR GIFTS TO MEMBERS ONLY
One, Two or Three Flight Trial Lessons
Never flown anything other than as a passenger on a commercial flight? You're in for a treat. After some ground tuition, you will be taken aloft by one of our BGA approved instructors and given the opportunity to handle the controls of the aircraft as you soar the Derbyshire countryside. This is NOT a joy ride. This is a true flying lesson with full hands on tuition. A great introduction to what could turn into a very addictive pasttime ..... YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. Click Here for more details
Camphill is just the place for you to experience the magic of glider flight - to actually soar like a bird over the Derbyshire countryside.
Camphill is a hill top gliding airfield flanked by ridges on the west side and to the south. The airfield is 3/4 mile long North-South and 600 yards wide East-West. It is an all grass airfield with a well kept smooth surface. There is a hard core perimeter track for easy access to all parts of the airfield.
Converted from the buildings of Camphill Farm, a Derbyshire hill farm - the clubhouse provides excellent facilities by normal gliding club standards. Bar, dining room, lounge/clubroom, TV, email, etc.. Why not learn to fly fast on one of our 5 day residential Gliding Holidays. Gliding Holiday Courses are an excellent way to accelerate your learning. You are immersed in club activities from the moment you arrive until the last minute of your final day. To check available dates call 01298 871270
* Headline price relates to the flying element of our courses. Full Package price including Full Board accomodation - £625,