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Best Flying Adventures Near Baltimore

March 30, 2013 6:00 AM

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If you are looking to try something new and exciting consider taking an adventure where the sky is the limit. Literally! There are plenty of options in and around Baltimore for you to enjoy an aerial view of the city we know and love. What could be more exciting than getting a bird’s eye view of Baltimore from the height of a hot air balloon, cockpit or parachute? Baltimore has several options when it comes to flying adventures. Are you looking for an unforgettable way to propose, a unique team building experience or or just something new to try? Whether you want to try skydiving, hot air balloon rides, bungee jumping, trapeze lessons, or flying lessons, Baltimore has something for everyone.
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TSNY Washington DC
4th St. SE and Tingey St.
Washington, D.C. 20003
(410) 459-6839
www.washingtondc.trapezeschool.com

Previously located in Baltimore, the local branch of Trapeze School New York (one of only a half dozen in the U.S.) has moved to Washington, D.C. This exciting school offers a variety of classes in aerial sports including trapeze, silk, lyra, trampoline and acrobatics. Whether you are looking for group classes, private lessons, corporate events, parties or just a unique approach to fitness, you are sure to find something suitable to your taste. This is an indoor facility which offers classes year round including summer camps. There are five different locations throughout the country and they cater to a variety of skill level and expertise from beginner to advanced. Discounts are offered when you buy multiple classes. Times and days vary and can fit just about anyone’s schedule.

Baltimore Hot Air Balloons
(877) 651-1683
www.baltimorehotairballoons.com

Enjoy breathtaking views while traveling in the comfort of a hot air balloon. Shared balloon rides typically last about an hour and include a champagne toast at the end of the trip. You have never seen Baltimore like this before! If you are looking for something more private, you can reserve a private balloon ride with options to make it more special or romantic. Baltimore Hot Air Balloons also offers corporate and team building packages where your group can assist in set up and breakdown of the balloon.
Baltimore Flying Lessons
(866) 805-2716
www.baltimoreflyinglessons.com

Baltimore Flying Lessons offers several different schools to choose from in the Baltimore area depending on your individual flying interests and needs. Single introductory flight classes are offered for those who just want to experience what it feels like to be in the cockpit as a plane takes flight. The schools also offer instruction for those interested in receiving a commercial, sport or private pilot license.Classes are taught by instructors with years of experience in the aviation field and they are willing to help anyone learn to fly! Baltimore Flying Lessons encourages anyone with a curiosity for flight to call and be matched up with the perfect instructor for your needs.


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Skydive Baltimore
3536 Aldino Road, Suite A
Churchville, Md. 21028
(410) 734-4888
www.skydivebaltimore.com

Can you imagine jumping out of a plane and plummeting toward earth only to find yourself suddenly floating peacefully over scenic Maryland views? With over 38 years of experience, Skydive Baltimore is ready to make your dream come true. You are promised spectacular views of Downtown Baltimore, the Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay when you jump with any of Skydive Baltimore’s highly skilled trainers. They boast that you have never experienced anything quite as thrilling as a 120 mile per hour free fall followed by a peaceful parachute ride. They assure all who are interested that your safety is their number one priority and strive to put your reservations at ease. Check out their website for more information about tandem skydiving and to see real footage of actual jumps!

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(credit: getty images)

Luxergy
Serving the Baltimore area
(888) 519-0862
www.luxergy.com

Luxergy is a company that specializes in matching people up with new and exciting adventurous activities. If you have a desire to try something new and invigorating, they would love to help you have the experience of a lifetime. Whether you are looking to get a group of friends together to try something out of the ordinary or you are planning a major corporate event, Luxergy is here to help! Check out their website for a full list of experiences and packages that are offered.

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Jillian Amodio is an author, writer and public speaker.There is nothing she enjoys more than being a stay at home mom. In addition to having recently published her first novel, Jillian also writes for her local Pasadena newspaper and on Examiner.com.

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