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Learn to Fly – Barrie to Toronto Route

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to learn to fly or do you know someone whose dream it is? A flying lesson from Barrie to Toronto and back is the perfect gift experience! Take control of an advance ultra-light aircraft with your instructor by your side and see how it feels.
Where: Barrie, Ontario
Price for: 1 Participant
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Learn How To Fly a Plane During an Intro Flight Lesson Over Toronto.

This introductory flying lesson is the perfect way to experience the thrill of flight and see Toronto from a whole new perspective.

The experience begins at the Edenvale Aerodrome, just outside of Barrie, where you will greet your expert instructor and be given a safety briefing on learning how to handle and fly the aircraft. You will be taken through the basic controls and procedures and taught all there is to know about the aircraft you will be flying.

Your instructor will taxi the aircraft into position, and once you have the all-clear from the tower, its down the runway and away you go! Once you are up to 2500-3500 feet in the air you'll get the chance to actually take control of the aircraft!

You'll be in control for most of the flying lesson, practicing gaining and losing altitude, banks, turns, and staying on a straight course. You can have control of the aircraft for the whole time if you wish, or have the instructor take over for a bit while you take some pictures or video to remind you of your flying lesson.


Once your time in the air is over the instructor will once again take over the controls for landing. When you are safely back on the ground you'll go through post flight checks and have the opportunity to learn how to taxi as you steer the aircraft back to its berth.

As a final bonus, should you get the flying bug and decide to go on and get your license, this flying lesson will count towards your flying time.

Available year-round

What's Included:

  • Pre-flight and post flight briefing
  • Plane check-out and safety check

Need to know: 

  • Lessons available daily Monday - Sunday.
  • Your flight will depart from and return to the same airport. 
  • Maximum Weight is  275 lbs.
  • Minimum Age is 14 years.
  • Participants under 18 years of age will require the signature of a parent or guardian.
  • Flying lesson is weather dependant.  It is vital you call the flight centre before leaving home.
  • Participants will be required to sign a liability release and waiver form.
  • Family and friends are welcome to watch you take off and land.


Whether you're looking for fun things to do in Toronto's GTA or for a unique gift for their birthday, Christmas or Father's Day, this Learn to Fly experience is the way to go!


Your Flying Lesson from Barrie to Toronto City Centre takes place at the Edenvale Aerodrome, Barrie, ON. VIEW MAP

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