Torrey Pines Gliderport
University of California, San Diego
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Birch Aquarium at Scripps
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Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Between N Torrey Pines Rd and the ocean, and from the Torrey Pines Gliderport to Del Mar, this reserve preserves the last mainland...
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus
Come here for quality concerts at UCSD’s Mandeville Auditorium running from October to June.
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2800 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr · interesting places nearby
Torrey Pines Gliderport information
Conditions permitting, glider riders hang at this world-famous gliding location. It’s also one of the best gliding schools in the country. Experienced pilots can join in if they have a USHGA Hang 4 (paragliders need a P3 rating) and take out an associate membership of the Torrey Pines Hang Glider Association.