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Truckee Tahoe Soaring Association (TTSA)
Come SOAR With Us!

Welcome to one of the most beautiful and exciting places in the country to fly gliders - the Lake Tahoe and Sierra Nevada region!


Truckee Tahoe Soaring Association (TTSA), a 501C3 non-profit, is a world-renowned gliderport at the Truckee Tahoe Airport in Truckee California. Also known as Soar Truckee - we offer Scenic Glider Rides, glider flight instruction, youth STEM education programs, tows also other services for pilots and the broader soaring community. 

Our Mission is to advance the science, art, and safety of soaring flight in the Northern California and Nevada regions, with a focus on inspiring our area youth’s interest in STEM, and helping them pursue careers as pilots, scientists, engineers, mathematicians, and in other STEM-related jobs that are needed to help our communities and country prosper. 

Our Vision is to be the preeminent glider instruction and flight facility in the Northern California/Nevada region.

Our Programs and Services

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Soar high above Lake Tahoe with one of our certified, experienced pilots 

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Glider flight instruction for beginners and experienced pilots

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Bring your glider, take a tow, share your flight stories at a Saturday BBQ 

Instruction and other programs inspiring youth in STEM with the magic of aviation and glider flight

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