Gliding on the North Coast
Founded in 1930, the Ulster Gliding Centre is one of only two gliding centres on the island of Ireland and is set in beautiful Bellarena on the shores of Lough Foyle, overlooking Donegal. We are a group of gliding and aviation enthusiasts, always open to new members and visitors.
By becoming a member of the Ulster Gliding Centre, you will enjoy…
- Regular access to experienced instructors and centres gliders
- Full access to the centre’s fleet
- Unlimited use of our centre
Your Gliding Journey
We are ready to help you on the journey to becoming an experienced gliding pilot, wherever you are right now.
Become a Glider Pilot
You too can train to be a glider pilot and control these magnificent aircraft. There is no better place to do it than at Ulster Gliding Centre.
Introductory Trial Flight
If you wish to try out gliding you can take an introductory trial flight with the safety and expertise of an instructor in the back seat.
Buy a Voucher
If you’d like to give someone else the experience of gliding, you can purchase and email them a voucher so they can book online.
Making Memories at Ulster Gliding Centre
All the latest straight from our Instagram.