About Us

The founder and head instructor at Let’s Go Paragliding, Benoit Bruneau, has been teaching others about the fascinating and challenging sport of paragliding since 1999. He is certified by the United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association, as well as its Canadian and French equivalents and was named the United State’s instructor of the year in 2010.

Paragliding-instructor

“I have always found it exhilarating to help people discover new ways to enjoy life and forget the stresses of daily living through outdoor activities.” says Benoit. “In particular, paragliding allows us to not only achieve an understanding and respect for our environment, but also to achieve the ultimate dream: the ability to fly!”

BenoitBruneau’s love of the sport led him to open New York Paragliding School in Mount Brace Flight Park near Millerton, New York.


Articles:

- USHPA article January 2011

What we are proud of:
  • Exceptional leadership - Our founder, Benoit Bruneau, is United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding    Association’s 2010 Instructor of the Year.
  • Top Notch programing - Our programs were developed for paragliders at all levels by highly educated and qualified instructors.
  • High-quality equipment - Whether you just want to have fun or be the best, use the best equipment. We offer our student pilots streamlined technology from the most trusted brands in paragliding equipment.
  • A location to delight - High in the Appalachian Mountains, Mount Brace Flight Park entices visitors to enjoy several adventure sports while taking in stellar views of the Catskills

THINGS TO DO

Adventure travel enthusiasts will delight in the happenings around Mt. Brace Flight Park.

Located at 1691 Boston Corners Road in Millerton, New York, the park lies adjacent to Taconic State Park in the Southern Berkshire Range. The high altitude in this location makes for stellar paragliding and the state park is ideal for day trips to swim, hike, bike, boat, and rock climb.

 Stay at a nearby campsite or find yourself at a charming bed and breakfast in the little town of Millerton, just eight miles south of the flight park.

 Looking to mix your adventure travel with a little culture? Mount Brace Flight Park is a lovely two hour drive from New York City where you can take in the sights, sounds, and smells of the Big Apple, and along with your flight training in the Appalachian Mountains, have a well-rounded New York experience.

Our online store

Proper paragliding equipment is essential for safe, successful flights, so Benoit and his team have dedicated themselves to teaching students on the latest equipment in the market and assisting them in making educated purchases. The online store is full of high-quality products and brands for the avid paraglider pilots to know and love.