Golden State Trikes
Flying For Your Pleasure
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Experience the joys of flying a Trike - the simplest and possibly safest aircraft ever. Golden State Trikes offers flights and professional flight instruction in our Antares trikes from the Lodi Airport in the northern San Joaquin Valley of California.

Sergey test flying my first Antares 912 in Birchwood, Alaska - Sprinter wingFirst flights in my new Antares 582 under a November Lodi fog.Sergey and Pete Marsh flying an Antares 582 in Alaska. I owned and enjoyed this Profi wing for several years.


What is Trike Flying? links to some of my favorite trike videos:

Mick Balaban flying his Antares around Lodi

Paul Rafalski enjoying his Antares

AirCreation Tanarg flying in the Alps


Come fly with us in the beautiful Lodi wine country in California's Central Valley. The Sacramento River Delta is minutes away. The Gold Country of the Sierra Nevada foothills is a short flight to the east.
  • Introductory Flights (15 or 30 minutes): Just a taste of the unique experience of trike flying.
  • Discovery Flights (1, 2, or 3 hours): Longer flights for those ready to mix sight seeing and cross country flying. Includes rest stops.
  • Adventure Flights (half or full day): Where do you want to go? We'll take you there! Flights include rest or meal stops.

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more information about the area: things to see and do, places to stay

Flight Instruction

  • FAA Certification: Flight Training and ground instruction for Sport Pilot or Private Pilot Certification. Flight Reviews. Proficiency Checks.
  • Ultralight Training: No certification is required for most single seat trikes but proper instruction will ensure your safety and confidence. Learn the basics of flying, proper airport procedures, and simple navigation.

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Let's Go Flying!

Bruce Palmer in his Fun Racer
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