The Wallaby Ranch

How to Find Us 

Try it once, learn how to hang glide or soar all day.

If you use your odometer and follow these directions, finding us is easy. We're just 5 minutes off the Interstate highway in a secluded area one exit from Disney World. 

From Orlando, head west on Interstate 4 towards Tampa.
Continue past Disney World to exit #55,
then turn north on US Highway 27 (towards Clermont).
Go 1.5 miles, then turn left on Dean Still Road (SR 54 West).
After 1.7 miles on left, there is a mailbox labelled "1805".
Turn into the driveway and get ready for some serious fun.
You can also stop at the Waffle House and get directions there.
They know where to find us. Print out a Map to Wallaby.

Nearby Hotels/Car rentals 

There are 7 Hotels and 10 restaurants within 5 minutes of the Ranch. Tell the hotels you are flying here and ask for the Wallaby Ranch discount. (Call them in advance to get the best rate, usually $35-$45) 
  • Super 8 Motel . . 863-420-8888 
  • Holiday Inn Express . . 863-424-2120 
  • Enterprise Rental Cars. . 407-281-3555 

  • (Wallaby Discount # KC0626) 

Important Details 

The Wallaby Ranch is open every day-all day. You can call anytime. Reservations are not needed, but you can always check ahead. We have 4 aerotugs and 30 nice gliders you can rent (harness, varios, wheels, etc). Our sucess is unparalleled. 

Flying to the Ranch 

GPS coordinates: N 28º 15.281', W 81º 40.954' (center of the swimming pool).
RADIAL 045 from Lakeland, Florida (LAL-116.0) 23 n.m. (27 statute). Ultralights flying in should call first and watch for hang glider traffic! Heavier aircraft should call for pick up at Winter Haven. If you are into geography you can see the driving distances between the ranch and various cities around Florida. 

From Space

Check out this aerial survey image of the Ranch, courtesy of the Terraserver. For even more detail, see the digital orthophoto quadrangle as provided by the USGS.  You can also zoom out from these images to see the surrounding area. 

Gift Certificates available by mail 

For more info about Orlando, and Florida, check CityNet.
P.S. The Very Unofficial Guide to Disney World has lots of useful tips on hotels, rental cars, and the Orlando airport (MCO).