Hang 1 Camp – Beginner Hang Gliding Rating
- 3 weeks available in 2017
- 2017 CAMPS
- BOOK APR 30 - MAY 7
- BOOK SEPT 17 - SEPT 24
- BOOK OCT 22 - OCT 30
- spaces are limited!
Check-in to your accommodations Sunday at 4:00 PM or later. Lessons begin on Monday, the day after you check-in.
Hang 1 Camp – Outer Banks, NC
Learn to Fly with other Pilots in Training!
- April 30 – May 7, 2017
- September 17 – 24, 2017
- October 22 – 30, 2017
Immerse yourself in hang gliding for one week and let us take care of the rest! Lodging conveniently located near Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head is included in the Hang 1 Camp pricing.
Our camps are intensive, challenging and fun. The instruction is personalized, accelerating the learning process. The camp is designed to teach all of the necessary skills needed to earn a “Hang One” or “Para One” United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (USHPA) pilot rating. If you don’t achieve your rating at the end of the week, additional lessons can be purchased at a discounted rate.
Camp Estimated Itinerary
- Day 1 (SUN): Check-in at the Flight School and your accommodations
- Day 2 (MON): Beginner Dune Lesson + Advanced Dune Lesson
- Day 3 (TUE): Advanced Dune Lesson + Advanced Dune Lesson
- Day 4 (WED): Advanced Dune Lesson + Advanced Dune Lesson
- Day 5 (THU): continued Dune Lesson Training as needed
- Day 6 (FRI): continued Dune Lesson Training as needed
- Day 7 (SAT**): Practical and Written Exams
- Day 8 (SUN): Check-out from your accommodations in the morning
Keep in mind that with the weather conditions being somewhat unpredictable, we try to stick to this sort of itinerary as much as is reasonably possible. Having the flexibility of an entire week for scheduling training enables a much better opportunity for everyone to complete their training in that period of time.
**The October Camp coincides with the Annual OBX Brewtag Event! Check it out….Kegs will fly!
If the dates above don’t work for your busy schedule, don’t worry – we teach Hang 1 students all year long! Sign up for a Hang 1 Training Package and start working toward your rating today. With the right conditions you can complete your first rating in 2-3 weekends!
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Morningside Flight Park (NH)
Kitty Hawk Kites now offers Hang Gliding and Paragliding training and flight options in the Northeastern U.S. at Morningside Flight Park in Charlestown, New Hampshire. With 150′, 250′, 450′ launches, towing/tandem operation and camping all available ONSITE, Morningside offers the perfect setting for training and honing your skills as a pilot and achieving your USHPA ratings.
Checkout more information about Morningside Flight Park by visiting the Morningside Flight Park website or calling (603) 542-4416.