Are You a Rated Pilot and Want to Fly with Us?
*Must be a current member of the USHPA
- Hang Gliding I or higher rated pilots can fly on the dunes at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. You can either bring a glider or demo one. All rentals on equipment are handled by our Hang Gliding School, though you must obtain a permit from the park.
- Hang Gliding II with tow ratings or higher rated pilots can fly at our Aero-Tow facility at the Currituck County Airport seasonally (generally April – October). You can be towed up to 2000ft or higher by an ultralight sport aircraft. You can either bring a glider or rent one from us. All rentals for the Aero-tow are handled by the Hang Gliding School at the Airport.
- Pilots wishing to aero-tow without USHPA sign-off will be required to fly with an instructor at least once to verify skills (at the tow instructor’s discretion). Pilot must be Hang II rated or higher.
Are You a Paragliding Pilot and Want to Fly?
*Must be a current member with USHPA
- Para I or higher rated pilots can fly on the dunes at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. You must obtain a permit from the park. You must bring your own equipment.
Call the HG School at (252) 441-2426 for more information.