Hang 1 Camp – Outer Banks, NC
Learn to Fly with other Pilots in Training!
Hang 1 Training is available all year, but we also offer 3 weeks of Hang 1 specific training in a “Camp” setting. These Camps include 7 nights accommodations at a local beach house, where you would share the residence with your fellow campers.
Join one of our 2023 camps!
*Interested in getting your H1 rating at a different date? Sign up for our H1 Unlimited Lesson Package any time this year!
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 Beginner Rating otherwise known as a “Hang One” for Hang Gliding or a “Para One” for Paragliding. Each rating is regulated by the United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (USHPA). 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
This itinerary is subject to change based on wind and weather conditions. Dedicating an entire week to your training will allow you the flexibility needed to take advantage of good w
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!
The USHPA requires a level of maturity commensurate with the Hang 1 rating. We strongly recommend pilots be at least 16 years of age and weigh at least 100lbs for advanced training. Please call the Hang Gliding School at (252) 441-2426 with questions.
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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.