Current hang gliding deals
Fall Flying Package Promotions
Beginner Hang Gliding + Film & Photo Package – SAVE $35 per person!
Come try Hang Gliding with Kitty Hawk Kites with a friend or the whole family and save over $30 per person* this Fall!
Beginner Hang Gliding Lesson – $119
Film & Photo Package – $39 + NC taxes
Package Rate: $125 – normally $160!!
*Minimum 2 person booking in order to receive promotional package rate. This offer may not be combined with any other promotion and may not be applied to previously booked lessons.
Dune Hang Gliding lessons are conducted at our training facility in Jockey’s Ridge State Park located at Mile Post 12 in Nags Head, NC. The dunes of Jockey’s Ridge provide the perfect platform for learning to hang glide. They have plenty of height for beginners, and are soft for landing. Through special arrangement with the State Park Service, we are allowed to conduct hang gliding lessons from these dunes. We have been providing lessons at this site for over 25 years.
A typical Beginner Dune Hang Gliding Lesson is 3 hours long and starts with check-in (30 minutes prior to class time). Each class has no more than 5 students per instructor. You then have about 1 hour of ground school including a training video.
After ground school, your class proceeds to the dunes via a scenic walkway. It’s about a 200 yard walk to the base of the dunes. Once you have climbed to the the top of the dunes (the instructor carries the glider) you begin your solo hang gliding flights. The instructor is there to help. He/she will help you get into the harness, provide any last minute instructions, and help you launch.