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Experience the Crystal Coast like you never have before… by soaring thousands of feet above it with a professional instructor from the world’s largest hang gliding school! Kitty Hawk Kites has been teaching the world to fly since 1974 and is proud...more
I went hang gliding with Rich of Kitty Hawk Kites, he was a great guide. He explained everything to me from beginning to end. This was the highlight of my long weekend trip since my dives were canceled. The view of the sunset above the...More
Words can't really describe the sensation of leaving the ground and detaching from the airplane. Gliding over Beaufort was pure magic. The instructor and tow pilot were professional and knowledgeable. He even let me fly the glider! It was amazing!
This is a truly unique way to experience Beaufort and the Crystal Coast. Once you fly out of the field you have an unbelievable panorama of Cape Lookout, the inter-coastal waterway, Beaufort Inlet and all the islands that connect this area.
It's incredibly peaceful at...More
I've flown tandem in a hang glider before, but never by the ocean. Now I know why they call this area the "Crystal Coast." The blissful sensation of soaring effortlessly, quietly through the air like a bird; the stunning view of bright blue water glistening......More