July 19, 2012. Starting July 29, 2012, paragliders and hang gliders will be taking to the skies over the Boone area as part of the seventh annual Tater Hill Open. This year, organizers are expecting around 50 pilots to compete, which means the skies should be teeming with gliders.
July 16, 2012. This time of year offers an opportunity for some great cross country flights for this paragliding and hang gliding competition in the beautiful mountains surrounding Boone. Last year attendees saw 40-and 50-mile Paragliding flights from Tater Hill during the first week in August.