Dinosaur 2017 Open Spectacular

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Name: Dinosaur 2017 Open Spectacular
Date: June 18, 2017 - June 24, 2017
Event Description:
Welcome back, US Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (USHPA)!
A week of big air, long distance flying. Class 1, Class 5 and the Sport Class will compete for the title of National Champion. 
Approximately 50 Pilots will launch from the Cliff Ridge Launch on Blue Mountain SW of Dinosaur Colorado flying over the Dinosaur National Monument, which covers more than 211,000 acres of spectacular canyon country. There are 4 Landing Zones; Maybell, Hayden, Meeker, and Rangely Colorado. 

In addition to the hang gliding, there are events scheduled in surrounding areas. See dates & times for more information.


Cliff Ridge in Dinosaur National Monument
Date/Time Information:
June 18-24: Launch site: Glamping Hang Gliding Headquarters,
10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily 
June 18-24: The TANK Center of Sonic Arts,
Summer solstice and concert event.

June 8: BBQ Welcome at the Automotive Museum, History OHV tours,Paddle and sail boarding at the reservoir
June 3-5:   Meeker Palooza,  Arts and Music Festival,
June 23:    Youth fishing day and a movie under the stars.
​May 27-28: North American Dog Agility Trials
June 16-18: Whittle the Woods 
Contact Information:
Lisa Hatch- 970-620-5751
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