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This weekend: Take a flying leap, celebrate a bridge, take a long hike

More than 60 pilots are expected at this weekend's Hang Gliding Spectacular and Air Show.

A good looking weekend is on tap across North Carolina. Our thoughts on how to make the most of it include a trip to the coast, where some of the best hang gliders around will be circling Jockey’s Ridge; an excursion into the Piedmont, where they’ll be celebrating another milestone for the Mountains-to-Sea Trail; and a visit to the high country where they’re doing what you do when the spring wildflowers start to pop: you go for a hike. read more