What You Need to Know
FAQ’s, The Beginner Guide
How old do I have to be to skydive?
You must be 18 years or older in order to skydive.
Is there a weight limit?
Yes, our weight limit is 250 lbs.
What do I need to bring?
Make sure you bring a valid photo ID. Goggles, altimeter and jumpsuit will be provided to you.
What should I wear?
Just wear loose comfortable clothing appropriate to the weather and a pair of lace up sneakers.
How long is this going to take?
Skydiving is a weather permitting sport and there’s many variables to consider so we ask that you plan to spend a minimum of 4 hours at the drop zone.
Can I breathe during my skydive?
You totally can! Sometimes people hold their breath when they’re scared so if you feel like you can’t breathe just remember to exhale.
Can I bring my own GoPro?
For your safety and the safety of your Instructor bringing along a GoPro is not allowed. Jumpers are required to complete a minimum of 200 skydives and hold a C-License before they are able to jump with a camera.
What happens if the weather is bad?
In case the weather is not conducive to skydiving we will offer you a rain check for a later day.
Can I wear glasses on my skydive?
Yes, we have goggles that will fit over your glasses.
Do I have to do a Tandem as my first skydive?
No, you can start your Accelerated Free Fall training without having done a Tandem.
How many people fit in the airplane?
Our flagship Super Cessna Caravan fits 20 Jumpers! The PAC-750XL fits 15 jumpers and the C-172 fits 3 jumpers. We can accomodate groups of all sizes!
Can we share a videographer?
Can my family come and watch?
Yes! Skydance has extensive facilities (**) including an open air cafe right across the landing area.
What happens if my parachute doesn’t open?
Can I bring my dog?
Skydance is pet friendly but there is a strict leash law. All dogs must be accompanied by their owners at all times.