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.

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