At about 5,000 feet above ground
level, your parachute will be deployed.
From there, you can either sit back and
relax for the scenic canopy ride back to
earth. Or, if you prefer, you can ask your instructor to let you take the reins and steer the parachute. Take the ride nice and slow to take in
the stunning views, or for even more
experience fast canopy turns and spirals.
Your instructor will land the canopy right in
front of our hangar for all of your friends
and family to see. After jumping at WV
Skydivers, you are officially a skydiver!
Schedule your first jump today and
see the world in a completely new way by skydiving with WV Skydivers!
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skydive with photos and video, WV
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you - after all, sharing your experience
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the remarkable feeling of freefall. You will
get an exhilarating 35-45 seconds of
freefall reaching speeds of 120mph.
You and your instructor will be strapped together with special parachute gear designed for two. You’ll then enjoy a beautiful plane ride to an elevation of about 11,000 feet above ground level (agl) – that’s over 2 miles into the sky – where your WV Skydiver' experience officially begins.
While we are excited you chose WV Skydivers for your first tandem jump with us we understand people sometimes have the desire to further their skydiving experience after their first jump. If you find yourself craving more from WV Skydivers feel free to explore our Student Program and learn to skydive on your own!
As the only USPA Group Member drop
zone in the central tri-state area, WV
Skydivers is the obvious choice for your first
jump in the surrounding West Virginia, Ohio,
and Kentucky areas. A tandem jump is the
quickest and easiest way to experience
skydiving for the first time. You’ll be paired
with one of our USPA-rated tandem
instructors who will be with you through the
whole process. After about 20 minutes of ground instruction, you’ll be ready to climb onto the plane and make your first skydive.
138 Kyle Lane, Huntington WV 25537