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When Does Skydiving Season Start?

Wednesday, April 5, 2023

If you’re thinking about jumping out of a perfectly good airplane this year, freefalling toward the earth at 120mph, and making a peaceful parachute descent, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Skydive St. Louis, our official start date for the 2023 season is right around the corner – opening day is Wednesday, April 6!

Tandem student taking the leap out of the Skydive STL airplane with a look of excitement

Whether this is your first tandem or you want to jump multiple times with our USPA certified instructors, we can’t wait to share our passion for skydiving with you! If you’re looking for somewhere nearby to make your skydive, here are four reasons why we think you should consider Skydive St. Louis for your experience.

We Are Focused on Skydiving Safety

We are the only dropzone in the St. Louis, Missouri area dedicated to tandem skydiving! At Skydive St. Louis our core values are designed with a primary focus on safety – we will always value safety over profitability. Our co-owners Jake Strain and Luke Church practice these protocols in congruence with the USPA requirements for certification. Maintenance and safety records for our equipment and our aircraft are a constant priority.

We Are Customer-Service Minded

Jake and Luke have made it a point to ensure that customer service is at the heart of our business, which allows us to offer the best possible tandem experience from start to finish. At Skydive St. Louis we hire the best!

Jake Strain in freefall with other fun jumpers at Skydive STL

Our goal is to hire team members with great personalities and a serious approach to safety. We’ve found that this is the best way to promote a positive culture for our staff and guests. Each of our tandem instructors is USPA certified, thoroughly trained, and experienced. To meet our team before you arrive, check out their bios here.

We are committed to creating an unforgettable skydiving experience for every customer! We also love to hear feedback, both positive and otherwise, because our customers’ feedback is the key reason we are able to provide exceptional experiences.

We Keep Our Skydiving Costs Competitive

If you’re looking for sky-high adventure at a great price, look no further! We offer one of the most competitive rates for tandem skydiving in Missouri. Your tandem skydive base cost is $255 and you have the option of adding photo and video packages so you can relive your experience over and over. Check out what is included in the price of your skydive. Get ready for a life-changing experience!

Women tandem skydiving while smiling and giving thumbs up.

We Are Passionate about Skydiving and St. Louis

If you can’t tell by now, we are passionate about what we do, and we love sharing the adventure of skydiving with others. We’re located just outside of St. Louis and serve the greater St. Louis area including Wildwood, Missouri, Chesterfield, Missouri, Columbia, Illinois, and only two hours from Springfield, Illinois. Skydiving in St. Louis has never been easier! Our skydiving center offers beautiful views of the Mississippi River and on clear days, you can see the St. Louis Arch in the distance.

We are the perfect dropzone for crossing that tandem jump off your bucket list and we are always working hard to ensure a safe and secure environment for your best possible tandem skydiving experience. Our dropzone is family-friendly and we look forward to hosting your skydiving adventure! To book with us on Opening Day or any other day this season, reserve your spot today. We look forward to sharing the sky with you!

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