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Address: 23597 N Highway 99, Acampo, CA 95220-9538
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A 100mph "birdseye" view of the Central Valley!!!

The most fun thing the central valley has to offer. Feeling blah? Stuck in a rut? Just need some motivation or a new outlook on life?? This is it! The instructor was thorough and... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Fakeittilumakeit
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The most fun thing the central valley has to offer. Feeling blah? Stuck in a rut? Just need some motivation or a new outlook on life?? This is it! The instructor was thorough and methodical in preparing for our jump. He was great at communicating what to expect at each step of our adventure. I felt safe and as a... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Had an awesome jump on July 16th We arrived at 9:00am to jump for my daughters 18th birthday and were the first tandems of the day. Everybody that we talked to were friendly and great. The atmosphere is a little like being with the climbers at base camp of Mt. Everest or Venice Beach with the surfers. These guys and... More 

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Thank medic1355
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I was reading the instructions and the guy came and said"no one reads the instruction" and was making fun of me. Further ahead I realized that the were rushing for everything, I kind of find if unorganized. I feel the place and the plane and their equipments are really old. Even the instruction video was very old. If safety if... More 

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Thank Megha G
London, United Kingdom
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55 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

This was our second visit as a family - we last went seven years ago and just had to repeat the experience. As before, everything from getting the admin done, through basic training to the jump itself was simple and hassle free. This is how is should be. Loved it, perfect weather as before, great instructors though some of the... More 

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Thank dannymcl
columbia, ca
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

This is an amazing experience!! I am 70 yrs old and do enjoy skiing, heli skiing, mountain biking and backpacking. I have had some great experiences with those adventures BUT I just can't adequately describe the experience of jumping out of a perfectly good airplane at 13,000 feet above ground level!! It may not be an experience for the faint... More 

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1 Thank James B
Yuba City, California
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97 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

This has been on my bucket list for quite a while. The experience at Parachute Center was awesome. The staff was cool and very helpful. Shiny was the man! We are planning to make it our Sunday ritual

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Thank Kip B
Mexico City, Mexico
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

This is the coolest experience I've ever lived and the people at PC made it so. The place is super laid back yet very professional. The parachuters made me feel constantly safe and super excited. In the end you don't have much time to think twice about what you're about to do. Before you know it you're on a free... More 

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Thank freakincheeses
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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

OMG!!! This place is the BEST! I read good reviews prior to coming here from Pennsylvania while on vacation in the San Francisco area. Came here upon request from my 18 year old daughter. My 17 year old daughter and I had no plans to skydive. After seeing all the excitement and talking to the extremely friendly and knowledgeable staff... More 

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3 Thank jsaleh
Fresno, California
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

It was the best experience ever. I wasn't as afraid as I thought I'd be. My videographer (Cassy) and tandem (Lucas) made me comforter, helped me relax and prepped me for a safe and GREAT experience. Thanks, you two! It was the perfect way to send off my 20s. Hello, 30! It is the least expensive and in my experience,... More 

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2 Thank nancyang03
Bengaluru, India
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2015

I found this awesome place on the internet.. where other places were charging $250 to $350 for a tandem jump and video & photos, This place charged only $175 for the whole package (14000 ft). The place is not very customer focused as it does not have dedicated customer service. But if you don't expect to be treated like at... More 

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