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Adventure Center Skydiving, Inc

30B Airport Drive, 24 Ledgewood Dr., Hollister, CA 95023
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Hollister
Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Adventure Center Skydiving, Inc. offers a fun range of jumps: Tandem jumps, Accelerated Freefall Training, Experienced Jumps, Video and Picture... more » Owner description: Adventure Center Skydiving, Inc. offers a fun range of jumps: Tandem jumps, Accelerated Freefall Training, Experienced Jumps, Video and Picture services. It is located in Hollister, California (near Santa Cruz and Monterey). See Big Sur, the Sierra's, Monterey Bay, and San Francisco from freefall! Drop Zone. « less
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Hollister, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Charlie was very accommodating with our desire to see something attractive and green. The plane was narrow so it is a tight fit for two but possible. Be sure to bring your camera and wear sunglasses !

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Having completed the Accelerated Freefall (AFF) course at Skydive Hollister, I highly recommend the drop zone for anybody interested in learning skydiving in a supportive, professional and fun environment. The Hollister crew is highly experienced and instructors have thousands of jumps under their belts, yet somehow they have maintained complete enthusiasm for their jobs and are out to have fun,... More

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Hollister, California, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The ppl were great and the price was good (I used a Groupon). The only downfall is that the view from skydiving in Hollister is not as beautiful as skydiving in a place like San Diego. If you like skydiving, I still recommend it.

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Pebble Beach, California
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106 reviews 106 reviews
37 attraction reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

The current owners bought the business & airplane a few years back. At times the phone is not answered, other times it is. Staff at the airport state that they have not been making payments to the old owners on the aircraft or business. They said that some repo guys were snooping around the aircraft a few months back. Not... More

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San Francisco, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

The receptionist department here at this little town of Hollister definitely should, without a doubt, provide trainings for their employees to become better in their organization skills, as well as their communication skills. With all the past reviews I read and experienced I had at this place today, was not a mistake. Therefore, LADY BOSS should take this to the... More

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Pleasanton
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64 reviews 64 reviews
9 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

I turned 50 last year and decided to try one new thing each month of the year. This was "new thing" for April and BY FAR the best thing I did all year. We had been advised to choose Hollister over Lodi by SEVERAL people who jump regularly and in the military. They based their opinions on both safety records... More

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San Jose, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2011

I did a tandem jump here a while back. Would never go here again. Admittedly the jump itself was a blast--what a rush! But this operation is one to avoid. Despite assurances on the Groupon site by the company owner (Mako) they didn't truly honor the Groupon purchase. Sure, we got "credit" for it, but we were forced to upgrade... More

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Santa Clara, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

I went skydiving at Hollister Skydiving on my birthday this year, and it was a wonderful blast. Like most first time sky diver, I was nervous and excited at the same time. But the experience turned out to be thrillingly enjoyable and much less scary that I anticipated. Once you got up that high (in my case, 15,000 feet), you... More

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Fresno, CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

A group of 30 went on a Saturday, scheduled to jump at noon. When we booked, we were told that our group was the last scheduled for the day, and we would be able to jump as many times as we like, and had the plane until 7 pm. We arrived at 11 am, and filled out the needed paperwork,... More

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morgan hill ca
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2009

So I made a reservation for 5 ppl over a week ago for 11 am for my friends bday, for all of us to go skydiving. I asked at the time I made the reservation if we could all go together. They said yes it would not be a problem. We get there early, at 10:15 and they say they... More

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