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Skydive Chicago

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Home of Skydiving World Records !!!

It is the second time that we come in Chicago for the Vertical World Record Camp Rook Nelson, the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Greg C
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Nice, France
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Simply the best!

This is the mecca of skydiving facilities. Whether you are a beginner thinking about doing your... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Sally S
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Brazil, Indiana
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Skydive Chicago is a family run training center that has been in business since 1988. We have built from the ground up a resort style skydiving center. Our complex sits on 220 acres and includes: Camping/RV park, showers, laundry machines, rental...more
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3215 E 1969th Rd, Ottawa, IL 61350-9408
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is the second time that we come in Chicago for the Vertical World Record Camp Rook Nelson, the owner is an amazing and very passionate person ! The facilities and the organization that comes with are among the best in the World We can’t...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is the mecca of skydiving facilities. Whether you are a beginner thinking about doing your first tandem or a seasoned jumper, this place is AWESOME! They have camping, cabins for rent, a tiki hut for meals/drinks/entertainment, a pond for swimming, and a great fleet...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Went there for a skydiving camp and have to say this is a fantastic place. Great people,planes and environment. I'll be back!

Thank Ralph G
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

It is hard to put into words how impressed I am with Skydivechicago. Your staff is extremely helpful. I jumped tandem with Marc. Such a professional! Cool guy. No problem putting my life in his hands. His bro that jumped with my friend was great...More

Thank trentonstamer
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience. Great instructors, safe, and fun. They take good care of you. Worth every penny!

Thank Allison W
Reviewed July 5, 2018

My experience with Skydive Chicago was what I would expect from a company that is WORLD CLASS. The staff at Manifest was cordial, helpful, and knowledgeable. I felt that I was being given intentional personal service--that was nice! My TI, Jeff, was professional, courteous, and...More

Thank Safe F
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Skydive Chicago has a great team of instructors who are in tune with the nervous excitement of us first-timers . Our group was delayed due to weather conditions, yet the instructors were extremely empathetic to our disappointment. They kept us company and talked to us...More

Thank Nazhah K
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

From the class, all the way to the landing, everything was exhilarating! Not only because we were about to jump out of a plane... but because the instructors and staff were so friendly & excited that they too added to the experience! The instructors each...More

Thank Megtastic C
Rook N, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

YOU. MADE. OUR. DAY!!!! WOW, thank you! We feel so fortunate getting to do what we do, and to have an incredibly passionate and talented team. To us, skydiving is more than just jumping from a plane: it's confidence building, community and camaraderie. So thank...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing adventure & I’m so happy I chose Skydive Chicago!! My father in law, friend, and myself all completed our first jump and had an awesome experience! I jumped with Marcus and had a great time! He made me feel safe, comfortable,...More

Thank brookep51
Rook N, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

You made our day - thank you! Reviews like this ensure we're on the mark providing a fun and safe experience! We're lucky to have people like, Marcus on our team and stoked he help make it that much better! We appreciate you coming out...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018

Skydive Chicago has been setting the standard in skydiving for over 20 years. As a professional skydiver, producer and world traveler, I always look forward to spend time at Skydive Chicago. Rook and his team have gone above and beyond to provide it's clients with...More

Thank Sammy V
Rook N, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thank you SO much, Sammy! We also appreciate all you've done for our sport as well!

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John S
July 28, 2018|
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Response from Anthony E | Property representative |
John, A sweatshirt and long pants would be recommended. Long underwear would not be needed. If the temperatures are a little cooler that day we have jumpsuits, hats, gloves and neck scarves available to use. See you on... More
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