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Skydive Orange

11339 Bloomsbury Rd, Orange, VA 22960-4442
+1 703-759-3483
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Cultivating and Patient

Skydive Orange is a very professional drop zone. All of the instructors have years of experience... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2017
Jacob M
Thrill seeking experience

I had done one other 3000 ft skydive in 1993. This one was a tandem at 14,000 ft in 2008. I... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2017
Peter H
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Skydive Orange, Inc. is located in beautiful Orange, VA and serves Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. We are a member of the United States Parachute Association (USPA) operating for more than 35 years. We make more than 18,000 skydives annually, and we are the only drop zone in the region with our own full-time 21 jumper airplane — the Super Otter. Skydive Orange is open Wednesday through Sunday from spring through fall, and every weekend during the winter. Whether you want to try a tandem skydive, learn to skydive on your own, or are already an experienced skydiver, Skydive Orange is the place to be! TANDEM SKYDIVING - THE ORANGE ADVANTAGE - You can jump from 13,500 ft. (2.5 miles) - Large & comfortable aircraft - jump with your friends and family - Experienced instructors that use new & high quality gear - New hangar - large, clean bathrooms - Crisp outside video and stills - Opportunity to learn skydiving and become licensed
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11339 Bloomsbury Rd, Orange, VA 22960-4442
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

Skydive Orange is a very professional drop zone. All of the instructors have years of experience under their belts ranging from recreation to military. Everyone I dealt this was very knowledgable and eager to teach. I always felt motivated to succeed every time I went!...More

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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

It was, and still is our pleasure to show you the ways in the this great sport! Anytime in your skydiving journey you have any questions, we're here for you! We appreciate your review and choosing to get your license with us. Congratulations on such...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2017

I had done one other 3000 ft skydive in 1993. This one was a tandem at 14,000 ft in 2008. I didn't know anybody at this one. So, I was a little more concerned. The skydive team gives you some all day training in their...More

Thank Peter H
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Thanks for your review, Peter. And good points to discuss as well for future guests, even though some business operations have changed since 2008. When Will I Jump? Arrive at the time of your booking and plan to spend four to six hours on site....More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place - Rob was very professional and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. Would definitely recommend this to anyone.

Thank Amanda S
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

We truly appreciate your review, Amanda! It's such an honor to be recommended by our guests! Congratulations on making your first skydiving and welcome to this great sport!

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Reviewed November 5, 2017

This is a very professional and well run company. Very interesting to watch the entire process which gave me a better idea of how much work goes into this. Staff were friendly and helpful and VERY experienced. I felt quite safe and would recommend them....More

Thank NancyKC40
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

You made our day and appreciate your insight to seeing how much work goes into what we do! Everything you've stated: professional, friendly, and providing an awesome experience is what we strive for. Thank you for choosing to jump with us and congratulations!

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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Had an awesome experience, and want to give a special shoutout to Chuck for working well with the logistics issues caused by the runway paving. He worked hard to overcome delays and make sure that we got our jump in before sunset. Also thanks to...More

Thank SkiMike
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

What a day we had! Thank you so much for your patience as we sorted out through unexpected airport runway maintenance. We are truly grateful to have a passionate, talented and dedicated team and we're so glad they helped make the day happen for you,...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Outstanding group of people . You guys have something special going on in there, everyone is very cool and make you feel at easy . My niece was very nervous , but once we got there and she saw the first jumps and landing her...More

Thank Leon L
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2017

Welcome to our family of skydiving! We know we're lucky to get to do what we do and truly enjoy welcoming our guests to this great sport. We're glad to know you had a great experience and we'll look forward to your return!

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Highly recommended! Every step was explained and I felt like I knew what was happening the whole way. They said the worst part was stepping out of the plane, but it was remarkably easy. You don't feel like the ground is rushing up to meet...More

Thank swished
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2017

Congratulations on your first jump! Skydiving is a big deal. Many wish to do it, but few make the commitment! The most anticipated and intense part of the jump is being at the door right before you jump. But after you land, it's usually many...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Skydiving was always an item on my bucket list, and Skydive Orange not only made it possible but exceeded my expectations. First, it was fascinating to hang around the hanger and observe the camaraderie between such diverse individuals. Second, tandem with Atom was the best...More

Thank Amanda J
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2017

So awesome, Amanda! We are honored to showcase this amazing sport! And just like you, we were sitting in your seat - walking into a world of the unknown, and because of the camaraderie and community (aside from the jump itself), drew us in and...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

I felt first of all very safe. Adam was very professional, explained every step along the way, and was very kind. I am 63 years old. The orientation was thorough and very reassuring that if you panicked and didn't remember anything (which at my age...More

Thank 290virginial
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2017

We feel like we've got an amazing group of people who have a good mix of personality, talent and experience. It was an honor to have you as our guest. Congratulations on engaging in one of the greatest adventures life has to offer!

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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended skydive orange! Felt safe the entire time. Atom walked me through everything so I would make the most of my first jump.

Thank SandiCP
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SkydiveOrange, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Orange, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2017

Thank you so much! We're very fortunate to have such a great team to help welcome our guests to this great sport. Welcome and congratulations!

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