Skydive Steel Valley

Experience a Thrilling Tandem Freefall Over Steel Valley Pennsylvania

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Feel the rush of skydiving with a tandem jump over beautiful Western Pennsylvania. Leap from a plane approximately 2 miles above the ground and freefall for 45 seconds! 

After a briefing on training and safety, you will completely understand the equipment and the sequence of events. You and your jumpmaster will board the aircraft wearing a dual harness assembly. Once you reach your jump altitude you will exit the aircraft securely harnessed to your instructor for an unbelievable freefall at 120 MPH!

After your parachute opens you will have a scenic 4 to 6 minute ride. Because your instructor is with you all the way to landing, there is no need for you to worry about anything during your jump except to remember to relax and have fun. Your instructor will take care of everything which will allow you to completely enjoy yourself. 

Where It's Located hide

  • Mercer, Pennsylvania

Who Is Included hide

Participants
The Skydive Steel Valley Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. You may be joined by up to ten additional participants.

Guests
You may invite guests to the drop zone to watch your skydiving experience.

When It Is Offered hide

The Skydive Steel Valley Jumps are offered Wednesday thru Monday year-round, subject to availability. Weekend Jumps are typically scheduled between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM, and Weekday Jumps are offered between 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Tandem Skydives include 60 minutes of instruction, a 20 minute airplane ride, a 45 to 60 second freefall, a 4 to 6 minute parachute ride and a total duration of approximately 2-4 hours on weekdays and 4-6 hours on weekends (depending on weather).

Weather hide

The Steel Valley Tandem Skydives may be rescheduled due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, in layers. Flat rubber-soled shoes such as tennis shoes are recommended for this adventure. You will be provided with a jump-suit to wear during the experience. Jewelry, flip flops and opened toed shoes are not permitted.

Additional Information hide

Participants must be over the age of 18 years old with a valid government issued Photo ID. Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 230lbs. Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

Bathroom facilities are available onsite and snacks and beverages are available to purchase. It is suggested to bring a picnic as you will have some time to relax and snack while waiting for your turn to jump. Many enjoy staying the day to watch others jump as well.

All jumpmasters and instructors have current USPA ratings and flight medicals on file. All staff members are professionals, chosen for their commitment to safety and customer satisfaction.

The consumption of alcohol or any illegal drug prior to skydiving is strictly prohibited. Please eat lightly and drink fluids on hot days. If you get air sick or car sick, Dramamine is suggested.

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight. Video and Photo Packages are available and may be purchased on the day of your jump.

ITEM/SKU NUMBER: XD-956-001

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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Skydive Steel Valley Experience require ten (10) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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