Skydiving Detroit

Tandem Skydiving and Free Fall From 14,000' in the Sky Over Ray, Michigan

About This Experience

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Get ready to experience the thrill of a lifetime during this Tandem Skydiving Freefall only 40 miles north of Detroit. Your sky diving adventure begins with a 30 minute introduction to the sport and safety aspects of Tandem Skydiving. Then, it’s time to get ready to take the skies and soar over two miles above sea level!

Once the instructional session is complete you will suit-up and hop on the plane for a 20 minute flight to the Drop Zone and an altitude of 12,000 feet. Prior to the Tandem Skydive, you will be harnessed to your Certified Instructor as you get ready to exit the aircraft. Finally, get ready for an unbelievable 40-50 second freefall.

At an altitude of 5,000 feet, your Flight Instructor will deploy the parachute so that you can gently glide back to earth under the canopy built for two. During your five minute descent, you will be able to help steer the canopy toward a landing back at the dropzone where your friends will be awaiting your arrival.

This airborne activity in Southeast Michigan is an amazing experience for anyone looking for a daring adventure and makes a great gift for any occasion.

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Where It's Located hide

  • Ray, Michigan

Who Is Included hide

The Tandem Skydive Detroit Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant. You will be joined by additional participants.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Detroit Tandem Skydives are offered Wednesday thru Sunday, April thru October, subject to availability. Reservations can be scheduled between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM except on Thursdays and Fridays when appointments are only offered at 2:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Tandem Skydive Detroit includes a 30 to 60 minute briefing, a 40 to 60 second freefall and a 5 to 8 minute parachute ride. The total duration of this experience is approximately 4½ hours.

Weather hide

The Tandem Skydive Detroit may be rescheduled by the Instructor due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat rubber-soled shoes and layers are recommended for this adventure. No baggy clothes, boots, flip flops or open toed shoes. You will be provided with a jump-suit to wear during the experience.

Additional Information hide

Participants must be over the age of 18 years old and a valid Photo ID is required for participation. Participation is limited to individuals weighing less than 230lbs for men, 180lbs for women.

Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate.

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

Participants are required to sign a Liability Release Form prior to flight.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Tandem Skydive Detroit Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

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

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