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» July 14, 2019
Here's the #1 advice from people who have done it...
» August 18, 2018
Find out the answer to your pining question, can you skydive with glasses or contact lenses; as well as more questions answered for your first time skydiving!
» June 20, 2018
Curious how to skydive for the first time? Learn about the choices for your first skydive.
» May 2, 2018
Learn about different skydiving jump planes and why we love jumping from a Twin Otter at Jumptown!
» March 6, 2018
Find out the different types of reactions first-time skydivers may have! v
» July 11, 2017
Interested in booking a group skydiving adventure at Jumptown? Read helpful tips on what to expect and how to enhance your skydiving group experience.
» April 24, 2017
As you chart your journey to the sky, you're gonna need some baseline information. Here are the quick-and-dirty details to get your skydive started off in the right direction.
» March 29, 2017
While many people choose tandem skydiving for their first jump, here at Jumptown, first-timers can also make their very first skydive solo. Of course each method has its pros and cons. We explore the differences between tandem skydiving and AFF to help you determine which first jump experience is right for you!
» February 14, 2017
If you're the spawn of boss-level worriers, hang in there! We have a few pointers to help you navigate the process of convincing your parents to let you skydive.
» October 25, 2016
The thought of skydiving is a hundred times scarier than the process of actually doing it. That's no surprise--your imagination has a lot of fuel to cook up a crazy story about what a skydive is going to feel like; what might happen; how it's gonna go.
» September 28, 2016
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly? To soar through the air with the wind in your hair? To know what it feels like to freefall at 120mph? For first timers, tandem skydiving is the perfect way to find out! Here we explain what to know about booking your skydive and what to expect on the day of your skydive.
» August 16, 2016
Get the inside scoop on what to look for when you're shopping around to make a tandem skydive. Some distinctions between skydiving centers are easy to miss.
» June 15, 2016
While both attract adrenaline junkies and can be the source of epic levels of fun, skydiving and roller coasters differ in a number of ways. Here, we'll explain what makes skydiving unique.
» May 26, 2016
If you're scheduled to make a tandem skydive, congratulations! We look forward to hosting you! Chances are you may be unsure of what to expect, so we spell it out for you right here!
» April 12, 2016
If you asked anyone from the Boston skydiving community, you would get a resounding 'yes' in answer. It's totally worth it! But if you were to ask the same people 'why do you skydive?' you would get a huge range of answers.
» April 4, 2016
The New England skydiving scene is rich and historic, and without knowing much about skydiving you probably won't know who to choose. Of course, we want you to choose Jumptown not just because we want you to spend money with us, but we want you to have the best experience money can buy.