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Beach Landing Tandem Skydive! Jump over beautiful historic Galveston and the Gulf Of Mexico. Let our Veterans, who are also skydive veterans, take you on the thrill of a lifetime from up to 14000ft at 120 mph, before landing you gently back on...more
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9020 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-9223
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you've always wanted to skydive but weren't sure where to start, visit Skydive Galveston! Simon Walton & co. took me up for my first-ever jump on January 5, and it was a spectacular experience "upstairs" over the Gulf. I felt very safe with Simon...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Elaine A
Skydivinggalveston, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Miss Elaine, your review pretty much popped our socks off, so a huge thank you! Mile-stone birthdays are always the best spent jumping out of planes. Now that you have experienced the freedom of flight, we hope you will allow us the privilege of sharing...More

Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I recently did our first jump with Skydive Galveston. After a couple delays for weather we were finally able to make it down from Houston to do it. My wife had the idea to do it for her birthday. I never thought...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Skydivinggalveston, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Thank you for being patient with the weather! Thank you for letting us make you feel at ease and thank you for an amazing review. We can’t wait to see you guys again! Been staring at the sky much??😬😬

Reviewed 7 November 2018

If you are looking to skydive in the area I highly recommend Skydive Galveston! I had a great time! Everyone was amazing and did such a wonderful job of making me feel comfortable and relaxed. Special thanks to my instructor Donny for being awesome, keeping...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

You are very welcome and thank you for an awesome review. Jumping with us and leaving feeling like part of the family and not just a number is completely what we are about, so welcome to the family and to our world. Pretty stoked the...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Crossed off the bucket list! The staff was funny, but serious when it counted. Never had been in that small of a plane before, great views, very safety conscious, after all you should be safety conscious, right? They took videos and pictures too! Good times...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol F
Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Wow thank you Carol! It was awesome to be able to throw you from a plane and we can’t me more thrilled at how much you enjoyed it! We guess you’ll be a frequent flyer too. See you soon 😬

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

First of all, to Simon and everyone at Skydive Galveston- you are such amazing, friendly, hilarious people that I am so lucky to have met. You all made a dream of mine come true and my vacation unforgettable. I went to Texas just for this!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thanks for the review Margie. We’re glad we could make your dreams come true and introduce you too our world at the same time. We still can’t over the fact we are drawing people from such huge distances just to jump with us, it is...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I consider this my midlife crisis chance to do something crazy for my 40th BDay, as well as an 18th BDay gift for my daughter. The staff was amazing and the experience indescribable. We went from being terrified to planning our next jump!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Simon W, Manager at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Happy Birthdays!!! It was very impressive to see your transformation, from being quite nervous to definitely doing this again. We are very proud of you and glad we could share these moments with you. Until next time 😬

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Where should I start? My son and I came all the way from Illinois to enjoy this amazing experience. We received a text on Friday that we should call Saturday morning because the weather looked challenging. When I called, Tammy asked if we wanted to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Miss Christy, thank you for coming all that way to jump with us, welcome to the family and thank you for such an in-depth race review. It was truly a pleasure to be able to help you fulfill your promise! Hope you all had a...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

What an great experience my Step-Daughter and Husband had. It was a gift for my Step-daughter’s 18th Bday - and it couldn’t have been better. She went on and on about what an awesome and great experience she had. The staff were awesome to deal...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Welcome to our sky family 😬, even though you didn’t jump, that included you too!! Thank you for leaving us fredbacka and thank you for your kind words. Regrettably you may have to hear how good it was from them for about the next 6-8...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018

For my 50th birthday, I decided to take a leap of faith and do a tandem jump. All I can say is WOW! Everything went exactly as promised and the whole staff was very helpful and getting us checked in and ready to go. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Happy Birthday again!!! Thank you for writing a review and thank you for trusting us with your birthday celebrations. Maybe we'll see you for 51 :).

Reviewed 12 May 2018

Skydiving was something I thought about doing and when a friend suggested going I thought why not? I watched the Will Smith clip on skydiving a few times to give me the courage. We arrived and I admit I was pretty nervous. Simon really calmed...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Simon W, Owner at Skydive Galveston, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Apologies for not replying to your review earlier, we're having some notification challenges on our end! Thank you for coming all the way from CO to see us!!! Well almost - right?!?! We are stoked you had an epic time and thank you for recommending...More

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Tim W
21 July 2018|
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Response from Skydivinggalveston | Property representative |
$209 weekdays, $219 weekends
Iwanna S
6 June 2018|
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Response from LynneB13136 | Reviewed this property |
We paid $300 and it included a cd with pictures and video of our Jump. It was totally worth it!