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Address: Skydive Greater, Kankakee, IL
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+1 815-939-3334
08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 21:00

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SkyDive Greater made this into such a wonderful experience, more so than I had ever imagined. Skydiving was on my list of 50 things to do when 50 list. My husband wouldn't go... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2015
Susan W
Lowell, Indiana
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Lowell, Indiana
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2015

SkyDive Greater made this into such a wonderful experience, more so than I had ever imagined. Skydiving was on my list of 50 things to do when 50 list. My husband wouldn't go, had to wait for my niece to turn 18. The paperwork is a bit daunting, allow plenty of time to read through it all. Smaller than other... More 

1 Thank Susan W
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14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2015

AN OUT-OF-THE-WORLD EXPERIENCE OF TANDEM DIVING WITH VERY PROFESSIONAL BRAD & KENNY (Instructors). Best possible experience of my life.I would recommend this incredible place to everyone!!!

5 Thank Roopaushree
Kankakee, Illinois, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2014

jumped earlier this summer best experience i have every had it was so much fun. the staff was very great nice and friendly. Everyone should go out and skydive here if your in Chicago. Come to Skydive Greater

1 Thank Julia H
leroy, IL
1 review
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Sat. Nov. 1st, 10 of us traveled up from central Illinois to Skydiving Greater at the Kankakee,IL International Airport. It turned out to be one of the best experiences any of us have ever been a part of. Though some of us did not do our homework and research on the place like we should have in advance, the entire... More 

Thank Jeff M
Champaign, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 27 October 2014

On October 26, 2014, I experienced my first [tandem] skydive with Skydive Greater. The entire experience from first seeing their billboard on I-57 North to researching their website then talking with Brad was a 5 on a scale of 1-5; 5 being the highest. The entire crew is fun, friendly & helpful and I could not have picked a better... More 

Thank cee-cee b
1 review
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

I had a lot of doubts about skydiving when the opportunity had come up to go, but after meeting the staff and instructors at Skydive Greater, I have now skydived three times and plan on taking the AFF course to jump solo. It is an awesome place with amazing people and I highly recommend everyone to at least do it... More 

Thank Chris P
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

It was a great beautiful awesome experience. The staff was very professional and easygoing. I completely recommend coming to Skydive Greater for the best jump.

Thank Bernice D
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Just went skydiving this past weekend! Great instructors, awesome staff, and fantastic experience! You should go once in your life and this a great place to do it!!

1 Thank Rt1388
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We went out with a group this weekend and had an unbelievable time. Instructors were professional and they were an excellent group to get along with. When jumping for the fist time, being comfortable is of utmost importance. Skydive Greater did an excellent job of providing that comfort while at the same time providing their professional expertise. If you are... More 

1 Thank Conders
Nashville, TN
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94 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

My first skydive experience and definitely not my last! Brad and Larry do an incredible job and give you a great time. Brad has done this thousands of times and I had no worries at all. And Larry...what a pilot! If you fly up to watch someone jump out, prepare for the ride of your life coming down!! The ride... More 

2 Thank hoppscrouse

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