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Skydive Surfcity -Santa Cruz

160 Aviation Way, Suite C, Watsonville, CA 95076-2095
+1 831-435-5169
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Monterey Bay from 14,000 ft -- Worth Every Penny (well, Dollar)!

Skydiving isn't one of those activities where one plops down the credit card and simply enjoys the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
Piedmont, California
Skydive Monterey Bay

Excellent! Very experience, good confident team. Will fly with them again..... More to say? Well if... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2015
Doug A
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We are the only skydiving operator in Santa Cruz County and we boast THE BEST coastal views of any Drop Zone in California. We are the closest Skydiving Operation from San Jose and San Francisco that has coastal views! Our instructors average and experience level of 8.500 safe skydives and some of our instructors have been on formation world records.Enjoy: -Unbeatable Coastal Views of the entire Monterey Bay-Best Safety Records-Most Experienced Tandem Instructors-Amazing Scenic Flight to Altitude- Unique Videos Cover the Freefall AND the Canopy Ride-Check out our personalized Gift Certificates (Best Present EVER!!!)With Skydive Surfcity you will never feel like just another jump. Although our instructors have done many thousands of safe skydives we do realize that YOUR jump may be YOUR first.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
160 Aviation Way, Suite C, Watsonville, CA 95076-2095
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

Skydiving isn't one of those activities where one plops down the credit card and simply enjoys the ride. This was an activity where I was looking for some serious confidence-building professionalism. On the other hand, I wasn't looking for the somber professionalism of, say, a...More

2  Thank HiddenFindSeeker
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Excellent! Very experience, good confident team. Will fly with them again..... More to say? Well if you fly on a week day you save on the cost. There are extra charges for video or photos or higher drop elevation.

3  Thank Doug A
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Experienced staff, who didn't seem interested in engaging with us. They were more interested in talking to each other, which made the experience less fun. The dive however, was awesome. Reasonably priced and a pretty good experience.

Thank Josh B
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Very friendly staff - they have obviously done this a hundred times in the past, yet they had all the patience in the world to deal with our excitement and questions. We both jumped, but we were told over and over that it was OK...More

Thank philkarlberg
Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

We had pre-booked our skydive with Skydive Surfcity and turned up a little earlier than originally planned in the early afternoon. When we walked in we were not greeted by anybody despite there seeming to be a few people milling about. It turns out they...More

2  Thank Jazzwood
Skydivesurfcity, General Manager at Skydive Surfcity -Santa Cruz, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2014

Hello, Thank you very much for skydiving with us and thank you very much for leaving a customer review. This gives us the feedback we need to self- reflect and to improve our service. Of course we regret that you could not give us a...More

Reviewed 1 December 2013

Thank You so much to everyone at Skydive Surficity. The skydive was so much fun , I loved every second of it. Very beautiful place , friendly staff and fantastic atmosphere. I am definitely coming back!

1  Thank Miroslav693
Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

This place was fantastic, the guides were great. My bestie was terrified, but Caleb took such good care of him. Thank you so much!!

3  Thank laurenwalley
Reviewed 18 August 2013

My wife and I celebrated our 1 year anniversary with our first skydive and Caleb and Eric were amazing jump partners. Unfortunately the beach landing wasnt available but we were notified before purchase but we still were able to jump over the ocean which was...More

2  Thank JPMoney309
Reviewed 2 July 2013

I rarely write reviews, but it is very important to recognise the people working hard to give a good experience/memory plus I took the decision to go there based on this website reviews, so its only fair that I also give feedback for future people...More

2  Thank oscar_wells
Reviewed 15 April 2013

We're a couple of virgin skydivers and were made to feel very comfortable. Amazing facilities, people were so friendly and Natasha on reception desk is absolutely lovely. Caleb and Volker were our jumpers and they made us so relaxed and we felt really safe, but...More

2  Thank bumbags
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Raj S
5 April 2015|
Response from Skydivesurfcity | Property representative |
Thank you very much for contacting us. We would love to share your 1st skydiving experience with you! There is no skydiving allowed within the city of San Francisco. The airspace is way to busy due to the proximity to the... More