Roaring Fork Skydivers – Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: Is there an age limit for a tandem jump?
  • A: You must be 18 years of age to make a Tandem skydive.

  • Q: Is there a weight limit?
  • A: The weight limit is 225 pounds, anything beyond that is at the discretion of the instructor.

  • Q: Can I get video and pictures of my jump?
  • A: You can get both. Check out the prices section for details.

  • Q: What happens if we don’t jump because of weather or winds?
  • A: There are no refunds, we will issue a raincheck or reschedule your jump.

  • Q: Is tipping required?
  • A:Tipping is not required but if you have a good time and feel the team deserves it just drop it in our cookie jar. Note: (Average is $20)

  • Q: Can we send thank you letters?
  • A: Please do! Post all notes of gratitude to our FaceBook page.

  • Q: Do we have to do a tandem before we start training?
  • A: No you do not. However it is recommended. It gives you a full understanding of what you are about to sign up for!

  • Q: Do you do first jump training?
  • A: We do our jump training between March and May then again September to November.


  • Q: I am in a wheelchair or have special needs, can I jump?
  • A: Most of the time we will be able to accommodate special needs tandem students, but every case will be assessed individually.

  • Q: Do you have riggers on site?
  • A: We have a full service loft, please call for details and pricing.

  • Q: Are there packers on site?
  • A: Yes there are, and they would be happy to pack your rig.

  • Q: Where are you located?
  • A: We are located at the Glenwood Springs Municipal Airport in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Click here for more information.