Salt Lake City, Utah

Skydive the Wasatch is one of the closest dropzones to Salt Lake City, just an hour south off of I-15. With the incredible view of the Wasatch Front and a professional, charismatic staff, Skydive the Wasatch is the ultimate place for your bucket-list adventure. 

Looking for an adventure near Salt Lake City? Skydiving is an exhilarating experience that allows you to see the world in a whole new way. And while skydiving anywhere is incredible, dropzones around Salt Lake City and across Utah have an advantage over many others: the view.

About Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City is an “urban gem of the mountain west”. Set in an incomparable backdrop of the Wasatch Mountains, Salt Lake City stands out as a thriving hub of business, culture, innovation, and adventure.

With proximity to 5 National Parks, skiing, and outdoor activities so close to an international airport and a metropolitan city, it’s no wonder why so many businesses, adventure-lovers, artists, and entrepreneurs call Salt Lake City home.

Skydiving near Salt Lake City

In the Salt Lake City and its surrounding areas, there are many wonderful places to eat, shop, and explore. Because of this, you’ll rarely have to drive more than two or three hours for any adventure. Skydiving is no exception.

Skydive the Wasatch is one of the closest dropzones to Salt Lake City, just an hour south off of I-15. With the incredible view of the Wasatch Front and a professional, charismatic staff, Skydive the Wasatch is the ultimate place for your bucket-list adventure.

About Tandem Skydiving

Skydiving is an adrenaline-filled adventure at the top of many bucket lists. For your first-time skydiving, it’s all about the experience. The best way to get the most out of this experience is through a tandem skydive.

Tandem skydiving is one of the most popular ways to experience skydiving for the first time. The main reason? You won’t be doing it alone. You’ll be paired with an experienced and licensed tandem skydiving instructor. That means that you won’t actually be the one doing the work. It’s the job of the tandem instructor to keep you stable in the air, pull the parachute at the right altitude, and steer you back for a soft and safe landing.

The View Before the View

Ready for your next adventure? Getting to Skydive the Wasatch from Salt Lake City takes no time at all, and is an incredibly easy (and absolutely breathtaking) drive. Don’t forget your camera on the road! On a clear day, you should be able to see each of these beautiful landmarks on your way to Skydive the Wasatch:

  • Mt. Timpanogos
  • Utah Lake & Mountains
  • Provo Peak
  • Spanish Fork Peak
  • Loafer Mountain
  • Young Living Lavender Farm
  • Mt. Nebo
  • Salt Creek Peak

If you want to take an even more scenic route, we suggest taking UT-68 S and Goshen Canyon Rd to Country Rd in Juab County.

UT-68 in Saratoga Springs, Utah

Directions to Skydive the Wasatch

To get to Skydive the Wasatch from Salt Lake City, start by following I-15 S. Depending on where you're starting from, you'll stay on I-15 S for about one hour until you reach exit 228.

After you take the exit, turn right onto State Rte 41/UT-28 S, and another immediate right onto Old Hwy 91. Then, take the first left onto Country Rd and continue for 1 mile. Finally, turn left onto N Airport Rd, and Skydive the Wasatch will be 0.8 miles up on the right.

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Addict II Athlete Skydive the Wasatch Event Follow-Up

A Closer Look with 3rd Year Participant, Rob Rich
July 7, 2022 |
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Family Fun Day Trip

Enjoy a day of fun for the whole family, planned by Skydive the Wasatch!
June 21, 2022 |
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Skydive the Wasatch Hosts Annual Addict II Athlete Event

For the 3rd year, Skydive the Wasatch and the Uintah Basin chapter of Addict II Athlete have joined forces for an all-day skydiving event.
May 3, 2022 |
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  • Tyler S. Avatar
    Tyler S.

    Had an awesome experience at Skydive Wasatch. I took my dad to jump for the first time for fathers day.... read more

    6/21/2021
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    Kevin G.

    Hands down the funniest thing I've ever done and I did it with my son Hunter! The staff were great... read more

    5/30/2021
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    Myers M.

    By far the best experience I have ever had! The crew knew how to educate, ensure safety and make it... read more

    6/25/2019
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    Emily L.

    My sister wanted to go skydiving for her birthday and she picked Skydive the Wasatch. And I am so glad... read more

    4/10/2022
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    Natalie M.

    My first time skydiving! They really took care of us and ensured we’d be safe and to have fun !... read more

    6/28/2022
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    Amber A.

    I absolutely loved my experience at skydive the wasatch! The staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. They did a really... read more

    8/30/2021
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    Branden T.

    This was the best experience of my life!! The whole crew was so awesome. This will not be my last... read more

    3/12/2020
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    Truman F.

    They bridged the gap between professionalism so we felt safe, and playfulness so we weren't stressed about the dive. Everything... read more

    6/01/2021
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    Honestine M.

    Such an amazing experience!! 10/10 would do it again! It was my first time and the staff was so welcoming... read more

    5/30/2021
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    Hannah G.

    I absolutely love this dropzone! I came here last week for a tandem to get rid of some jitters before... read more

    6/06/2022

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