About our Facilities





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We operate year-round full-time Twin Otters at Skydive City!  13500′ of altitude inside comfortable and safe 22-person airplanes.Summer months we have 1 Super Otter and 2 Cessnas online.  In the winter we have 4 full-time Super Otters online plus other specialty aircraft as needed.  Our C-182’s are available for Demo Jumps, hop n pops and other specialty projects.

Camping and On-DZ Lodging

We have more than 14 acres of property, with lots of area for free camping for skydivers only. We have up to 70 RV slots. Half are full serve and rent by the month or season.  Half are electric-only hook-ups and rent by the night, week or month. It is first come first serve but call ahead or email to see whats available.

You can rent a trailer, with bedding from Skydive City – one 2-person bed and 2 bunk beds and the possibility of two more beds. By the night, the week, the month. You can stay overnight here during your stay, which is the best for the most on-DZ fun. Did we mention it’s a great value? Full size refrigerator, stove, oven, air conditioning, heat, microwave, bathroom and shower. Email trailers (AT) skydivecity.com.

Paul and Neelam rent nice trailers – they are clean and comfortable, electric, no water. Email boogienightbungalows (AT) gmail for more info.

 Other Great Amenities at Skydive City

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The Jerry “Bird House” features a beer and wine bar, with walls and walls of nostalgic memorabilia from 50 years of skydiving at Zephyrhills Airport. Watch endless skydiving videos, play pool, throw bags and talk sports and skydiving. Socialize outside with in our tropical Tiki bar. Onsite facilities include the Hard Dock Cafe, Sunshine Factory Pro Shop, Sunset Bar, new expanded laundry facilities, and hot showers. Lots of washrooms and even ‘Women’s Only” toilets. A great fire pit, covered packing and creeping areas, and lots of hang-out space make Z-Hills the social scene after hours and during the skydiving day. Cool off, relax and watch videos in City Hall.

Swoop Pond

Our Swoop Pond is one of the finest facilities  in the world for the Canopy Piloting Sport.  We have hosted 2 National Championships and an FAI World Meet and are hosting the USPA Nationals in 2016 again.  Team Alter Ego, the PD Team and several other world and national champions come to train at Skydive City.  Great spectator viewing for this exciting, fast and daring competition!

Rigging Services

paragone-riggingParagone Rigging operates a full time rigging loft for all your service/repair or rigging needs. For more information contact them at: 813-779-0239 or email: paragonerigging(at)gmail.com

Packing Services

With F.A.A. certified riggers with over 25 years experience on hand all day, rest assured that your rigs will get promptly packed and inspected. Their knowledgeable staff will be more than happy to offer advice and suggestions regarding your gear maintenance and with Paragone Rigging loft right next door any issues can be quickly resolved. If you find yourself on a short call do not despair! They are rarely unable to get you ready on time for your next jump. They also offer packing classes every weekday morning.

Gear Store & Pro Shop


sunshine-factoryThe Sunshine Factory Pro Shop, one of the world’s largest and best suppliers of skydiving equipment is also onsite. Visit with Joannie or Dave for your equipment sales and service. You can email them via sales (AT) sunshine-factory.com or visit their website at www.sunshine-factory.com.

Skydive Ratings


skydive-ratings-websiteGET YOUR RATING IN SUNNY FLORIDA. SkydiveRatings, your # 1 instructional rating school is right here at Skydive City. We teach every instructional rating course from Coach, AFF Static Line and IAD to Strong and Sigma tandem ratings as well as Instructor Examiner ratings. Our school is located in the bunker at Skydive City, look for the red white and blue logo. We have a full course calendar each month and will try to fit in the course that you need while you are at Skydive City. Visit www.skydiveratings.com, email info (AT) skydiveratings.com, or call 813-312-5651.


Canopy Hunters


Canopy Hunters: Have a cutaway? Lost your main or your freebag in the swamp or up in a tree? Don’t get yourself lost or hurt trying to recover your gear when our own local Robert White and team will do it for you. For a VERY REASONABLE price, Robert will retrieve your gear and bring it back home. His track record is almost 100%. Robert White Canopy Retrieval Services: 813-713-2095

Car Rentals

Enterprise has a local office in Zephyrhills. Our corporate rate gets you the BEST RATE in the area plus 10% more off. Book now using our corporate discount!

You may not need a car! Jerry Bird provides an exclusive airport pick-up drop off service for Skydive City. Jerry will take you both ways – pick up and return. Yes, THE Jerry Bird. Talk to Jerry on the ride from the airport about skydiving and debrief on the way home. How cool is that? Call manifest for more info.

Local Hotels & Motels



Ramada Inn Zephyrhills

6815 Gall Blvd.

Zephyrhills, FL 33542



Magnuson Hotel Zephyrhills

5734 Gall Blvd.

Zephyrhills, FL 33542



Microtel Inn Zephyrhills

7839 Gall Blvd.

Zephyrhills, FL 33541



Hampton Inn Dade City/Zephyrhills

13215 US Hwy 301

Dade City, FL 33525



Crystal Springs Motor Inn

6736 Gall Blvd.

Zephyrhills, FL 33542



Clyde’s Cottages

3927 Crystal Springs Rd.

Zephyrhills, FL 33541


Best Western, Plant City

2003 S. Frontage Rd.

Plant City, FL 33563



NOTE: You may get better rates by contacting the hotel directly. Almost all the hotels and motels listed have a skydiver rate of some kind so please let them know that you are skydiving at Skydive City when you book.

We’ll see you when you get here! If you have questions, please call us at 800-888-JUMP (5867) or reach us online via our contact page.