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Start Skydiving’s Business Hours of Operation
If it were up to us, we would skydive all day, every day! Unfortunately, the sun must set at some point and we need to sleep, so check below to see our normal business hours of operation. Our office is typically open M, Th, F starting at 10AM and Sa, Su starting at 7AM (except for when we are closed on Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day). However, sometimes our office is open earlier and/or later depending on the reservations volume, the weather, and the time of season. Our normal skydiving season when we are open full-time is mid-March to mid-November. If you cannot reach us on the phone, please leave a voicemail; we check them as soon as we get back into the office and will return your call as soon as possible! You can also reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday: Office opens at 10AM, jumping until sunset if we have enough jumpers and good weather.
Tuesday: Office is not typically open. No jumping to perform regular maintenance on aircraft and equipment (and to give our staff time off).
Wednesday: Office is typically open from 2P-5P. No jumping to perform regular maintenance on aircraft and equipment (and to give our staff time off).
Thursday: Office opens at 10AM, jumping until sunset if we have enough jumpers and good weather.
Friday: Office opens at 10AM, jumping until sunset if we have enough jumpers and good weather.
Saturday: Office opens at 7AM, jumping until sunset if we have enough jumpers and good weather.
Sunday: Office opens at 7AM, jumping until sunset if we have enough jumpers and good weather.
April & October: Only jumping on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, & Mondays.
March & November: Only jumping on Saturdays and Sundays.
Mid-November to mid-March: Jumping for licensed skydivers ONLY. Temperatures must reach at least 40°F on the ground, pilot and staff must be available, and we must have enough jumpers to efficiently send loads. All communications regarding jumping during these months will occur on the “Start Skydiving – Experienced Jumpers” Facebook page.
Map & Directions
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Middletown Regional Airport
1711 Run Way
Middletown, OH 45042
From Cincinnati: Take I-75 N toward Dayton, take exit 32 for OH-122 W toward Middletown. Turn left to stay on OH-122W – 5.5 mi,turn right at Shafor St – 0.7 mi, Shafor St becomes Nelbar St – 0.3 mi, take second left onto N Verity Pkwy – 0.2 mi, turn right at Elwood St – 0.1 mi, turn left at Wilbraham Rd – 1.0 mi
From Dayton: Take I-75 S toward Cincinnati, take exit 36 for OH-123 toward Franklin/Lebanon Rd/OH-123 N. Continue to follow OH-123 N – 1.5 mi, turn left at Cana St/Riley Blvd/OH-73 W – 0.7 mi, Take the first right onto OH-73 W/State Route 125 – 4.6 mi, turn right at Elwood St – 0.2 mi, turn left at Wilbraham Rd – 0.1 mi
From Columbus: Take I-70 W S toward Indianapolis. Take exit onto I-675 S toward Cincinnati. Take exit onto I-75 S toward Cincinnati, take exit 36 for OH-123 toward Franklin/Lebanon Rd/OH-123 N. Continue to follow OH-123 N – 1.5 mi, turn left at Cana St/Riley Blvd/OH-73 W – 0.7 mi, Take the first right onto OH-73 W/State Route 125 – 4.6 mi, turn right at Elwood St – 0.2 mi, turn left at Wilbraham Rd – 0.1 mi
Where To Stay And What Else To Do
Hotels near Start Skydiving
Whether you are visiting us from Ohio, Indiana, or Kentucky, you may want to spend the night before or after your adventure when you decide to skydive with us. Mention you are with Start Skydiving to get special rates from following local hotels:
5 Minute Call Air BnB
1937 Wilbraham Rd
Middletown, Oh 45042
5 Minute Call is an immaculate Air BnB located around the corner from Start Skydiving. The house is a 1 minute walk from the airport and 7 minute walk to multiple restaurants. Want to make your tandem jump a weekend event? Share the experience with family/friends, celebrate your adventure, and watch other skydivers from your backyard! Spending the weekend at Start Skydiving? Maximize your jumps, save money, and relax next door! Load is on a 5 minute call? No problem! Head to the loading area. On a weather hold? Wait it out in the comfort of home! A BurbleMe manifest screen is located in the kitchen. This home is owned and operated by members of Team Fastrax: “America’s Skydiving Team”.
Amenities include: free Wi-Fi, full kitchen, washer/dryer, outside entertaining area with gas grill and fire pit, fresh linens, movie theater-like living room, K-cup coffee maker, soap/shampoo, and an incredibly clean environment.
Indigo Pass Boutique Hotel
1131 Central Ave. 3rd Floor
Middletown, Ohio 45044
Indigo Pass Boutique Hotel is Butler County’s first boutique style hotel bringing six 225 square feet rooms featuring six king-sized beds, all have spacious bathrooms and sitting rooms that covert into a second full-size bed. The room includes a 38 inch smart TV, which includes internet radio, Netflix, YouTube, and complimentary wireless internet, as well as a sweet set-up of coffee, a mini fridge and vintage magazines to make relaxation simple.
Located on the 3rd floor of Torchlight Pass with views of downtown with award-winning restaurant Gracie’s and wellness retreat Haven Yoga below, Indigo Pass is a place for true escape and adventure. Make reservations for dinner, sign up for a yoga class, and book a massage or hair appointment to make your Middletown journey complete.
Indigo Pass is a place for rest and relaxation after a day skydiving, kayaking, hitting the bike trails along the Great Miami, or enjoying the dynamic downtown’s entertainment and dining.
Drury Inn & Suites – Skydiver Rating is an A++
3320 Village Drive
Middletown, Ohio 45005
Amenities include: free hot breakfast, free wi-fi internet access, free parking, pets allowed upon request, non-smoking, air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, a microwave, refrigerator, and safe, heated indoor & outdoor pools, a hot tub, & a fitness center.
This hotel is new and the rooms are impeccably clean and spacious. The breakfast is excellent.
Hampton Inn – Skydiver Rating is an A+
2880 Towne Blvd.
Middletown, Ohio 45044
Amenities include: free hot breakfast, free wi-fi internet access, free parking, non-smoking, air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, a microwave, refrigerator, and safe, a heated indoor pool, & a fitness center.
This hotel is new and the rooms are clean and the breakfast is good.
Holiday Inn Express – Skydiver Rating is an A
6575 Terhune Drive
Middletown, Ohio 45044
Amenities include: free hot breakfast, free wi-fi internet access, free parking, non-smoking, air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, a microwave, refrigerator, and safe, a heated indoor pool, & a hot tub.
This hotel is new and the rooms are very clean yet small. The breakfast is good.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott
6750 Roosevelt Parkway
3458 Commerce Drive
3553 Commerce Drive
View a complete list of Warren County hotels
Things to do after skydiving
Keep your adrenaline pumping long after your thrilling jump with Start Skydiving. Butler County, and the surrounding region, is full of exciting one-of-a-kind adventures that are guaranteed to help you make the most out of your trip to Start Skydiving.
For the water sport enthusiast, head to Wake Nation in Fairfield. Wake Nation is the first and only cable wake park in the tri-state area. Wake Nation offers beginners and experienced riders the opportunity to wakeboard, water ski, kneeboard, and wake skate on their 10-acre lake all without a boat!
Bring your friends and pick a team because it’s on! Paintball Country is the largest paintball facility in the Cincinnati area! Bring the family out for some fun, organize a company event, set up a birthday or even plan bachelor and bachelorette parties here! Large groups of 15 or more are welcome.
Experience heart stopping thrills at Kings Island in Mason. Kings Island is the largest amusement and waterpark in the Midwest! With 14 thrill-inducing roller coasters and the all-new premier water park, Soak City, featuring 30 exciting water slides, Kings Island is guaranteed to satisfy even the biggest adrenaline junkies.
For fast paced thrills, check out Full Throttle Indoor Karting in Springdale. Full Throttle features a challenging quarter mile track with 14 exciting turns and state-of-the-art power and precision handling karts that reach speeds up to 40 mph.
For more fun and excitement in Butler County, as well as comprehensive information about dining and accommodations, visit: www.gettothebc.com.