No experience? No problem! A tandem skydive is perfect for the novice with no prior skydiving experience. Jump with one of our professional instructors as a tandem pair from 10,000 feet!
Learn to Skydive
We offer two methods of skydive training - IAD (Instructor Assisted Deployment) and Accelerated Free Fall (AFF). Either way, we'll get your journey started to becoming a licensed skydiver!
Fun jumpers are always welcome at Ozarks Skydive Center! Join us at the friendliest dropzone in America! No politics or sky gods! We will welcome you with open arms!
Know you want to jump? Then let's get the process started! You can call us or schedule your jump online. Either way, we'll make it very easy for you!
Welcome to Ozarks Skydive Center
Welcome to Ozarks Skydive Center! The #1 destination for skydiving Springfield, MO and Joplin!
Located in Miller, MO, Ozarks Skydive Center is just a short drive from Springfield, Joplin and Branson, Missouri, as well as Fayetteville, AR. If you're ready for an adventure, we'd love to host you for your skydive!
Ozarks Skydive Center is a family owned and operated business run by husband and wife team, Bryan and Lyn Wolford. Bryan and Lyn are as passionate about customer service as they are skydiving, and are known as the 'friendliest skydive center in America'. They are dedicated to ensuring that your skydive is one of the most memorable moments of your life!
At Ozarks, you will never feel like a 'number' but rather part of our skydiving family. Our staff and skydiving instructors are highly experienced and always go the extra mile to make sure that every guest is comfortable, confident, and ready to enjoy the adventure of a lifetime.
If you're considering skydiving Springfield for the first time, we invite you to experience the thrill of tandem skydiving from 10,000 feet, showcasing Missouri like you've never seen it before! If you're wishing to take it to the next level and become a licensed skydiver, we can help you reach your goals with our learn to skydive AFF training program.
Experienced skydivers and fun jumpers are an important part of our community and are always welcome at our dropzone.
So why wait any longer? Ozarks Skydive Center makes skydiving in Missouri safe, friendly and fun!
Recent Skydiving Articles
What You Need To Know About Your Tandem Skydive Video
If you've purchased a video package ahead of your tandem jump day, bravo! You've made a wise investment and an excellent decision. From ground school and getting kitted out in your harness and goggles, to the plane ride up and, of course, the awe-inspiring, exhilarating, soul-nourishing, empowering journey down - there's a lot to take in during your skydive. Documenting your experience will enable you to seize the day time and again. Here's what you need to know:
Tandem Skydiving: What to Expect on your First Jump
We have a little secret we'd like to let you in on: Tandem skydiving is easier than you think! It's especially smooth if you know what to expect (and you come prepared with some skydiving tips to optimize the process), so we're here to help walk you, dear first time jumper, through the process of that first jump.
What Happens After the First Skydive
We know how you're feeling because we've all felt it. You have the itch. There's a constant current running through you. All you can think about is how INCREDIBLE, how ALIVE, how AMAZING you felt during and after your tandem experience, and you're hungry for more. We get it; we've been there. Here's a guide to what's waiting for you in the sky:
Pro Tips For a Better Skydiving Experience
We've been dedicating our professional lives to hosting the very best tandem skydives on the planet, and we've been doing just that for as long as we can remember. If you're looking for pro tandem skydiving tips, you most certainly have come to the right place.
There are no upcoming events, use the link below to view some of our past events and see what to look forward to.
- Holiday Sale - Save $30 November 28, 2017
Jump for $179 ($30 OFF) during our 2018 season with this special holiday sales promotion!
- Now Offering Online Reservations April 25, 2016
Booking a skydive or purchasing a gift certificate with Ozarks Skydive Center has never been more easy! For the first time, we are now offering online reservations for our guests.
- Ozarks Logo Update April 17, 2016
This month, Ozarks Skydive Center unveiled an updated logo designed to showcase bolder colors and to better represent the speed of the sport.