Welcome to Skydive Greater!

Closest tandem skydiving to Chicago.

If you are looking to skydive near the Chicago area, Skydive Greater is the place for you! Skydive Greater is the closest tandem skydiving to Chicago. Located in Kankakee, Skydive Greater overlooks the Kankakee River with views of the Chicago skyline.

Tandem Skydive - Skydive Greater Kankakee

What is a Tandem Skydive?

A Tandem Skydive involves a student skydiver harnessed to a Tandem Instructor. Our team is not only dedicated to giving you the thrill of a lifetime, but we strive to teach you the basic fundamentals of skydiving (exit, free fall, piloting the canopy, and landing). We hope that you will walk away with excitement in your eyes and the desire to return for more! Skydive Greater Kankakee offers the best Tandem Skydive experience at the cheapest prices!

Photo & HD Video Package - Skydive Greater Kankakee

Photo & HD Video Package

Capture the excitement of your Tandem Skydive with a Photo & HD Video Package. Skydive Greater Kankakee offers our customers the best value in the area and the best background. Meandering Rivers, and the Chicago Skyline make your photos the best they can be. Accept nothing less!

AFF & IAD Student Training Opportunities at Skydive Greater Kankakee

AFF Student Training Opportunities at Skydive Greater Kankakee

If you’ve completed your Tandem Skydive and want more, you’re just like us! Skydive Greater Kankakee now offers training for Accelerated Freefall (AFF), a method that will allow you to become a United States Parachute Association (USPA) Licensed Skydiver at prices that will leave some money in your pocket!


Tandem Skydive
Skydive Solo
Get Licensed
Book Online
Gift Certificates


Fun Jumpers
A License
B License
C License
D License


Our Dropzone
Our Facility
Our Aircraft
Our Team


Photos & HD Video

2015 SEASON: MAY 2 – NOV 15

  • Mon-Fri (3:30 pm – Sunset) 
  • Sat-Sun (8:00 am – Sunset)
  • Weekdays by appointment only!

For more information please call: 844-2-FREEFALL (844-237-3332) or local: 815-939-3334