Niagara Freefall & Interactive Center

Niagara Falls

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Instructors lead safety training before 120-mph wind speeds keep floaters aloft for pseudo-skydiving sessions in 20-ft.-high air chamber

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Niagara Freefall & Interactive Center - Niagara Falls: $69 for a Six-Minute Indoor Skydiving Flight at Niagara Freefall & Interactive Center in Niagara Falls ($141.60 Value)

The first parachute was invented when Jack, tumbling haplessly from his titanium beanstalk, used an inverted pair of giant underpants to steady his fall. Safely freefall without a burdensome apparatus with today's Groupon: for $69, you get a six-minute indoor skydiving flight at Niagara Freefall & Interactive Center, located in Niagara Falls (a $141.60 value, including HST and electrical service fee).

Niagara Freefall & Interactive Center straps thrill-seekers into its environmentally controlled indoor vertical wind tunnel for an adrenalin rush akin only to skydiving. The trip to zero Gs begins with a 25-minute preflight training that maps out safety, flight-suit assemblage, and choreography for midair foxtrots. Niagara Freefall's six-minute flight then elevates sky-walkers in an air chamber sprawling 20 feet high and 12 feet wide as it faithfully mimics pulling a ripcord and hopping from a plane. As the 140-mph wind speeds gently blast their bodies for 360 earth-defying seconds, gravity-thwarters can assume the mindset of a flying squirrel or attempt to mime eating a banana. The wind tunnel's padded walls and floors ensure safety, and a professional instructor is on hand throughout the jump to monitor all activity. Up to five people may participate in a group, providing the ideal excuse to invest in matching parachute pants after the exhilarating plummet.

Niagara Freefall and Interactive Center

The 12-foot-wide vertical wind tunnel at Niagara Freefall and Interactive Center stretches 20 feet to the ceiling. Inside, it churns with currents of recirculating air—a system that allows its operators to control the wind conditions and temperature regardless of outside weather. Padded walls and floors, as well as trained instructors, keep those inside safe as they're borne aloft by currents of up to 120 miles per hour. Instructors prepare adventurers—who may be as young as 7 years old—for these turbulent conditions during preflight training sessions, during which they divulge flight physics, safety, and communication hand signals. They also encase their visitors in all necessary safety gear, such as helmets, pads, flight suits, and invisible force fields.

Customer Reviews

82 Ratings

My husband has always wanted to jump out of a plane and well lets just say that this was as close as I was comfortable with. Since it was on his bucket list I bought him a package for Christmas and he just did it a week ago and came out with a HUGE smile on his face! It isn't as easy as it looks and well after watching him through the glass and how he struggled lets just say that he will NEVER be allowed to jump out of plane in the future...he would be the one to land in trees! It was a great time and the kids want to try it next time! Thanks for some smiles and laughs!
Tayarna C. · April 11, 2016
Instructor was amazing. Great job of letting us actually get a feel for flying on our own.
Hayden C. · April 4, 2016
Its harder than it looks, but great training and great fun
Kim R. · April 4, 2016
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    Niagara Falls

    6357 Stanley Ave.

    Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3Y6

    905-356-9764

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