Skydive Taft

About Skydive Taft Skydiving school in California

For over twenty years, Skydive Taft has been thrilling people with the ride of their life!

Skydive Taft's professional instructors and staff are committed to exceeding your expectations and making your skydiving experience safe and fun.

We invite anyone to come visit us, whether you choose to jump or not. Simply watching the colorful parachutes fall to earth while enjoying a picnic lunch on the grass is a great way to spend the day! There's always a lot to experience and talk about as you immerse yourself in the exhilarating world of skydiving.

Leave your stress behind and come join us at Skydive Taft. Jumping out of an airplane will make you look at the world in a whole new way, literally. And the smile won’t leave your face for days!


Looking to go skydiving near Los Angeles? Skydive Taft is the place to be.

Taft, CA is located about 100 miles from downtown LA, and only that separates you from one of the most popular and premier skydiving venues in California.


  1. From Los Angeles (1 hour 45 min.) Interstate 5 North Exit Hwy. 166. Turn Left. Travel approx. 23 miles to Maricopa, Turn Right on Highway 119/33 by the Shell Station. Travel approx. 8 miles to Taft, Turn Right on Kern Street. You will see the Airport. We are in the first hanger.
  2. From Ventura County (1 hour 45 min.) Travel 126 to Interstate 5 North and follow the Los Angeles directions above.
  3. From Bakersfield (45 min.) Highway 99 South Exit Hwy. 119. Turn right Travel Approx.19 miles to Taft. Turn left on Kern Street. You will see the airport. We are the first hanger.