Tucson, AZ *
If your life is too rooted in the practical and mundane, skydiving centers around Tucson are ready to show you how exciting it can be to plunge through the air after stepping out of an airplane soaring as high as 13,000 feet. Several diving options are available, including tandem, accelerated free-fall, and static-line jumps. All centers have certified instructors and require an initial training session. Phone Desert Skydiving Center (800-441-5867) or SkyDive Arizona (877-313-JUMP). SkyVenture Arizona (888-BODY-FLY) offers classes for adults and children (ages 3 and up), who free-fall in a simulated indoor skydiving tunnel.