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The Truth About Skydivers

» December 20, 2016

Skydivers aren't crazy! In fact, they're sensible, calculated people who know exactly what they're doing and do it with precision. Here's the truth about skydivers...

Why Skydiving is the Best Extreme Sport

» December 14, 2016

Skydiving is a true adventure sport--with true risk! It requires your full attention and participation. Here's why we think it's the best extreme sport.

3 Reasons To Add Skydiving To Your Beach Vacation

» November 21, 2016

Planning a vacation to Myrtle Beach? You're about to stumble upon the best thing our fantastic little beach town has to offer: and you won't even see it unless you know to look straight up.

How Long Does Skydiving Last

» November 8, 2016

Ever wondered how long does a skydive last? Thanks to the beauty of mental time-travel, we guarantee it'll feel longer than it actually is.

Solo Skydiving: The Greatest Adventure

» October 26, 2016

Just landed from that first tandem jump? Wondering when you can get back up there under your own parachute to experience your first skydive solo?

How To Cross Skydiving Off Of Your Bucket List

» October 25, 2016

Have you made any progress on your bucket list? Maybe it's time to start! Here's how you can rev yourself into action--and how we can help.

Best Skydiving Views

» September 12, 2016

What's the thrill in skydiving that remains exactly the same no matter how much experience you have? The correct answer, of course: the view. If you're looking for best places to skydive, Skydive Coastal Carolinas has one of the most spectacular views ranking up there with New Zealand & Hawaii.

Planning The Perfect Day In Southport

» September 7, 2016

Planning a vacation to the area? We'll help you spend the perfect day in town. Here's our local's guide of top things to do in Southport, NC!

What You Need to Know About Wingsuit Flying

» August 25, 2016

Skydiving with or without a wingsuit is a beautiful and freeing experience, and the pursuit of wingsuit flying turns the skydiving journey into an exciting mission with a challenging goal.

How Scary is Skydiving? (Not As Scary As You Might Think)

» August 9, 2016

When we tell first-time skydivers that skydiving is way more fun than it is scary, they sometimes look at us like we've grown another arm and started speaking Dothraki. While we could always use another hand and we quite like dragons, the fact remains: we're telling the actual, factual truth. Is skydiving scary, sure! But, it's a lot less scary than you think it is. Here's why.

How to Get Over the Fear of Skydiving

» July 19, 2016

It's not uncommon to have a fear of skydiving before your first jump. It can often be the fear of the unknown that scares you more than anything. Here are a few things to bear in mind prior to your jump.

Why Is Skydiving So Expensive?

» July 6, 2016

For a first-time tandem skydiver, the cost of a single skydive might be a little boggling. Here we look behind the scenes of why skydiving ain't cheap.

Tandem Skydiving: 5 of Your FAQs Answered

» June 22, 2016

A first-time tandem skydiving experience begs lots of questions! As we've been happily answering them for years, we're excited to let you in on a few lesser-known "secrets" of the sport. Read on for more information.

First Time Skydiving: What You Don’t Expect

» June 7, 2016

What is skydiving like? Many first timers have preconceived notions about what to expect on their first jump. What you read here may surprise you.

Tandem Skydiving: How We're Different

» May 25, 2016

Before you book your tandem skydive, here are a few things you might like to know about Skydive Coastal Carolinas.

What Does Tandem Skydiving Feel Like?

» May 9, 2016

If you are considering a tandem skydive over Myrtle Beach or are anticipating your upcoming skydive, you're probably wondering what it's going to feel like.

Here, we try to explain the sensation of tandem skydiving, and also dispel a few myths.

Newest Jump Plane For Skydiving in NC

» April 26, 2016

Skydive Coastal Carolinas has been skydiving in NC for 20 years, but we've never had a jump plane this awesome! Do you live in Myrtle Beach, Jacksonville or Wilmington? We invite you to come check out our new Beechcraft King Air B90 for yourself and see the North Carolina coastline like you've never seen it before.

Planning a Myrtle Beach Vacation? 5 Reasons Skydiving at SCC Should Be On the List!

» April 4, 2016

Skydive Coastal Carolinas is the premier skydiving center for the Carolinas for several reasons, but there's nothing better than our location. Our views are truly hard to beat!

rat hole gear sales and rentals

» February 23, 2016

The Rat Hole is open!