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Location & Weather

ADDRESS: 6482 County Hwy. K, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.  Note: because of the rural location of the airport, GPS doesn't always get you to the right spot. Please use the Google map below for directions.  

If you get lost, please call the clubhouse (during jumping hours) for directions at 715.726.1616. 


Skydive Wissota is 100 miles east of Minneapolis (about a 1-1/2 to 2-hour drive), 20 miles northeast of Eau Claire, and about 8 miles from Chippewa Falls. 

NOTICE TO PILOTS: Skydive Wissota airport is approximately nine miles east on the 070 radial from the Chippewa Valley Regional VOR (EAU).

Since Lake Wissota Airport is private, permission must be obtained before landing. Caution should be used since jumpers may be in the air anytime. When approaching, monitor 122.75 for more information.

WEATHER: Please check the weather conditions if you have doubts about jumping or are driving a long distance to get to the dropzone. The weather could be stormy in Minneapolis and perfectly sunny in Wisconsin!

For the latest weather, go to AccuWeather. com or phone (715) 832-7990 for an up-to-the-minute recorded message of the current conditions at the Eau Claire airport.


Alternatively, you can click here for METARS and other forecasts for the area. Remember that skydiving completely depends on acceptable weather, so do not show up expecting to jump when it is raining, snowing, extremely windy, or very low clouds.

It is best to call the dropzone before leaving if you are having doubts. To check current conditions at the Skydive Wissota clubhouse, call (715) 726-1616.

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