Ottawa Airport Inc. has nine cabins available for rent to any jumping guests of Skydive Chicago®.The standard cabins sleep up to four people with a bunk bed and a full bed in each unit and are equipped with electricity and A/C, providing a great shelter from the elements.The Deluxe Cabins come with a queen bed  and loft area and are equipped with electricity, A/C, and a full bath in each unit. The cabins each have an outdoor balcony that overlooks the historic Fox River, truly the best view on the property.

Campground Reservations



Rustic Cabins 1 – 3

Nightly Rate: $65 (includes tax)
Event Pricing: $75/night


Deluxe Ottawa Airport Cabins 4 – 9

Nightly Rate: $125 (includes tax)
Event Pricing: $145/night

Please contact our office for availability: 815-433-0000 or

  • Rates are per unit, and Rustic Cabins do not include bedding.
  • Licensed jumpers please inquire about our monthly rates.
  • A deposit equal to the first night’s stay is required to hold your reservation.
  • Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to reservation.
  • If your cancellation is not received in time your deposit will be forfeited.
  • If you will be arriving after office hours please call the office in advance to make arrangements.

Cougar Campground

Cougar Campground is nestled between the swimming pond and the Fox River close to all activities.  You MUST be Skydiving to camp in Cougar Campground.  Here is a list of Cougar Campground Amenities:

  • 150+ Full Service Campsites
  • Party Pavilion
  • Picnic Tables
  • Clean Hot Showers & Bathroom
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Fishing
  • White Sandy Beach/Sun Decks At Pond
  • Sand Volleyball Courts
  • Rental Cabins

Please leave your pets at home. If you must bring your pet he/she must be on a leash at ALL times. Pets are not allowed in or around the pond, hangar, cabins, or shower house at any time. Thank you for your understanding.

Cougar Campground is owned and operated by Ottawa Airport Inc.

**All campers MUST check in at the office upon arrival and wear a wristband.

Tent Camping Rates

Tent camping for tandem students is available only for the night before and/or the night of your tandem jump, tents not provided.

Must check-in at the office to receive a tent camping tag, which must displayed on your tent. Tent camping is allowed in designated areas only.

  • $5/day
  • $10/weekend
  • $25/week
  • $100/month

RV Slot Rates

RV Slots are on a first come first served basis; full hook up slots are limited.

  • Short Term RV Full Hookup: $30/night, $150/week
  • Short Term RV Electric Only: $25/night, $125/week
  • Monthly Full Hookup: $225
  • Monthly Electric Only: $185

(Monthly RV slot rates include a maximum of 400kwH of electricity per month, overages will be charged at $0.27 per kwH.)