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Skydive Finger Lakes

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We specialize in first time tandem skydiving with beautiful views of the Finger Lakes, as well as Lake Ontario.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2562 Parish Rd, Ovid Airport, Ovid, NY 14521-9540
+1 315-220-0052
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

As a 60-year-old hip joint recipient determined to catch up on everything she’d missed and more, I decided while still recovering in the hospital that the only thing scarier to me than the surgery would be jumping out of an airplane. Two years later my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kinnakeeto
Reviewed September 1, 2018

I went with a friend - this experience was on her bucket list - I'd always thought about skydiving but never really thought I'd follow through. Well... in my opinion without a doubt one of the best life experiences one could have. If you ever...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

I show up for my appointment for a morning jump. The weather looks beautiful but when I arrive they tell me it's to windy to jump. Of course nobody called me to save me the trip out there and I thought it really is not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

The experience was so amazing that I am looking forward to skydiving again! The staff couldn't have been more supportive in telling us everything we needed to know for our first time jump. There were five of us, of varying shapes, ages, and fitness, and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ChaleneFleming
Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Chalene - you made our day! We all remember our first jump that inspired us to continue on and welcome people to this incredible sport! We're beyond thrilled that you, and your entire group had an amazing experience. We hope you cherish these memories as...More

Reviewed August 26, 2017

I loved everything about the whole experience. Talking with the owner, Justin, ahead of time made me feel extremely comfortable with the process. My girlfriend and I arrived early and were greeted at the door with smiles. Everyone made us feel comfortable, relaxed and excited....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael S
Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2017

We really appreciate the time you took in getting to know us. We are passionate and love what we do. It is also important that everyone walks away with a great experience and couldn't be more happy that the team was able to do so...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

It was a crazy experience and a view to die for. The instructors are very friendly and you can trust them as they believe in security and safety the most. Thank you Justin for making my dive a memorable one.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ojas2july
Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

This is music to our ears! THANK YOU! We do strive for everyone to have an incredible experience and are thrilled we were able to do just that! Thank you again for choosing us!

Reviewed August 7, 2017

This was one of the most exhilarating experiences of my life. The staff members were super friendly and encouraging, their instructions were clear, and the whole experience was just incredibly fun.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sarah W
Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Congratulations, Sarah! We're thrilled you enjoyed your experience and appreciate you choosing us! Cheers!

Reviewed July 24, 2017

Fantastic experience, the rush of the free fall dive doesn't compare to anything else. Great professional crew, I was worried but they kept talking to me and made me feel comfortable. I am 50 and this was part of my do it once "bucket list",...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

We love it when we're able to help those mark off skydiving off their bucket lists! Congratulations, Cristian! Well done!

Reviewed July 11, 2017

Something really sketchy about this place. I set up a jump as a surprise for my daughters 18th birthday on July 4th. I emailed them to make sure this could remain a surprise. Gabriella replied back saying no problem. The day before the jump I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Todd W
Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Todd, receiving a review like this is tough especially as you didn’t experience a skydive with us or visit our facility. Our Tandem Instructors have conducted almost twenty thousand tandem skydives safely and have not injured anyone, we are proud of our safety record. As...More

Reviewed July 6, 2017

If you're old enough to recognize the song, this review's for you. 70-ish grandma, I did not write a review the 1st time I went because it was so incredible, I just couldn't believe it. One month later, 2nd time, different instructor, totally different jump...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mary W
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