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Skydive Finger Lakes

2562 Parish Rd, Ovid Airport, Ovid, NY 14521-9540
+1 315-220-0052
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The experience was so amazing that I am looking forward to skydiving again! The staff couldn't have... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
ChaleneFleming
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Upstate New York
Loved Every Second!

I loved everything about the whole experience. Talking with the owner, Justin, ahead of time made... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
Michael S
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We specialize in first time tandem skydiving with beautiful views of the Finger Lakes, as well as Lake Ontario.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“free fall” (5 reviews)
“bucket list” (3 reviews)
“lake ontario” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2562 Parish Rd, Ovid Airport, Ovid, NY 14521-9540
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+1 315-220-0052
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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

Thank ChaleneFleming
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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

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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

Thank Michael S
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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

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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.

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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!

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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.

Thank Sarah W
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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!

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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

Thank Cristian S
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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!

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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

2  Thank Todd W
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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

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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

Thank Mary W
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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Everyone within 100 miles should skydive with Skydive Finger Lakes in Ovid, NY. The people are so friendly and they make you feel very welcome. If you're a licensed skydiver they even offer fun jumps. You'll have the time of your life! I promise!

Thank Brianna C
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Justin B, Public Relations Manager at Skydive Finger Lakes, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

We appreciate your review, Brianna! Welcome to the Skydive Finger Lakes sky family!

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

What an outstanding group of people! I took my niece to Skydive Finger Lakes as a present for her 18th birthday. I've done a few tandem jumps myself at other places. The way I see it, there are only 3 things that really matter: Safety,...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2016

Outstanding organization and knowledgeable instructors. Great time and phenomenal view of the Finger Lakes on a beautiful day. Would encourage anyone who is thinking of skydiving to try a tandem skydive with Finger Lakes Skydiving. They are great people.

Thank David C
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