Skydive Finger Lakes is temporarily closed for 2022
Unfortunately, Skydive Finger Lakes must temporarily close for the 2022 season. We are currently engaged in a legal dispute with the owner of the Ovid Airport. Our legal team is confident that we will prevail in our dispute; however, at this juncture, we cannot realistically expect to start jumping this year.
Continuing the life and culture of this historic DZ is incredibly important to us; we want nothing more than to keep skydiving alive at the Ovid Airport for all of our amazing tandem and AFF students. Unfortunately, we have simply been left with no good choices in this situation.
We appreciate all of you so much. If you would like to join the struggle to preserve skydiving at the Ovid Airport, you can purchase a Skydive Finger Lakes T-Shirt at our online store. Shipping is included in the cost, and all proceeds go to helping us fight another day. If you are not a T-Shirt person and want to support our cause, we will also shortly be adding the option to donate up to $20 in $5 increments.
Go Tandem Skydiving
Experience the thrill of free fall and take in the breathtaking views of NY's Finger Lakes all while securely attached to one of our highly experienced skydiving instructors. Tandem skydiving makes it easy for everyone to experience one of life's greatest adventures. We'll have you trained, suited up, and ready to fly in less than an hour. Learn more about what to expect on your first tandem jump.
Learn to Skydive
Would you like to learn to skydive solo? Learn from the best instructors in the industry at Central New York's longest established skydiving center. Skydive Finger Lakes offers a complete student training program that will take you from novice to licensed skydiver in 25 jumps.
Are you an experienced skydiver in NY looking for a DZ to call home? Skydive Finger Lakes has an active, welcoming fun jumper community filled with skydivers of all experience levels and disciplines. Learn more about our historic airport, landing areas, aircraft, upcoming events and more.
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