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About Us

Experience the Thrill of Skydiving

Skydive Seneca Lake is a skydiving operation located adjacent to Seneca Lake in the picturesque landscape of Upstate New York's Finger Lakes region, in the charming town of Ovid. Offering thrilling experiences and professional skydiving services, the center provides tandem skydiving, solo jumps, and training for beginners utilizing highly experienced pilots and skydiving staff. Both of our full-time tandem instructors have made thousands of tandem jumps each. With top-notch equipment and cutting-edge facilities, Skydive Seneca Lake promotes safety while providing an exhilarating experience for all skydiving enthusiasts. Our core values revolve around sharing our love for skydiving with others and promoting a safe and remarkable experience for every tandem and student skydiver. This is an ideal destination for aviation enthusiasts seeking thrills and adventure with awe-inspiring vistas and close proximity to various attractions such as bed and breakfast options, wineries, cideries, hiking, waterfalls, and gorges. The operation stands out from other skydiving centers due to its unique New York Finger Lakes views and our ability to offer tandem skydiving from 13,000 feet above ground. We are conveniently located between Geneva and Ithaca, in-between Seneca and Cayuga Lake. Our main office and drop zone are both located at 2562 Parish Rd, Ovid, NY 14521. Look for our main entrance where you will find a sign for the Ovid Airport. The skydiver check-in area is located in the large building adjacent to our parking area.

Meet Our Team

At Skydive Seneca Lake, we are 100% skydiver owned and operated. Every member of our team is an aviation enthusiast and adrenaline connoisseur! We pride ourselves on our good vibes and ability to provide unforgettable memories. to our customers and students.

Michael Missroon making a skydive over the beach in Arecibo Puerto Rico

Michael Missroon

DZ Management
AFF Instructor

SIgma Tandem Instructor

Megan Walsh making a skydive at DZONE Skydiving in Three Forks, Montana

Megan Walsh

DZ Management
USPA Coach

Jason Dawson performing as a tandem-master at his drop zone Colorado Mountain Skydive in Colorado
Joshua Evans geared up and ready to skydive at Skydive The Ranch in Gardiner, New York

Jason Dawson

Sigma Tandem Instructor/Examiner
AFF Instructor


Joshua Evans

Parachute Packer
Ground Operations Personnel

Matthew Brink piloting an aircraft

Matthew Brink

Lead Pilot

Google Reviews

"Jumping was the best experience of my life. I will never forget the feeling of the parachute opening, or how safe the staff made me feel. Their team is made up of some really cool and funny people. I will definitely jump again, and I will never skydive anywhere else!" -Ryan Ward

"Amazing experience for my 23rd Birthday, amazing instructors talk you through instructions and it’s like muscle memory when you’re up there. Thank you all the team for making my experience so amazing." -Glenn Achampon

"pretty view of the finger lakes. Experienced skydiving instructors who prioritize safety and fun! The owners are awesome and a lot of fun!" -Harlee Kramer

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