Highest-Rated Skydiving Dropzone in North Carolina
“Hands down one of the most incredible experiences of my life”
At Piedmont Skydiving, we specialize in creating unforgettable experiences for first-time skydivers. We’ll take you miles above the beautiful scenery of central North Carolina, with the Blue Ridge Mountains in one direction and the Charlotte skyline in the other. And with thousands of five-star reviews online, we’re proud to be known as the highest-rated and closest dropzone to Charlotte, NC!
Located in Central North Carolina
Piedmont Skydiving is located in Salisbury, North Carolina, between Charlotte and Greensboro. We’re just 6min off of I-85 S. Our central location makes us the perfect place for a day trip or as an activity on a weekend adventure.
The Experience of a Lifetime
Skydiving is absolutely a life-changing adventure, and something that should be on everyone’s bucket list. But don’t just take our word for it, check out what adventurers like you had to say after their skydiving experience.
Skydiving with Piedmont Skydiving is so much fun! I was attached to Josh who was super cool and a lot of fun! If you’re scared of heights, this isn’t heights, it’s completely different. Just do... read moreAidan S.1 year ago
Just had my 4th jump here and it was an incredible time. This was my second jump with Derek and he was equally as awesome. The people are great and it’s always a good time (:Caitlyn B.1 year ago
Absolutely life changing experience! Thank you to everyone on the team and a big shout out to Derek Abernathy for being the best instructor I could have ever asked for. See you all again soon! 🤙🤙Julian S.1 year ago
Absolutely an amazing experience that everyone should do at least once in their life! My dive partner, Dereck was a true professional and made my time calm and trusting. Thanks 👍Robert L.1 year ago
Great experience .Derick really took care of me. wasn't scared. just enjoyed the thrill of jumping from a plane at 12,500 ft. smooth landing. would recommend highly. exciting and safe .Debbie B.1 year ago
Great venue.... super nice/professional and accommodating staff!!
Went down for a last minute and quick afternoon jump during lunch .... best one ever!
Got in, no line, and was back to the... read moreMark J.1 year ago
Absolutely Amazing experience. My instructor was Derek and he made me feel so comfortable; I did not feel afraid of the heights with him. Thank You for being truly understanding and helpful. Your Awsome !!!... read morePatricia Z.1 year ago
I went to Piedmont Skydiving on 7-23-20. It was an absolutely amazing experience. The staff were the friendliest and most professional people I have had the pleasure of dealing with. I made 2 jumps and... read moreGreg F.1 year ago
Piedmont was absolutely amazing. We made great connections, jumped from a PAC750, and did a high altitude jump. The people there are amazing and helpful. 10/10 would hella recommendJon J.10 months ago
A first-timer and the experience was nothing short of amazing. The entire staff was friendly. Instructors helped you relax and get into the moment. Nothing made me feel as if it was unsafe. The jump... read moreBob S.1 year ago
What is it like to go Skydiving?
Check out our tandem skydiving virtual walkthrough. This visual guide will give you a step-by-step tour of exactly what it’s like to go skydiving at the highest rated dropzone in North Carolina.
Jump Packages, Programs, and Pricing
Piedmont Skydiving is proud to be the highest-rated dropzone in North Carolina, and we work hard to maintain that title. From our charismatic instructors to our planes and equipment, we’ll make sure that your skydiving experience exceeds all expectations. Whether you’re coming to skydive from Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh, or Timbuktu, we’ll make you feel right at home!
First time jumping? We’ll link you up with one of our incredible staff members
High Altitude Jumps
The highest jump in the Carolinas! Up to 80 seconds of freefall from 17,500ft
Learn to Skydive
Ready to clip your tandem wings? Learn about our Accelerated Freefall Program
Groups & Events
Birthdays, proposals, corporate events and more, we’ve got you covered!
Frequently Asked Questions
Questions about skydiving? Check out our FAQs section!
Military, FR, & Students
A veteran-owned and operated drop zone that gives back