Highest-Rated Skydiving Dropzone in North Carolina

Whether you’re a first-time skydiver or an experienced thrill-seeker, Piedmont Skydiving is the perfect place to find your next adventure. Located between Charlotte and Greensboro in central North Carolina, we’re proud to be known as the highest-rated dropzone in the Carolinas!

  • Wow today was my first time ever skydiving and the experience was more than amazing! I have little words to describe the feeling I felt... Read More

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    ciara m.
    6 months ago
  • This was by far one of the coolest things I have ever done. My instructor Derek was awesome. He was so helpful and explained every... Read More

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    Nicole M.
    6 months ago
  • I had my first jump today and it was freaking awesome!!. My instructor (Allen) was a great guy. His instructions were very good and I... Read More

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    seshusai c.
    6 months ago
  • This was one thing that I’ve wanted to do all my life! Jump out of a plane and skydive! I had an amazing experience! Kyle... Read More

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    Tonya H.
    7 months ago
  • My experience skydiving was AMAZING, and not to forget these people are AMAZING as well! I was well taken care of and Allen made sure... Read More

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    Yerp V.
    7 months ago
  • These guys were the coolest of cats we met in a long time! Made an unforgettable situation in so many way comfortable and fun. Great... Read More

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    Vince C.
    7 months ago
  • Piedmont Skydiving is a great place for a beginning skydiver. Everyone there was great, good vibes all around. Yoda the dog to play fetch with... Read More

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    Kat F.
    7 months ago
  • I’ve always wanted to do this, it’s been on my bucket list and I couldn’t get any of my friends to come with me so... Read More

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    Stacey M.
    7 months ago
  • Piedmont Skydive is one of those places where you immediately feel at home; whether you’re doing a tandem or are you’re a sport jumper, you’re... Read More

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    Kevin S.
    8 months ago
  • This was one of the most amazing experiences I have ever had. It was literally breathtaking and adrenaline producing. I jumped with Derek and he... Read More

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    Carla E.
    8 months ago

“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!

First-Time Skydivers

First time jumping? Here’s everything you need to know about tandem skydiving!

High Altitude Jumps

The highest jump in the Carolinas! Up to 80 seconds of freefall from up to 17,500ft!

Learning to Skydive

Ready to clip your tandem wings? Learn about our Accelerated Freefall Program

Licensed Skydivers

Piedmont Skydiving welcomes all experienced and licensed skydivers at our facility!

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.

  • My husband and I went skydiving for my 24th birthday! It was the best experience ever! I was so nervous for our jump just because I have never done anything like this before, but let... read more

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    Amy D.
    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 .

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    Debbie B.
    10 months 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 👍

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    Robert L.
    1 year ago
  • I jumped for the first time today and had an awesome time! It was the biggest rush that I have ever experienced. All of the staff were great and the instructors were top notch. I... read more

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    John L.
    11 months ago

    Where do I begin. I’ve been toying with the idea of skydiving for a minute. So, I kept seeing an ad pop up here on Facebook and decided to check it out. Glad I did.... read more

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    Keenan K.
    10 months ago

    I’ve always wanted to do this, it’s been on my bucket list and I couldn’t get any of my friends to come with me so decided to go for myself!!! I jumped with Allen and... read more

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    Stacey M.
    7 months ago
  • This was an amazing experience. My instructor, Nathan, is well trained. He had a slight malfunction in the chute, being able to guide it when it first opened. His professionalism ensured he immediately fixed the... read more

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    Nathan D.
    1 year ago

    If I could spend every waking hour here I would. Amazing staff and instructors! Very laid back fun & welcoming environment as well. If you skydive you have to jump here!

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    Parker A.
    9 months ago

    Took a group of scuba divers to experience something different. What an amazing day. Awesome staff and instructors. They made a us feel safe and were full of energy to get us pumped up!! ... read more

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    Greg C.
    11 months ago
  • I had my first jump today and it was freaking awesome!!. My instructor (Allen) was a great guy. His instructions were very good and I was little bit nervous when getting on the plane but... read more

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    seshusai c.
    6 months ago

    Did it today at 60 years old. Been on my list for many years. Was a awesome experience with some great people. Already have another jump scheduled for the springtime.

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    Tim L.
    11 months ago

    I went skydiving at Piedmont Skydiving over a week and a half ago and I am still talking about my wonderful experience daily! I had the best experience and I can’t wait to do it... read more

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    Hannah T.
    11 months ago
  • This was by far one of the coolest things I have ever done. My instructor Derek was awesome. He was so helpful and explained every step perfectly. I highly recommend going skydiving at this location.... read more

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    Nicole M.
    6 months ago

    I had a Fantabulous Skydiving Experience, doing the High Altitude Jump for my Birthday!! This is my second time going Skydiving, but Was So Freaking Great at Piedmont Skydiving!! I received my Fantastic video and... read more

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    Takia H.
    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 recommend

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    Jon J.
    8 months 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!

Tandem Skydiving

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