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.
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.11 months 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.10 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 going to leave with great friends! I would highly recommend... read moreKevin S.5 months 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.9 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.11 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 moreGreg C.8 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 moreNathan D.11 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 you are Awesome!!! He’s a Wonderful person and he made... read moreTonya H.4 months ago
Very welcoming and extremely all-around friendly atmosphere. They took me right in with open arms. The scenery is amazing! I witnessed both Winston and Charlotte from Canopy around 4k, I was in awe. Looking forward... read moreChristopher M.8 months 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.7 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!
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