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.
The most welcoming dropzone around. No matter what your skill level is, or it’s your first time! The staff and everyone of the employee’s is there to help. It is by far my favorite dropzone... read moreBrian R.4 months ago
Awesome! If you are even considering skydiving, Piedmont is the place to visit. The entire staff (instructors, office, packers, etc) will make you feel welcomed and right at home. ... read moreDavid M.5 months ago
It was a fantastic experience. The staff was excellent. They made you feel very confident and relaxed. Allen is a great instructor to jump with. Highly recommended this place for first timers.Joseph I.5 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.Tim L.7 months 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.9 months ago
I’ve been to Dropzones all over the world and Piedmont is one of my favorite places to skydive! The staff is friendly and fun. The aircraft is awesome. The landing area is fantastic. The instructors... read moreTrevor H.5 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.6 months ago
What an experience!!! Something I have wanted to do since childhood and this was made special by sharing with friends. Everyone there was friendly, funny, reassuring, and really put you at ease. I had so... read moreChristina I.9 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.3 months ago
Three of us went for our birthday celebrations. Best first skydiving experience I could have asked for! I’m still on a high! If you’re considering skydiving, then don’t hesitate booking with Piedmont Skydiving. The... read moreJodi B.9 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