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Piedmont Skydiving is the highest rated skydiving center in North Carolina, and the closest dropzone to Charlotte, NC. We specialize in creating unforgettable experiences for first-time skydivers!

The 20 Minute Call [Fun Jumper Prep Guide]

The 20 Minute Call [Fun Jumper Prep Guide]

Is 20 minutes enough time to check off everything you need to do to prepare for a jump? Yes! Broken down into 5-minute increments, this guide will help fun jumpers (hint: that’s YOU!) decide whether to manifest for this load or wait for the next.

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Celebrating life at 12,500 Feet

Celebrating life at 12,500 Feet

“I love adrenaline, speed, everything,” Adam Carpenter shared.  Bucket list items for him included bungee jumping and riding on an airplane.  Little did he know how special that first plane ride would be. Adam received a kidney transplant from his sister in...

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  • Kat F. Avatar
    Kat F.

    Piedmont Skydiving is a great place for a beginning skydiver. Everyone there was great, good vibes all around. Yoda the... read more

    8 months ago
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    seshusai c.

    I had my first jump today and it was freaking awesome!!. My instructor (Allen) was a great guy. His instructions... read more

    8 months ago
  • Mary P. Avatar
    Mary P.

    Wonderful experience. Friendly, knowledgeable staff. Safety is primary, but fun was had by all. If skydiving is on... read more

    1 year ago
  • Yerp V. Avatar
    Yerp V.

    My experience skydiving was AMAZING, and not to forget these people are AMAZING as well! I was well taken care... read more

    8 months ago
  • Trevor H. Avatar
    Trevor H.

    I’ve been to Dropzones all over the world and Piedmont is one of my favorite places to skydive! The staff... read more

    10 months ago