Duration: 3 hours; $275; It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's you in hot air balloon in the beautiful Rocky Mountains! Join the experienced aeronauts at Colorado Hot Air Balloon Rides for an adventure over the beautiful wilderness of Colorado. You'll begin your journey with complimentary beverages and snacks before you take to the skies. Once in the air you'll float two to ten miles (depending on the wind) as you are serenaded by serene classical music. If the skies are gentle, you may actually be able to fly the balloon for a while! After coming down, you'll enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne, mimosas or sparkling cider while you learn the balloonist's prayer! Enjoy a delicious breakfast prepared by your crew as you learn about the history of the hot air balloon. You'll also receive a souvenir custom champagne glass to commemorate your once in a lifetime balloon adventure.
Explore South Park Valley
a National Heritage Area perched 9,000-10,000 feet above sea level located in the geographic center of Colorado, and the surrounding Rocky Mountains in a beautiful hot air balloon
Enjoy a breathtaking mixture of vast rolling hills, 360 degree mountain views and native wildlife as you enjoy the serene classical music played in the background
Have your choice of champagne, mimosas or sparkling cider and a full sit-down breakfast after your flight
Start out from a centrally located launch site that is 2 hours from Denver
1 hour from Colorado Springs, 1 hour from Breckenridge, 1 hour and 40 minutes from Vail, 1 hour and 15 minutes from Canon City, 25 minutes from Fairplay and 40 minutes from Buena Vista
Note: The flight is for people between 5 to 80 years old.
The flight can't accommodate pregnant women, anyone who requires an assistive device (wheelchair, walker, oxygen, etc.), anyone who has had recent surgery or anyone unable to stand comfortably for at least one hour. Hot air ballooning is not a recommended activity for people who have trouble breathing at high altitude. Upon booking, please provide age and weight of each attendee as well as the town/city that you will be coming from on the morning of the flight in the Special Requests box.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation notice provided at least 7 days prior to scheduled activity date will receive a full refund. There will be no refunds for cancellation notices received within 7 days or for no shows.