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Flight Details & Prices
2014 flight season runs from May 24 - October 5
true mountain balloon adventure begins at sunrise amidst the crisp
clean air and the deep blue skies of the South Park Valley located high
in the Central Rockies. Perched 9,000-10,000 feet above sea
level this National Heritage Area offers the ultimate topography for hot
air ballooning with a mixture of vast rolling hills, 360 degree
panoramic mountain views and native wildlife. There are 54, 14,000 foot
peaks in Colorado and 36 of them are visible from our flight area. The
launch site is centrally located for easy access from Colorado's major
resorts (Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper Mountain, Winter Park, Vail and
Beaver Creek), as well as, Denver, Boulder, Castle Rock,
Parker, Colorado Springs, Granby, Fraser, Littleton, Cripple Creek,
Buena Vista, Salida, Canon City, Fairplay, Divide, Manitou Springs,
Jefferson, Conifer, Bailey and Woodland Park.
will arrive at the launch site where hot coffee and snacks await you as
you watch in awe as your balloon is inflated and prepared for flight.
Next you'll climb aboard with great anticipation as your pilot gives you
a briefing and flight instructions. Before you know it, you lift
effortlessly into the air and begin your peaceful journey.
will take in amazing views of the Colorado Rockies as you fly from
treetop level up to several thousand feet while traveling 2 to 10 miles.
During your flight you will be serenaded with classical music
playing softly in the background as your pilot explains the history of
ballooning and points out prominent scenery. After approximately one
hour of magical flight it is time to return to the loving arms of Mother
Earth. Next, it's time to pack up and return to the launch site for a
traditional champagne toast followed by a white linen sit-down breakfast
prepared on site featuring bacon, eggs, french toast, hash browns,
fresh fruit and pastry. At the conclusion of your once in a lifetime
balloon adventure you will be presented with a commemorative champagne
glass to cherish for years to come.
Mountain Flight Prices
2014 standard rates (traditional shared basket flight)
$275.00 per person
The price listed above is current and up-to-date. There are no use fees, taxes or hidden charges.
balloon rides are perfect for Birthdays, Anniversaries, Marriage
Proposals, Honeymooners, Company Parties, Family Reunions and are a
"Must Do" on your Colorado Vacation. We have found that the majority of
our guests are celebrating a special occasion of some kind. With
this in mind, we have tailored our hot air ballooning experience to be a
celebration that exceeds all expectations. We provide not just a
balloon ride, but a lifetime memory filled with amenities.
2014 Mountain flight season runs from May 24 - October 5. Flights are
offered 7 days a week, weather permitting. Due to harsh weather
conditions and persistent strong winds we do not fly any other time of
the year. Please note that our reservations department is open 365 days a
Our fleet of balloons can accommodate up to 23 passengers per day. Larger groups can be accommodated with advance notice.
Please book early in your stay in case inclement weather creates the need to reschedule your flight.
flights are approximately one hour in the air. We fly in a high
altitude, mountainous environment and weather conditions can change
quickly. Therefore, our flights may be longer or shorter than stated due
to weather, safety concerns and/or availability of landing sites.
Please allow a good portion of your morning for the entire experience.
All passengers must sign a Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement prior to participation.
Should you need to change or cancel your reservation we require a minimum of 7 days notice.
A full refund will be issued if you cancel your reservation 7 or more days prior to your scheduled flight date.
If we cancel your flight due to inclement weather or insufficient reservations and you are unable to reschedule we will issue a full refund.