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Hot Air Balloon Tours

Steamboat Colorado Hot Air Balloon Rides


Imagine the view as you soar high above town and the mountains around Steamboat! 45 minute Yampa Valley flights available. All flights include continental breakfast consisting of pastries, cookies, juice, hot beverages, flight certificate and traditional champagne ceremony. Courtesy transportation from select locations provided upon request. A signed liability waiver is required prior to flight. The decision to fly or cancel will be determined by the weather on the morning of your flight. For this reason, it is crucial to contact Wild West Balloon Adventures, to set up a flight time and give your local phone number after you arrive in town. Maximum of 10 people per flight.

Wear warm winter clothing, especially warm boots, gloves and a hat. Don't forget to bring your camera!


The launch field is located at the Village at Steamboat condominium complex. To get there, take Mt. Werner Drive to Pine Grove Road, turn right and head east to the launch field at the Village at Steamboat condominium complex. It is across the street from the Tennis Bubble and Meadows Parking Lot. Guests may choose complimentary transport from/to their lodgings.


Hot air balloon tours are available seven days a week and are 45 minutes long. Flights take place in the early morning.

Age Rate*
Adult (13-64) $225
Child (6-12) $140
Senior (65 & up) $210

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*These are 2014-2015 season rates.


Coca Cola enjoys being the soft drink partner to Steamboat and is honored to have the opportunity. Coca-Cola offers the complete beverage experience while you are hard at work out on the slopes.

Bud Light

Anheuser-Busch is proud to support Steamboat Ski Resort by providing adult consumers with a diverse portfolio of beer brands that reflect the company's commitment to quality, heritage and innovation.


Korbel is Steamboat Ski Resort's Official Champagne Powder® partner and is proud to support Steamboat as the presenting sponsor of the 50th Anniversary Celebration.


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GoPro. Be a Hero.

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Vasque is proud to be outfitting Steamboat Ski & Resort with technical, outdoor performance footwear. Vasque is built for all day comfort on the trail, whether it is covered with snow, rock or dirt. Visit the Vasque website (vasque.com).

American Express

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Red Bull

Red Bull is a proud energy drink sponsor of Steamboat Ski Resort. Thanks to a unique combination of high quality ingredients, Red Bull Energy Drink vitalizes body and mind.

Robert Mondavi

Created to celebrate the diversity of California's wine growing regions; Robert Mondavi Private Selection wines are sourced from vineyards ideally suited for each variety, resulting in quality wines that go elegantly and easily to the table for every occasion.

AVIS Car Rentals

Because you’re spending your ski vacation at Steamboat, you can save on a stylish (and practical) Avis rental. Plan your trip today with Avis, the preferred car rental company of Steamboat.

Budget Car Rental

Bunny hill or black diamond, you need to get your gear to the mountain. Lucky for you, Budget is the preferred car rental company of Steamboat. Pick from a variety of vehicles, like roomy SUVs, and products like ski racks to get you to the lodge.


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U.S. Forest Service

With our commitment to the environment comes close cooperation with the US Forest Service.