Wild West Hot Air Balloon Adventures offers 45-minute Yampa Valley flights daily. All flights include continental breakfast consisting of pastries, cookies, juice, hot beverages, flight certificate and traditional champagne ceremony.
2018 Summer Tours Now available for booking Rides are available daily, weather permitting (Closed April 16 - May 18, 2018). Not available Thursdays, June 7 - August 30 or during the Balloon Rodeo, July 14 and 15.
Adult (13 - 64 years)
Child (6 - 12 years)**
Senior (65 years & up)
*2017-18 winter and 2018 summer pricing **Travelers must be at least six years old or at least four feet tall so they can see over the basket edge. Call (877) 783-2628 for tour availability. Flights take place in the early morning.
LOCATION The launch field is located at 36005 East Highway 40 on Dougherty Rd. To get there, take Mt. Werner Drive to Highway 40, turn left and head east on the highway, then make a right onto Dougherty Road to the launch field. It is across the street from the Fairfield Inn. Courtesy transportation from select locations provided upon request.
Preparing for your tour A signed liability waiver is required prior to flight. Guests must confirm reservation upon arriving in Steamboat. The decision to fly will be determined by the weather on the morning of your flight. For this reason, it is crucial to contact Wild West Hot Air Balloon Adventures to set up a flight time and give your local phone number. Each flight can hold up to 10 people or 1500 lbs. During the winter, make sure you wear warm clothing, especially warm boots, gloves and a hat. Don't forget to bring your camera!