Please call to book a private basket up to 8 people.
Flights always operate in the morning.
Flights typically start between 7 and 8am.
Flights are approximately 45 minutes.
The experience usually lasts between 2 to 2 1/2 hours.
Wear warm, comfortable boots or shoes and layered clothing.
Limited restroom facilities at the launch site.
Temperatures are normally warmer in the balloon.
Included in your flight:
FAA Certified Pilot/Local Tour Guide
Personalized Flight Certificate
Shuttle Service (upon request)
Flights are weather permitting.
Bring cash, credit card, or check to the launch site.
VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover accepted.
24 hour prior cancellation appreciated.
Cancellation after 6pm the evening prior and the morning of the flight incurs full per person charge.
“What people are saying about us”
Great experience! Bud, Stacia and the whole crew were wonderful. Very informative, fun filled morning viewing the Yampa valley from above!
pammF135VC October 6, 2022
Such a delightful trip with friends. A bucket list for me. It is a well run operation. The owner, Bud, Is a great commentator and story teller. A must do... read more in Steamboat!
MOB10 October 5, 2022
It was a wonderful experience. Bud was a great pilot and his crew did a great job too. We really enjoyed learning the history of ballooning.
kayandhoppy September 30, 2022
Bud did an incredible job piloting us on a wonderfully memorable flight, Mackenzie took amazing photos and provided excellent hospitality, while Kevin and the ground crew setup the ballon and... read more brought us in for a pillow-soft landingall of which added up to an absolutely fantastic experience. What an awesome way to round out a truly special wedding weekend that we will all cherish for many years to come
collink912 September 27, 2022
Had a fantastic time on our high flying adventure! Gorgeous views. Bud, Mackenzie, and the rest of the team were wonderful. They answered all our questions and made us feel... read more very comfortable so we knew we were in good hands. Loved getting a birds eye tour over Steamboat and having a champagne toast after our flight. If you want to know the story behind why there is a champagne toast after each flight, then you'll have to take the tour to find out. Highly recommend. It's a once in a lifetime experience and well worth every penny. What are you waiting for? Go book now!!!
FromAtoZ88 September 27, 2022
Bud, Stacia, and the whole crew was excellent! It was a beautiful flight, Bud the pilot (and there's a great story about Bud and Stacia. Then there's a... read more really cool story about the title Pilot).
If you are flying in the warmer weather be sure to wear a ball cap. Enjoy the view!
michellewC1062OC September 26, 2022
I highly recommend this experience with Wild West Balloon Adventures. My wife and I were celebrating our anniversary with a hot air balloon ride, and the experience exceeded our expectations.... read more Bud, Staysha, and the rest of the crew were awesome. They all worked so hard to make sure everyone was comfortable and had fun. I can’t wait to see the pictures that Staysha took of our flight!
keithlefler September 26, 2022
I have been wanting to do this for many years. The pilot was great as well as the rest of the staff. I was disappointed that we did... read more not travel anywhere except in a circle.
NorthStar659257 September 26, 2022
Without fail, the WWBA team delivers spectacular vistas along with great insights to the area form above. A “must do” for our guests and we continue to enjoy the experience... read more after several voyages.