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Grand Adventure Balloon Tours

220 County Road 522, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Fraser, CO 80442
+1 970-887-1340
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Outstanding Air Ride!

Arranged for two in our party to enjoy the Air Balloon Ride....the rest were too 'chicken'! The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vicki V
Amazing Sunrise Flight

My girlfriend and I were in town for a family reunion when we decided to book this flight. It was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter S
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Hot air balloon rides in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Located only 67 miles from Denver, Boulder, Fort Collins, Breckenridge, Keystone, near Grand Lake & Estes Park. Flights provide views of peaks into Rocky Mountain National Park & 5-7 counties on top of the world. View wildlife and history of Colorado from above it all! Balloon rides in the mountains are available year-round. Warm air rises, come balloon with us and rise with the hot air! Winter Balloon Rides are spectacular!
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 04:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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220 County Road 522, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Fraser, CO 80442
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arranged for two in our party to enjoy the Air Balloon Ride....the rest were too 'chicken'! The excursion was AWESOME and the trip of a lifetime. I assure you, I will be talking about this opportunity for the rest of my life! The pilot was...More

Thank Vicki V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I were in town for a family reunion when we decided to book this flight. It was the best decision of the trip. Jack and Sue were incredible. In addition to being our photographer and pilot they told us so much information...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Jack & Sue are an incredible team! Jack is not just an average balloon pilot. He is exceptional. His knowledge of ballooning and the Fraser Valley is second to none. Sue made us feel like family from the time we arrived until after the champagne...More

Thank KabinKats
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The entire trip was fantastic. Captain Jack has extensive experience in the balloon business. And his descriptions of the entire area during the flight was outstanding. It was a beautiful morning and I would definitely do it again. Highly recommend.

Thank A940DUrobins
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for the 5 star review. We are so happy you enjoyed your Grand Adventure Balloon Tour. This area is so beautiful during every season! No 2 flights are ever the same. We look forward to flying you again! Buoyant Regards, GABT

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I called last minute to see if I could schedule us for my husband's birthday, and was fortunate enough that they could fit us in right on the date! What an experience! The skies were clear so we could see all the snow covered mountains...More

Thank gbaeren
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

You are so welcome! We enjoyed sharing our passion of flight with you and our love of this area. Glad you shared your special occasion with us. Thank you for wonderful 5 star review. Exploring something Grand here in Grand County is pretty amazing! This...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Emailed this company because I had specific questions about proposing to my girlfriend on one of their rides. Being this is a big deal TO ME, I wanted specific information. All I got back was check out our website and a link, which I had...More

Thank Benton D
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

The fact that this review is on tripadvisor makes me believe they need to reevaluate their qualifications for their reviews. The reviewer contacted me through email asking a few questions which are answered on our website, this and the fact that the email was not...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

Captain Jack and his wife Sue have been balooning for years and this is one attraction you must not miss! On a clear cool morning you take off from the Fraser ball fields and float over the valley for an hour or so. Great views...More

Thank dhemphill2016
scastellion, Front Office Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thank you for this 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed your adventure with us! It trueley is one of the most beautiful places to balloon in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were able to make the "flight" with very good friends and what a memorable experience it was. The Beauty from 2000 ft above ground (10600 above sea level) was awesome. Captain Jack has so much knowledge of the area as well as expertise in...More

Thank Diane N
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thank you for your 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed the flight and the history of ballooning. The farmers still think we are from outer space over 200 years later. Mountain Valley flying is not about distance it is called a box in ballooning. It...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016

My husband and I recently rode in a hot air balloon with Captain Jack. It was truly an amazing experience! While afraid of heights and slightly afraid of a potential rough landing.... my fears were for naught. Although our flight was delayed an hour due...More

2  Thank Ladybug541
scastellion, Owner at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thank you for this excellent 5 star review! We enjoyed sharing our love of Man's 1st form of flight in the beautiful Winter Park Fraser Valley with you! Mountain ballooning is beautiful and gentle glad you enjoyed your Grand Adventure. Buoyant Regards, Sue & Jack

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Captain Jack was fantastic. He gently floated us around and even dipped down allowing us to touch a treetop. He provided history about the area and was very knowledgeable. We had so much fun. Even the descent was smooth while unpredictable. The staff worked hard...More

3  Thank JeriLG
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thank you for the 5 star review! So glad you enjoyed your Grand Adventure Balloon Tour. It is a lovely way to see the area and learn the history of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and mans 1st form of flight. Thanks for flying with us!

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hurschangl
8 October 2015|
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Response from scastellion | Property representative |
We fly year round. The rate is $250 per person.
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