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Top Hot Air Balloon Tours

Take your summer adventures to new heights with a hot air balloon tour which offers a unique birds-eye view of the beautiful mountains. Floating in a basket high in the sky can be intimidating, but this activity is safe for everyone in the family.

Rocky Mountain Hot Air, LLC
Explore the Denver area with a fascinating hot air balloon ride with Rocky Mountain Hot Air, which has been catching currents for over 25 years. The hot air balloon experience is perfect for celebrating special occasions, and this company has an ordained reverend on staff if you would like to “tie the knot” while in the basket. $250 per person. 5075 W. Alaska Pl., Denver.

Wild West Balloon Adventures
Sign up for the experience of a lifetime with the Wild West Balloon Adventures. During the tour, visitors will see stunning views of the Steamboat Springs area, the Flat Top Mountains, and even an inactive volcano called Hahn’s Peak. Early morning flights include a champagne ceremony after the flight and a personalized flight certificate. $295 per person. 753 Dougherty Rd., Steamboat Springs.

Rainbow Ryders
For a beautiful panoramic view of Pikes Peak, head to Rainbow Ryders and fulfill your bucket list with the one-of-a-kind experience. There are several flights to choose from, like the Sunrise Balloon Ride, which takes place from June through September and offers a stunning view. Conclude the adventure with a celebratory toast and commemorative flight certification. Price varies. 1760 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., Colorado Springs.

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