Hot Air Balloon Rides in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Hot Air Balloons in the Blue Ridge Mountains let you explore the beauty from above! You will feel as if you're suspended from a hook in the sky. Enjoy the silence, the beautiful scenery, and the thrill of being at the mercy of the wind. Soaring across the tops of the trees is an adventure you'll never forget. See below for a list of options throughout the Blue Ridge.
Balloons Over Georgia hot air balloon rides flies over Lake Lanier, Stone Mountain, Kennesaw Mountain, the Atlanta skyline and the beginnings of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountain ranges to the north.
112 Jason Lane
Cumming, Georgia 30040
Friendship Hot Air Balloons offers champagne flights over beautiful Howard and Carroll Counties at sunrise and two hours before sunset.
12465 Barnard Way
West Friendship, Maryland 21794
Asheville Hot Air Balloons is the oldest hot air balloon company in Western North Carolina. Gently ascend into the air and float with the wind, and experience the pure joy of floating above the earth at an altitude ranging between 500-2000 feet.
901 Smoky Park Highway
Candler, North Carolina 28175
FlyWendyFly offers a 36-degree view of Atlanta from a Hot Air Balloon. Flights include balloon ride, pilot briefing, 50-70 minute panoramic flight, deflation, champagne toast and hors d'oeuvres to celebrate the flight (by request only). The adventure lasts approximately 2 1/2 hours.
903 Andover Glen
Canton, Georgia 30115
Blue Ridge Balloon Company offers early morning balloon rides followed by the traditional toast, as well as late afternoon sunset rides followed by the traditional celebratory toast. They also offer breakfast, picnics, and special romance and wedding packages.
540 S. Boston Road
Palmyra, Virginia 22963
Palmetto Sun Balloons offers hot air balloon flights, training, marketing, special events, hot air balloon sales, flight and ground instruction, and pilots supplies.
502 Creighton Drive
Taylors, South Carolina 29687
Sky's the Limit Ballooning flies year-round, twice a day, at sunrise and 2-3 hours before sunset, weather-permitting. On the flight, balloons may fly at altitudes from crop and treetop level to several thousand feet where we can view the scenic expanse of State College, Happy Valley and beyond. After the flight, everyone joins in a champagne (or sparkling cider) toast to commemorate the flight. There's no better way to start or end your day!
120 Baldwin St
Lemont, Pennsylvania 16851
Tailwinds Over Frederick offers a range of services, including hot air balloon flights, promotions, more. Tailwind Over Frederick hot air balloon flights take passengers over the Monocacy Valley, provide a glimmer of sunlight from the Chesapeake Bay, and sights of Sugarloaf Mountain. Launch locations are situated around Frederick County, Maryland, a short drive from the Washington, D.C, Baltimore, and northern Virginia.
11 Wyndale Court
Walkersville, Maryland 21793
Bear Balloon Corp. offers daily flights (weather permitting) over the beautiful foot hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains near Monticello in the Shenandoah Valley.
231 Turkey Ridge Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Fox Fire Hot Air Balloon Rides pilot and owner I.V. Cunningham started flying in 1978 and has been doing adventure flights over scenic West Virginia for over 30 years. He is a licensed commercial pilot with over 3,000 logged hours. Hot air balloon flights usually last about 1 hour or more.
660 Fox Fire Road
Milton, West Virginia 25541