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.
AE Balloon Flights offers a great "bird's-eye" view of South Central Pennsylvania. AE Balloon Flights soar over York and Lancaster Counties' rolling hills and beautiful farmlands, and they often fly inches above the waters of the Susquehanna River.
570 Riddle Rd
Pennsylvania, York 17406
Valley Ballooning offers flights from the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, with spectacular views of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains, the Seven Bends of the Shenandoah River, wild animals, and tranquil vineyards. Valley Ballooning operates year round, seven days a week.
16350 Old Valley Pike
Virginia, Edinburg 22824
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
Georgia, Cumming 30040
Monticello Country Ballooning offers all inclusive flight packages, including digital photographs, celebratory toast, and flight certificates, as well as transportation to and from the launch site if you are staying locally.
1900 Pepsi Place
Virginia, Charlottesville 22901
Friendship Hot Air Balloons offers champagne flights over beautiful Howard and Carroll Counties at sunrise and two hours before sunset.
12465 Barnard Way
Maryland, West Friendship 21794
Skyline Hot Air Balloons flys in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering private balloon rides and balloon flight training. Private flights include only members of your party and the commercial pilot. Skyline Hot Air Balloons flys all year, when conditions are suitable, including an occasional "polar bear flight" for those who enjoy the winter months.
23 Fishhawk Pass Lane
Virginia, Flint Hill 22627
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
West Virginia, Milton 25541
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
Georgia, Canton 30115
Susquehanna Valley Balloon Company flights accommodate up to three passengers on one flight which lasts approximately one hour. They generally fly on weekend mornings but other arrangements can be accommodated. Flights normally depart from their Balloonport at the Lancaster Airport in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, but they may also fly from Lebanon or Dillsburg, Penn.
500 Airport Rd # I
Pennsylvania, Lititz 17543
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
Pennsylvania, Lemont 16851