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.
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
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
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
Winchester Hot Air Balloons offers flights high above fields, streams, and woods in the beautiful Blue Ridge and Shenandoah Mountains. Winchester Hot Air Balloons will help with a romantic flight, wedding proposal, wedding event, birthday treats, and more.
1850 Apple Blossom Drive
Winchester, Virginia 22601
Skyscapes of America flights are approximately one hour, after which the balloon is packed away and adult passengers are then treated to a traditional champagne celebration. If children are flying, Skyscapes also carries orange juice and nonalcoholic sparkling juice. The total hot air balloon excursion takes about 3 hours, one hour being in flight.
3300-D N. Main Street
Anderson, South Carolina 29621
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
Lititz, Pennsylvania 17543
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
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
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