Float as gentle as a cloud aboard a traditional hot air balloon and take in the views of the spectacular Missouri countryside. Get up to a mile high and gaze down on the stunning vistas below as you take a magical journey into the wide blue yonder.
Launching from various locations around Columbia dependent upon the direction of the wind, the gentle breezes decide which way you head, to the east lies Lake Dixie Conservation Area with it's wilderness and spectacular lake. To the south is the bustling city of Columbia and it's varied skyline. Whatever way the wind may blow you're guaranteed an amazing experience, incredible views and memories to last a lifetime.
Enjoy a fabulous flight into the wide blue yonder aboard a traditional hot air balloon and gaze down on the diverse and incredible Missouri countryside. From bustling cities and towns, twinkling lakes and rivers, to wilderness and farm lands, the views from amongst the clouds are simply stunning. It's a true voyage of discovery leaving memories to last a lifetime.
Hot air balloon flights are available throughout the year. Flights take place at dawn (primarily on week-ends) and most evenings 2 hours before sunset.
Itinerary: Allow three hours for your entire experience:
- Pre-flight briefing
- Layout and rigging of the balloon
- Balloon flight time is typically 1 hour, however this is dependent on weather conditions
- Retrieval and pack up
- Champagne toast on landing