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Grand Adventure Balloon Tours

220 County Road 522, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Fraser, CO 80442
+1 970-887-1340
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Don't bother emailing them/ Don't recommend

Emailed this company because I had specific questions about proposing to my girlfriend on one of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Benton D
via mobile
The best way to start your day of adventure

Captain Jack and his wife Sue have been balooning for years and this is one attraction you must not... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
dhemphill2016
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Fraser, Colorado
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 04:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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220 County Road 522, Fraser Valley Sports Complex, Fraser, CO 80442
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+1 970-887-1340
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Emailed this company because I had specific questions about proposing to my girlfriend on one of their rides. Being this is a big deal TO ME, I wanted specific information. All I got back was check out our website and a link, which I had...More

Thank Benton D
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

The fact that this review is on tripadvisor makes me believe they need to reevaluate their qualifications for their reviews. The reviewer contacted me through email asking a few questions which are answered on our website, this and the fact that the email was not...More

Reviewed 29 October 2016

Captain Jack and his wife Sue have been balooning for years and this is one attraction you must not miss! On a clear cool morning you take off from the Fraser ball fields and float over the valley for an hour or so. Great views...More

Thank dhemphill2016
scastellion, Front Office Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for this 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed your adventure with us! It trueley is one of the most beautiful places to balloon in the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were able to make the "flight" with very good friends and what a memorable experience it was. The Beauty from 2000 ft above ground (10600 above sea level) was awesome. Captain Jack has so much knowledge of the area as well as expertise in...More

Thank Diane N
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review! Glad you enjoyed the flight and the history of ballooning. The farmers still think we are from outer space over 200 years later. Mountain Valley flying is not about distance it is called a box in ballooning. It...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016

My husband and I recently rode in a hot air balloon with Captain Jack. It was truly an amazing experience! While afraid of heights and slightly afraid of a potential rough landing.... my fears were for naught. Although our flight was delayed an hour due...More

2  Thank Ladybug541
scastellion, Owner at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for this excellent 5 star review! We enjoyed sharing our love of Man's 1st form of flight in the beautiful Winter Park Fraser Valley with you! Mountain ballooning is beautiful and gentle glad you enjoyed your Grand Adventure. Buoyant Regards, Sue & Jack

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Captain Jack was fantastic. He gently floated us around and even dipped down allowing us to touch a treetop. He provided history about the area and was very knowledgeable. We had so much fun. Even the descent was smooth while unpredictable. The staff worked hard...More

3  Thank JeriLG
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review! So glad you enjoyed your Grand Adventure Balloon Tour. It is a lovely way to see the area and learn the history of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and mans 1st form of flight. Thanks for flying with us!

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We did this balloon flight on our first day in Grand Lake and it definitely set the bar high for the other activities we had planned. This was one of the most amazing things I've ever done in my life and I am so happy...More

2  Thank Caitlin M
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Wow!Thank you for such a nice review! Glad we had a spectacular day for your adventure with us. It is an amazing way to start the trip, then you get to see and know the area right away. Helps when discovering other places in Grand...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Beyond being an amazing balloon ride, the whole morning was an unforgettable experience. We drove all the way from Breckenridge after our booking with another company was canceled the day of. Sue was incredibly helpful from the start, not only finding us an open spot...More

2  Thank MCPassport
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review! Glad you found us while staying in Breckenridge. We are the closest year-round mountain balloon ride to Breckenridge & Denver. So glad it was convenient for you to fly with us, before heading back home. Hope you had...More

Reviewed 11 July 2016

The views in Fraser are unbeatable, but Jack, the pilot, made the trip even better. He has a wealth of knowledge about the area which he shares during the balloon trip. Jack goes over how the balloon works, and explains in detail the different ways...More

2  Thank Rebekah M
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review! So glad you enjoyed Captain Jack's history & balloon tour of Grand County. The views are unbeatable and so glad we had nice weather to enjoy it all from above! Buoyant Regards, Capt Jack

Reviewed 8 July 2016

This was an experience that was once in a lifetime - but we'll do it again! : ) My wife and I went to celebrate our anniversary. She is more than a little afraid of heights, so her agreement to do this showed she still...More

2  Thank mattjim65
scastellion, Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Can't wait to fly you all again! No two flights are ever the same and every season is different. Mountain flying is spectacular all year-round. Glad you enjoyed the flight and your fear of heights is no longer. Thanks for flying with us & this...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

If you have ever considered a balloon ride combine it with one of the most beautiful places in the world. Then add in two of the most fantastic hosts and a crew to make you feel like royalty, and you have grand adventures. Sue and...More

2  Thank Stephen T
scastellion, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Adventure Balloon Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this awesome review! We are so glad you enjoyed your Grand Adventure!

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hurschangl
do you offer balloon rides between Dec 26 and January 2? if so where do I find pricing for that?
8 October 2015|
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Response from scastellion | Property representative |
We fly year round. The rate is $250 per person.
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