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Blue Sky Balloons

99 Teller Ave, Beacon, NY 12508-3068
+1 845-831-6917
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Loved it!

This was such a great experience! Bill was wonderful and very knowledgable. We were able to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elizabeth P
New York City, New York
via mobile
Everyone should do this.

I have sought out balloon rides as a tourist around the world, and they have all been grand. This... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
washington dc
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99 Teller Ave, Beacon, NY 12508-3068
+1 845-831-6917
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a great experience! Bill was wonderful and very knowledgable. We were able to participate in helping set up the balloon which was super cool! The views were breathtaking and it was very peaceful and smooth. We definitely recommend! Thank you!

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I have sought out balloon rides as a tourist around the world, and they have all been grand. This ride was no exception. The pilot/company owner Bill is experienced and certified and puts safety first. He is also a low key and gentlemanly guide to...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We went flying with Bill yesterday at sunrise. From the moment we met him, Bill made us feel right at home. This experience was a surprise from me for my husband, and I couldn't have asked for a more knowledgable, friendly and relaxing person to...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2015

My wife had "won" a balloon-ride gift certificate at a charity silent auction quite a while ago and Bill Hughes (the pilot/owner of Blue Sky Balloons) was very accommodating in scheduling the ride after the expiration date. Customer service is very important and Bill did...More

Thank mets_gator
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Our first balloon ride on a cool late October morning (the air was warmer aloft) at the peak of the fall foliage season. Our pilot (Bill) is an expert aviator and a friendly and interesting guide. We didn't even realize we had left the ground...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 16 September 2015

First Time - Ballooning - Fantastic It was a Beautiful Site to see the Hudson Valley from a Hot Air Balloon and a great experience. Bill is a " gentleman and a scholar " when it comes to knowing the Valley and flying, Planning to...More

Thank SHR845
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Brought my wife and 6 year old son. What an incredible experience!!! Bill is an awesome pilot and guide. Took off from a beautiful little farm and traveled across Several towns, overlooking mountains, lakes, creeks, trees and even some homes where the owners came out...More

Thank Shaddai M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Bill is primarily a one man operation with help from a chase truck. He is professional, safe, low key, and a former navy pilot. It was an awesome birthday experience from start to finish. Four people can be enough for a trip so grab another...More

Thank d k
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Bill is a great pilot and the ride is so smooth. He was experienced, courteous, knowledgeable, and an excellent guide while in the air. I will never forget the incredible views, which transformed my perspective of my home town. An excellent time! c:

Thank Cheri F
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Left from Sprout Creek Farm in the evening. Had a great time. Won't be our last balloon ride. Bill was a great host

Thank Ed H
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