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Vista Balloon Adventures

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Address: 1050 Commerce Pkwy, Sportsman Airpark, Newberg, OR 97132-7073
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
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Hot Air Balloon Scenic flights from Newberg, Oregon. Monday, Friday,...

Hot Air Balloon Scenic flights from Newberg, Oregon. Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from April 1 through October 15, weather permitting, in addition to Wednesdays in August. Plan on spending 3 hours with us! Your flight is about one hour followed by a catered sparkling brunch.

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We went several years ago and it was so peaceful. You help set up in very early morning. You go over a river and can see balloons reflected in the water. When the balloon... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 February 2017
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Oregon City, Oregon
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Oregon City, Oregon
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We went several years ago and it was so peaceful. You help set up in very early morning. You go over a river and can see balloons reflected in the water. When the balloon comes down , you help pack up, then have brunch. I don't like heights, but really enjoyed this

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I had the opportunity to be on the ground crew for Vista over two summers and because of the hard work, attention to detail, and constantly pestering the pilots to take me up they filled an empty spot in the basket with ME! A gorgeous journey over the scenic valley of farms, hills, rivers, and all our wonderful mountains in... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful and beautiful place to be.... Up high, on a gorgeous morning, in a beautiful red balloon. Breathtaking views.... And a brief touch down on the river! Magical! A MUST when visiting!!! Make sure to book In advance as spots fill up quickly, with typically once launch a day. Sandy is great to work with, super sweet and... More 

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Sandy G, General Manager at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience here. It sounds like you enjoyed the whole morning. We are definitely like a family and hope our guests feel included as well. More 

Newberg, Oregon
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71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our daughter and grandkids gave us the trip as thanks for coming to visit and helping out on the farm. Its was a very overcast day so our pilot was very apologetic. He said he'd make up for the lack of view and scenery with a little excitement. We went up and down the Tualitin River. Said he'd seem some... More 

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

Each flight is definitely unique. Our pilots are great at giving our guests a special experience. Thanks for coming along with us and for your review. More 

Dundee, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I've now ridden with Vista on two separate balloon rides and both were amazing and inspiring experiences. I loved being in the balloon as well as having such a different perspective on everything below me. Vista has everything dialed in and are very professional and clearly experts at what they do. Fantastic experience that I can't recommend highly enough!

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Thank Bryanrupp
PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks for flying with us again. Our pilots and crew love what they do, and love sharing that experience with our guests. More 

Portland, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

My friend and I had an amazing flight experience! It was a picturesque view of over 6 mountains along with the quilted pattern of the Willamette Valley. Our pilot was stellar and the crew made it very fun.

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

We're so glad you had a great time with a wonderful view of the mountains. Thanks for flying with us! More 

Salem, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The Balloon ride was an excellent bonding experiencing. I was looking for an adventure to share with a loved one and this ride fulfilled my hopes. We watched as the balloon was unpacked and inflated. We loaded up and launched in a very short time. The ride was very pleasant. The views were spectacular. Our pilot, Robert showed us that... More 

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

I'm happy to hear it was the experience you hoped for with your loved one. Robert is an expert at what he does and his years of experience are evident. Thanks for coming on a flight with us! More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We left Newborn and went up to 1800 ft, then south and down to the river, then back up to 1800 ft and across the farm land. I wish the flight could have been longer. We only traveled 5-10 miles from the start.

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we're glad you enjoyed the experienced. Balloons only fly as fast as the wind will take them, and in the approx. one hour flight you had with us the winds were blowing at 5-10 miles per hour. Thanks again for spending the morning with us! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had a BLAST, normally, heights kind of bother me, but this ride / flight was so stable and smooth that it didn't feel any different than standing on the ground. The entire staff was friendly and ready & willing to be informative and helpful with safety in the front of their mind. The ride lasted for about an hour... More 

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your flight. We'd love to have you make this an annual tradition and share the fun with others. More 

Salem, Oregon
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28 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

A balloon ride has been on our bucket list for years. Had the opportunity to win this trip for 2 at a fundraiser auction for our grandson's high school band - then added 2 extra spots for him and his brother. Beautiful day, perfect in every way. Our pilot, Kelly, made the trip interesting and fun with her commentary. Don't... More 

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PierreCJ, Owner at Vista Balloon Adventures, responded to this review

We're glad you brought your grandsons and let them have fun in the process. Thanks for flying with us! More 

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