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Fair Winds Hot Air Balloon Flights

10538 Arapahoe Rd., Boulder Launchsite, Boulder, CO
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Celebrated our 30th anniversary by crossing Hot air balloon ride in the mountains off my wife's... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
D W
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First Class Experience

Went with friends for a first time experience. I have watched balloon fly all over the country, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronald L
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Longmont, United States
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Hot-Air Ballooning, Balloon Ride, Balloon Flight or Balloon adventure, no matter how it's said, Fair Winds is Colorado's Favorite! Just 30 minutes from both Denver or Estes Park, Enjoy Spectacular Views of the Majestic Rocky Mountains over Beautiful Boulder, Colorado. Our daily Flights offer a year round change of scenery including mountain ranges, plains, and wildlife as far as the eye can see! We welcome private parties as well as large groups, and do promotional as well as instructional Flights. A Gift Certificate for a Hot Air Balloon experience with Fair Winds makes the perfect gift for any occasion. "Creating Lifelong Memories" is our promise and commitment to each of our guests.
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10538 Arapahoe Rd., Boulder Launchsite, Boulder, CO
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Celebrated our 30th anniversary by crossing Hot air balloon ride in the mountains off my wife's childhood dream list. The experience exceeded our expectations from start to finish. Jeff and the crews were amazing. Worth every penny!

Thank D W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends for a first time experience. I have watched balloon fly all over the country, but this was my first time to actually go up in one. Fair Winds did a great job of explaining things before they happened and all along the...More

Thank Ronald L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience!! Jeff, Tom and Jeremiah made our experience worth every dollar. We made our trip memorable and highly recommend this adventure!! Is close from Boulder and easy to get there.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This experience was worth every penny. From start to finish this was ran perfectly and was an amazing experience. The operator was super knowledgeable and friendly. We helped with packing up the balloon, which was a great hands-on experience and they provided us with a...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The people that run this business are almost as great as the views. Everything from the booking to the landing was perfect. If you want an amazing view in Colorado look no further. I highly recommend them.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Such a great family memory! The entire experience was fabulous from start to finish. Very personable group. I'd highly recommend this company!

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was truly a highlight of our trip! Great fun from beginning to end. The entire experience was full of once-in-a-lifetime memories. The ride was awesome, the views amazing, and the staff was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. A morning we will never forget!!

Thank wendylou37
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time on the hot air balloon ride with Jeff and his team. They have the whole experience down to a science. You arrive before sunrise to enjoy coffee and breakfast while they are setting up the balloons. It is so fascinating...More

Thank Lauren502
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

My first ever hot air balloon ride was an awesome experience, and Jeff and team made it so. After our Monday flight was cancelled due to weather, I was lucky enough to be able to return on Tuesday because I really wanted to do this....More

Thank dzaborn
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Super fun adventure. The entire staff was friendly and informative. Had a great time from start to finish. We got to the site around 6:45 am and had light snacks and coffee before heading up into the air. We spent about 1.15 in the air...More

Thank anglim9
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gypsygrandma1
24 May 2016|
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Response from Hotair333 | Property representative |
Dear NiftyLady, Thank You for your interest in our Flights….. Let’s see if I can answer your question...and possibly a few others… #1 - Right now, we are offering our “2016 End of Spring Special" at $199.00 per Adult... More
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NewHope51
12 July 2015|
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Dear NewHope51, Thank You for your interest in our Flights….. Let’s see if I can answer your question….and possibly a few others… #1 - Right now, we are offering our “2015 Summer Special" at $199.00 per Adult Passenger and... More
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ASHLEY C
15 April 2015|
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Response from Hotair333 | Property representative |
Dear Ms. Ashley C, Thank You for your interest in our Flights. Lets see if we can answer your questions... #1 - All Balloons as well as ours are propelled by the wind - Its all part of the Adventure - We have had Flights... More
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