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Above It All Balloon Company

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Address: 2835 Brush Creek Road, Snowmass Recreation Center Rodeo Parking Lot, Snowmass Village, CO 81615
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+1 970-963-6148
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Above It All Balloon Company offers scenic hot air balloon tours over the...

Above It All Balloon Company offers scenic hot air balloon tours over the breathtaking mountains of the Aspen/Snowmass area, year round. We offer both public (shared basket) and private trips. All trips originate from the Snowmass Town Park/Recreation Center/Rodeo parking lot at 2835 Brush Creek Road in Snomwass Village, CO. Advanced reservations are required, and all trips are subject to weather. No bucket list is complete without a ride in a hot air balloon. Life is short...go ballooning! (TM)

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Great way to start the day!

Captain Bubba and his crew were great! Our family of 5 loved our early morning hot air balloon ride. It was an extremely well run operation. Bubba went over safety instructions as... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 June 2016
730LovedItaly
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Captain Bubba and his crew were great! Our family of 5 loved our early morning hot air balloon ride. It was an extremely well run operation. Bubba went over safety instructions as his crew inflated the beautiful balloon. Once we got in the basket, it was only seconds before we were floating above Aspen. Bubba explained a bit about how... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I can't rave enough about our experience with Above It All Balloon Company. Pam was a gem in scheduling our flight, and accommodating a reschedule request. Captain Bubba was fun and skilled, and the entire team was a delight. There aren't words for how beautiful it is to explore the valley by hot air balloon; my husband and I were... More 

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Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

This was our first balloon flight and it was incredible . Bruce is a phenomenal pilot. He touched us down twice in the Lake Havasu Channel right beside the London Bridge. This experience far surpassed our expectations. Pam and her ground crew were were totally awesome😃 we would highly recommend this company again. RATING 5/5

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Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

This was our first time in a hot air balloon and it was a great experience! Took the sunrise tour. The pilot Andy/Bubba was great! The company is FAA certified and everything went smoothly. We were up in the air for almost an hour and the company had a champagne breakfast for us when we landed (bagels, fruit, small danishes).... More 

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Avon Lake, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

My wife and I have been completing a bucket list year. She suffered a stroke a few years ago and has some physical challenges. The flight itself was incredible. The crew was amazing with the loading and unloading process. Bubba is an experienced pilot that provided fun insights on ballooning and the area. Definitely worth the experience.

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Bruce W, Owner at Above It All Balloon Company, responded to this review

Hi Steve, Thank you for your feedback. I am so happy that you and your wife were able to join us and that the experience was everything that you had hoped that it would be. Ballooning The Rockies should be on everyone's Bucket Lists! At Above It All Balloon Company, we are always happy when we can accommodate those with... More 

Connecticut Yankee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Wonderful ride above the Rockies in time to catch a spectacular sunrise! The crew was great and Captain Bubba was the best, professional yet entertaining and very informative. We've been going to Snowmass for many years but Captain Bubba taught us a lot about the area, and once landed, he gave a fantastic history of ballooning. Don't hesitate if you... More 

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Thank alipeach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Absolutely terrific balloon ride. Masterful and entertaining pilot. Kids--ages 9 and 13--loved it. Elegant experience. Total high class operation.

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Howell, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Went with my 83 yo Dad for ride with Capt Bubba, and we had the most amazing experience of a lifetime! Capt Bubba is a very experienced pilot, very knowledgeable about the area, and he did an excellent job both piloting the balloon along the valleys and ridges, and explaining how he uses the wind currents in a mountain atmosphere.... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

If you have any doubts about doing this, stop. Just do it and you'll be handled by a truly professional team. Worth every penny, and the early start.

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Thank JohnMulroy40
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Captain Andy "Bubba" picked us up at our hotel before it was light... bleary eyed, we crawled in the van and let him help wake us up with his texas drawl and stories about the area and balloons. Once we got to the launch site and saw the balloon, the excitement started, and never quit. Andy and his team were... More 

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