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Colorado Springs

High But Dry Balloons

Colorado Springs, CO, USA
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Our flight was also canceled 3-4 times due to weather. Of course by that time we could no longer get our money back from living social who were purchased the deal through. Definitely a scam.

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Hilary S
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Buyer beware, the reviews on trip advisor are likely written by the business. We purchased some vouchers as a Christmas Gift. The business cancelled their flight a total of 7 times. The business seems to be scamming people out of their money by not honoring...More

Date of experience: September 2015
31  Thank Chris S
Reviewed July 7, 2015

What an incredible experience this was for my husband & me. A very thoughtful gift from our daughter & son in law. Gary, Dorothy & the rest of the gang were very focused on what they were doing & did a great job. We loved...More

Date of experience: June 2015
4  Thank Coloradoans_12
Reviewed July 3, 2015

My mother and I flew this morning and boy was it a total BLAST! Gary and his crew are magnificent! They really know what they are doing! It was a gorgeous morning and Gary (Burner) made it so much fun with his awesome stories and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Neecie67
Reviewed June 2, 2015

Bought hot air balloon ride in Colorado Springs as a wedding gift for my daughter and her new husband. They called as soon as they got on the ground to tell me how perfect this choice was - utterly convinced that he was THE best!....More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Virginia C
Reviewed September 6, 2014

Got some of my best pictures ever and Gary born was great ... - I've been up three times now, and never disappointed !!!

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed August 24, 2013

After having made reservations two months in advance and having made several confirming phone calls, our family of four arrived Sunday morning for find that Gary, the owner and pilot, had no record of our reservation. This was frustrating and we had no other times...More

Date of experience: August 2013
8  Thank 290jamesw
Reviewed August 20, 2013

My nieces and I took our virgin balloon flight with Gary "Burner" Born and his crew last weekend. If my eyes were closed, I never would have known we left the ground. Smooth as silk the entire flight. And the landing was very gentle as...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank Cindy B
Reviewed July 7, 2013

I am a little scared of heights but wanted to try a hot air balloon ride and I am glad I did. The balloon takes off so smooth that it is almost calming. After 15 minutes I was hanging over the edge taking pictures. The...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Tommythepainter
Reviewed July 5, 2013

We had a delightful flight - our first trip in a hot air balloon! Great activity for a family! Proper precautions were taken with a good sense of humor so anyone nervous would feel at ease.

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Merritt S
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July 1, 2015|
Response from Will H |
Just contacted them and the guy told me it's gone up to $250 per person.
Brian H
June 19, 2015|
Response from Virginia C | Reviewed this property |
$200 per person or $400 per couple. $600 if you want a private ride with just the two of you.