Directions:

Turn onto Dougherty Road from Highway 40.

Follow this road and please be kind to our neighbors by driving slowly and watching for children.

Dougherty Road will turn into dirt and you will see a wooden Wild West Balloon Adventures sign.

Continue past the sign, over the bridge, and into our launch field where we will have coffee waiting for you.

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“What people are saying about us”

  •   Our ride was a lovely experience! It was a great last day of our vacation! Riding a hot air balloon is a unique and memorable experience that everyone should try at least once in their lifetime. Bud, the pilot and owner of the company, was...More

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    12/09/2019

      This was an amazing and unique way to take in the beauty of the Steamboat area. I was hesitant as I have a fear of heights, but I wasn't even a little bit scared at any point during the flight. Bud is a fantastic pilot,...More

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    11/12/2019

      Believe all these 5 star reviews - this was great! The owner (Bud) was our pilot and he and his chase crew were both fun and professional. I'm a bit afraid of heights but there was nothing to worry about. He keeps you informed and...More

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    10/06/2019
  •   We rode with Bud in early June on the morning before our wedding and it was absolutely fantastic. We weren't sure that the wind was going to cooperate but Bud and Stacia kept checking conditions and eventually got us safely off the ground. We really...More

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    10/04/2019

      This is the absolute best way to see Steamboat Springs all at once! If you’re lucky, Bud will take you for a dip in the ski lake, and Stacia will bring ballooning history to life as you sip your champagne after the landing. We had...More

    thumb Karen K
    9/20/2019

      Beautiful views at 10,000 feet above sea level! No need to be scared, Bud and his team are experts and strive for safety first. Hot Air Ballooning is a really a serene and peaceful adventure.

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    9/02/2019
  •   Wild West Balloon Adventures was amazing. This is a local family owned and run business (husband- Piolt and wife- Swiss army knife of the operation) The staff is awesome and the experience was incredible. I was a bit anxious and scared due to the unknown...More

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    8/26/2019

      Bud and his crew were wonderful! Scared of heights but this was an amazing experience! Learned about the “champagne toast” after a ballon flight! It was the perfect trip!

    thumb Denise N
    8/19/2019

      This adventure was so amazing! Bud and Stacia are awesome!! You leave there with new friends!! They make this adventure the chance of a lifetime!! 🎈🎈🎈

    thumb Melanie K
    8/08/2019
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