This exciting Hot Air Balloon Ride near Portland, Oregon begins at sunrise, as you meet with your Pilot just 30 minutes north of the City in Battle Ground, WA. After meeting with your pilot in town, you will head to the perfect launch location for the day and assist with flight preparation the inflation of the balloon's envelope. Once the balloon is inflated, you and the rest of the passengers will climb into the basket while your pilot continues to heat up the air.
As you float in the balloon over southern Washington, you will travel at wind speed for approximately one hour. Along the way, you will enjoy views of Mt. Adams, Mt. St. Helens, Mt. Rainier, Mt. Hood, Mt. Jefferson and when able to climb to 5,000 feet the Three Sisters. The most exciting part of this hot air ballooning experience is seeing the Pacific Northwest from a whole new perspective!
Towards the end of your journey, the balloon will begin to descend back down to earth where your ride concludes with a wonderful sparkling cider ceremony. From Seattle to Portland and everywhere in between, this Air Balloon Ride is an amazing airborne adventure, the perfect gift for any occasion.
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