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AMAZING!!!

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... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2015
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Reviewed 6 September 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 their sales in the form of cancellations. They site "Mother Nature" on crystal clear, calm... More 

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Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 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 Gary's sense of humor & his hugs from beginning to end, as well as all... More 

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1 Thank Coloradoans_12
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 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 his great sense of humor! Aftewards while we were enjoying our Mimosas, he shared a... More 

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1 Thank Neecie67
Grand Haven, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 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!. The guy flying this balloon was funny and very experienced. Since he is an owner/pilot... More 

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2 Thank Virginia C
Colorado
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Reviewed 6 September 2014

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

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Clearwater, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 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 to take the balloon ride as this was the end of our vacation. Gary did... More 

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4 Thank James W
Englewood, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 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 well. This man knows his stuff! He is very experienced and answered all our questions... More 

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2 Thank Cindy B
Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 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 owner and his crew are all about safety and wanting you to have a great... More 

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3 Thank Tommythepainter
Aberdeen, Maryland, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 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.

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1 Thank Merritt S
Firestone, Colorado
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2013

I have flown with Gary "Burner" Born twice now, and would do it again in a heart beat! Burner was extremely responsive to me, and made the 16 members of my family who went up with him, feel safe and secure at all times. From the time you arrive at the launch site, until you touch down for your champagne... More 

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