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Canyonlands Ballooning

Archview Resort & RV Park, Moab, UT 84532
+1 435-655-1389
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"Confidently Floating & Fine Company"

I decided to treat myself to a " Canyonlands Hot Air Balloon Flight" as soon as I received the Moab... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Vancouver, Canada
Colored balloon ride over the slick rock in Moab

It was an unexpected gift for my birthday. Lou took us smoothly in the quiet air of the morning... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Cisco, Utah
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For THE adventure of a lifetime, come join your professional FAA pilot Lou Bartell for a hot air balloon ride over the Canyonlands in Moab, Utah. Imagine ascending to greet the sunrise as you drift among geologic wonders that were being created when dinosaurs roamed the earth. The fragile sandstone of Arches National Park and precarious rock towers drift past, each one defying gravity with you. Your trip to Moab would not be complete without flying with us on this unique and unforgettable balloon adventure. The whole family is welcome. Enjoy this once in a lifetime opportunity... in the safety of the latest "state of the art" equipment. No two flights are ever the same. Most guests, ranging in ages from from 95 to 5, tell us it's their most memorable event of their vacation. Come fly with us at Canyonlands Ballooning for your hot air balloon adventure.
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Archview Resort & RV Park, Moab, UT 84532

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I decided to treat myself to a " Canyonlands Hot Air Balloon Flight" as soon as I received the Moab brochure, but first, I had to get there! I drove for 3 days, from Vancouver BC, via Portland,Twin Falls, enjoying the wide open sky, the...More

Thank Xanthasoma
Reviewed 3 November 2017

It was an unexpected gift for my birthday. Lou took us smoothly in the quiet air of the morning, besides the cliffs colored by the sunrise. We went down in the canyons and over the slick rock, during a fantastic and smooth ride. Definitely worth...More

Thank margaretgovart
Reviewed 29 October 2017

My wife and I went ballooning for the first time Mon. morning Oct.16. Needed to dress warm as it was 32 degrees at the start but once we rose up 500 ft or so temp increased about 5 degrees. The early morning light was absolutely...More

Thank TacomaPuffin
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The ballooning experience was a great and exciting adventure that takes place (Moab - Canyonlands) in a perfect location. The support team was courteous, friendly and highly organized. It was interesting to observe the preparations as well as the post ballooning routine. Captain Lou was...More

Thank stewbolno
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I booked the hot air balloon ride and neither of us had been in a balloon before. An early start meant we were just getting into the balloon when the sun had just risen. We soon set off and headed west across...More

1  Thank dudley8
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Fabulous experience! Captain Lou was friendly, informative, and professional. Incredible views and scenic beauty were provided to all. Captain Lou deftly piloted our balloon into a canyon where we drifted silently along the canyon walls....absolutely stunning and beautiful. Our balloon flight was the cherry on...More

2  Thank Stanley R
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

It’s been a week since my lady friend and I flew with Canyonlands Ballooning and we’re still talking about the flight with big smiles on our faces. The entire activity was organized with professional precision - first-rate personnel and equipment - and the views of...More

2  Thank TominNiceville
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lou is a wonderful Captain, his winning ways, great staff, and the beautiful vistas he will take you over no matter which way you go, will guarantee you a good experience, but DO NOT BE FOOLED! You will not see Canyonlands National Park, and only...More

1  Thank lmorodomi
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We had such a wonderful experience on this balloon ride. The Pilot "Lou" was great!!! He shared a ton of information as we floated across the sky. At all times we felt like we were in good hands. It was a beautiful ride and we...More

1  Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Booked this event based on previous reviews and it did not disappoint! My husband and I were visiting our son who had moved to SLC, Utah last year. We had planned to explore the Moab area which would be the first time for all of...More

Thank Tom O
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29 April 2017|
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Response from JMJNH | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Nancy. Check with Lou. I know we were very tight with 16 people in the basket and the landing was such that we turned on our side, which could make it difficult for a person in a wheel chair. But, it never hurts... More
Charles H
15 August 2016|
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Response from kaybaier | Reviewed this property |
If you call or email Canyonlands, they answer all questions that you have. I think that would be the best way to find out the answer to that.
Kaye B
14 January 2016|
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Response from JOYCE M | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the owner, Sandra, as she and her husband are the best people to work with. Let Sandra know I recommended you contact her and she may be able to help you with the cost. They are very fair people and... More