Asheville Balloon Company flies in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina. You will ride with a highly experienced FAA certified pilot. Asheville Balloon Company rides are a great morning excursion for visitors and residents alike. Our hot air balloons lift off just west of Asheville, NC for a fantastic view of the mountains of, Read More
The pilot will brief passengers on safety and procedures before they launch. During the flight passengers are encouraged to let the pilot know of other balloons, or obstructions such as power lines, ditches or fences that he may not be aware of. If the pilot has to cancel due to wind and/or rain, your flight can be rescheduled to the next mutually convenient day.
Passengers are required to sign an “Acknowledgement and Release” waiver prior to flight. Captain Tom Mackie has over twenty-five years experience in ballooning and safety is his top priority. Feel free to ask questions. We fly seven days a week as the wind and weather permit.