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Hot air Balloon Adventures

Above All Balloon Rides

What They Are about

Imagine drifting peacefully above the lush, rolling hills and serene valleys of the Hudson Valley, where the view stretches endlessly beneath you and the sky opens its arms wide. This isn't just any flight; this is an adventure with Above All Balloon Rides, where you can experience the beauty of flying without wings—aboard a hot air balloon.

As the premier hot air balloon company in the Albany area, Above All Balloon Rides promises an experience steeped in tradition, safety, and unmatched aerial expertise. Each flight is a unique journey, taking you over breathtaking landscapes, cascading waterfalls, and the diverse wildlife that calls this region home. It's more than just a ride; it's a gateway to seeing the world from a new perspective—the most gentle and enchanting means of flying.

Under the skilled guidance of Scott Griswold, a passionate, FAA-certified lead pilot and owner, you are in safe hands. Scott loves ballooning deeply and looks forward to every ascent into the sky. His enthusiasm is contagious, and he promises that if you have half as much fun as he does, your experience will surpass all expectations.

Whether you're seeking a magical date, a special family outing, or a breathtaking way to see nature, Above All Balloon Rides offers an unparalleled opportunity. "Come fly with us," invites Scott, and prepare to have more fun than you could ever imagine.

Don't just dream about flying—do it! Book your flight today with Above All Balloon Rides and let your spirit soar above the majestic Hudson Valley. Witness the world from above and discover a whole new way of seeing life’s beauty. This isn't just about flying; it's about floating into the realm of extraordinary experiences.

Are you ready to take to the skies and glide over the Hudson Valley like never before? Join us at Above All Balloon Rides and fly like a bird, where every flight is an adventure and every view is a treasure.

Our Notes 

  • Above All Ballon Rides also specializes in tethered ballon rides for for an exciting addition to your private events, fairs, or festivals

  • Experienced Pilot: Fly with the most experienced pilot in the Albany area, ensuring a safe and memorable journey.

  • FAA Certified and Insured: Rest assured with a lead pilot who is FAA certified and fully insured.

  • Breathtaking Scenery: Experience stunning views of rolling hills, deep valleys, and picturesque waterfalls from above.

  • Gentle Flight: Enjoy the tranquility of ballooning, the gentlest way to fly, making it perfect for first-timers.

  • Stable Flight: Hot air balloons offer one of the most stable viewing platforms, with little sensation of movement.

  • Local Wildlife: Get a unique opportunity to view local wildlife and natural landscapes from a new perspective.

  • Established Tradition: Above All Balloon Rides is a company with a deep-rooted tradition and passion for ballooning.

  • Unique Experience: Open up to a whole new world and see the Hudson Valley like never before.

  • Convenient Booking: Easy and prompt booking options to fit your schedule and preferences.

Above All Balloon Rides

Columbia/Albany Counties, as well as the Greater NY Area


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