Float high above one of California's most beautiful landscapes: the foothills of Sierra Nevada! This is one of the most desired ballooning locations in the country, the weather is calm and the vistas are serene. Your flight will launch from the banks of the Consumes River, which makes for extremely unique aerial views. Take in gorgeous views of surrounding lakes, rivers, green trees, and-- if you're lucky-- some local wildlife! One of the most popular parts of this flight is the breathtaking views of Deer Creek Hills preserve. The friendly chief pilot of Sky Drifters is an FAA-certified pilot and has been flying for over 20 years. His experienced crew will make sure your flight is safe, educational, and relaxing. These balloons are held to the highest levels of safety standards so sit back and enjoy the flight. At the end of the flight, there will be a champagne toast around the many wineries by the landing point that offer free tastings!
Launching the balloon from the banks of the Cosumnes River is a spectacular experience and a true ballooning adventure. Unlike many other popular ballooning locations, they will be flying over rivers, lakes, creeks, tall trees, and stunning scenery. In the early-morning hours, it is not unusual to see a variety of both ground and airborne wildlife. With stunning views of the Deer Creek Hills Preserve and thousands of acres of protected oak forests, vernal pools, and wildlife, this location is one of Northern California’s best secrets. With limited vehicular access to these areas, flying a balloon over them provides a rare view of some spectacular places! they also fly a variety of other sites throughout Northern California and the Sierra Nevada’s. Come out and experience one of Northern California’s most spectacular hot-air balloon ride locations!
Elevate your experience! “Buy local, support local!” This phrase holds true with Yolo Ballooning Adventures. They share the best Winters has to offer. Their morning balloon flight starts off at Turkovich Family Wines Tasting Room in downtown Winters, California. The clean and rustic interior sets the perfect mood to start your morning adventure. After your flight, sit back, relax and enjoy a pastry and cup of coffee made with locally roasted coffee beans at Steady Eddys Coffee House. After the sunrise balloon flight, they return to the tasting room to enjoy a glass of locally made Turkovich Sparkling Wine. Yolo Ballooning Adventures is the perfect way to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, honeymoons, engagements or any special occasion for that matter. Yolo Ballooning Adventures offers the most spectacular way to experience the beauty of Yolo County and Sacramento Valley. Come fly with them and see for yourself how spectacular hot air ballooning over Yolo County truly is!