The World is
Experience the World
from a Balloon!
Black Hills Balloons is currently one of the oldest Balloon Ride companies in the USA!
is your chance! Experience the Magnificence of the World viewed from a
Balloon! The beauty of our area makes this one of the most sought after
flights in the world. Drift along, cloud-like, above the peaks and
scenic lakes. Herds of wild buffalo, elk and deer are frequent sights.
What a fantastic way to see the historic Black Hills! All the while
experiencing the oldest form of flight known to man. Enhancing your tour
even more, we follow the flight with a traditional champagne
celebration, personalized flight certificates as well as other amenities
you will enjoy.
OFF TO A FLYING START
With over 20 years of local tour experience, the largest and most modern hot air balloons in the five-state region; Black Hills Balloons has helped thousands of people see things from a different point of view! Black Hills Balloons has a capacity ranging from two to twelve passengers per balloon, and can accommodate nearly any size sightseeing party. Balloon flying is approximately a three-hour activity, consisting of the inflation and launch, the flight itself that is approximately one hour in the air, the pack up and the traditional champagne toast with return-to-base ride. Sunrise, when winds are calm and cool, is the only time of day flights are available. Weather permitting of course.
Balloons are federally regulated aircraft, meaning they are subject to periodic inspection. All of our pilots are federally licensed commercial balloon pilots and instructors. All flights are at the discretion of the pilot, with special consideration to wind and weather. An in-house FAA certified Aircraft Maintenance Station and daily maintenance on our balloons puts you in the best of hands for your tour.
PO Box 210, Custer, South Dakota 57730
(605) 673-2520 Fax (605) 673-4092