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Morning Glory Balloon Tours

960 Hwy 20, Winthrop, WA
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We had a great time!

I booked a solo flight for 2 as an engagement surprise and it worked out perfectly. The pilot and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adams R
What an amazing view of the Methow valley!

What a wonderful trip! Thank you Kurt, Melinda, and crew for a great experience. Morning Glory and... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
brian b
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Seattle, Washington
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960 Hwy 20, Winthrop, WA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a solo flight for 2 as an engagement surprise and it worked out perfectly. The pilot and crew were very friendly and professional. We had some hesitations going up so high (1,500ft or so) in a floating basket but Kurt made us feel...More

Thank Adams R
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a wonderful trip! Thank you Kurt, Melinda, and crew for a great experience. Morning Glory and Miss Guided are top notch!! The whole crew was looking for ways to include us in the experience giving us an up-close and personal tour of the balloon...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Went with my Dad and Brother. 1st class operation from start to finish. Felt safe, valued and appreciated. Kurt as a pilot knew SO much about everything regarding balloon rides, safety, security and how to created a comfortable atmosphere. His wife Melinda did an amazing...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Kurt and Melinda are so friendly and fun, you'll love ballooning with them and will learn a lot! The Methow Valley is a gorgeous place from the skies. Totally worth the early morning wake-up. I highly recommend.

Thank JilliePepper
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Reviewed 16 October 2013

We had signed up for balloon trips before, but always ended up with weather cancellations. We finally got our trip with Kurt and Melinda, and it was worth the wait. We watched the sunrise over the valley on a beautiful, crisp fall morning. We spent...More

1  Thank LindaD53
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Reviewed 22 July 2013

What did I like about this...... Everything 1) The Views (this area of the North Cascades is a bit of heaven on earth. Seeing things that I'm quite familiar with - from the air - all the usual landmarks look totally different. 2) The sensation...More

Thank wendel i
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Reviewed 11 June 2013

Kurt, Melinda and crew are experienced and top notch Balloonists. The ride was absolutely awesome over the Methow valley. These people make the trip exciting and easy. They instill great confidence and make the whole trip fun.

Thank HalcyonNancy
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Reviewed 17 November 2012

Even if you are afraid of heights, DO THIS! The feeling of rising up in a balloon is like nothing else in the world. There is no feeling of movement. You move up and up until the land looks like a photograph. Kurt, owner and...More

Thank Max J
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Reviewed 8 September 2012

We arrived early in the morning to find Aeronaut Kurt checking the winds while the balloon was just starting to get filled up. That gave us an opportunity to take pictures and see the balloon up close. The flight itself, seeing the river, the patchwork...More

1  Thank Kelly J
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