Boar's Head Ballooning - Private Flights, Charlottesville

#8 of 10 in Outdoors in Charlottesville
Balloon Ride · Tour
Come fly with one of the most experienced hot air balloon pilots in the world today. Rick Behr has been an FAA Licensed full time Commercial Balloon Pilot since 1974 and has over 4000 hours experience.

What better way to see the beauty of Central Virginia than from the vantage point of a soaring bird? We fly in the foot hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and it is often possible to see Monticello and the Shenandoah Valley.

Before coming to the Boar's Head Inn in 1981 he was chief pilot for the Bombard Society, the most prestigious ballooning business in the world, and has personally flown over 20,000 passengers.
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  • I was staying in the area for a birthday retreat and wanted to knock another time off from my bucket list. Rick was our pilot and he was fantastic. We had a great sunrise hot air balloon ride. We...  more »
  • Rick, Boris, and Chris are an amazing team, and we thoroughly enjoyed the trip! It was a bucket-list experience that my entire family will always remember. From the prep-work to inflate the balloon...  more »

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