grantelementary, Author at BALLOONS ABOVE THE VALLEY

Harvest in Napa Valley

From August to early November, diligent crews of Napa Valley head into the vine rows to harvest the fruit of their year-long efforts. From wintertime pruning and preparation through the early bud break and, eventually, the emergence of those delicious grapes that will...

Plan your next company outing in wine country

If you are looking for a spectacular way to reward your hardworking staff, consider a company outing to the beautiful and fascinating Napa Valley. The weather is terrific, communities and residents are welcoming, art and culture abound, and there are more fun things...

What does harvest look like?

It’s harvest season in beautiful Napa Valley once again. And there is no more fascinating perspective to view this burst of activity than from a Napa balloon ride guided by a professional Balloons Above the Valley expert pilot. From that unique vantage point, guests...

Harvest in Napa Valley

Seeing and participating as harvest season begins is one of the most fun things to do in Napa Valley. This busy time for the vineyard managers and their crews and the 400+ wineries throughout the fabled Wine Country represents the culmination of the growing season...

Outdoor Adventures

With a spectacular setting, delightful year-round weather, and diverse topography, Napa Valley offers more exciting and engaging outdoor adventures than just about any other location. Couples, families, and groups from nearby or far away can enjoy a wide variety of...