Beat the Heat: Hikes, Dives & Hot Air Balloon Napa Rides | Balloons Above The Valley

Nothing beats summer. It’s just a fact. At Balloons Above the Valley we love this time of year. The Valley picks up a golden tan and the weather is ideal for a cool morning hot air balloon Napa ride. As the heat increases throughout the day, check out these fun things to do in Napa Valley to cool down.


Whether you’re looking for challenging trails to high peaks or casual strolls through wooded forests, Napa Valley has it. Nearby, lake Berryessa offers trails along the lake and up the mountains. Skyline Wilderness Park is another great option with 850 acres of wilderness regions and beautiful views. Need some guidance? Napa Native Tours and Active Wine Adventures offer group and private guided hikes through the Valley. Enjoy the breeze of shaded forests with these great trails. This is a great activity after a morning Napa hot air balloon ride.


For those hot summer days, a dip in a pool or a lake seems like the right choice. Lake Berryessa is a favorite for boating, swimming, and kayaking. The Napa River also offers kayaking opportunities and guided tours. Thinking of something luxurious? There are many resorts in the area with incredible pools for families and groups of friends. A cool dip sounds lovely after a hot air balloon Napa ride.

Hot Air Balloon Rides Napa Adventures

We may be a little biased but logically, there is no better way to beat the heat than with a sunrise flight through the sky! Our hot air balloon Napa rides consist of a magical flight with incredible views of the region. See the vineyards from high above and make new long-lasting memories in a Napa hot air balloon.

Balloons Above the Valley offers many packages. A Napa hot air balloon ride is perfect for those seeking the thrill of a flight. Want to eat after? We offer a Champagne brunch package with our hot air balloon Napa ride too! If you want to really experience the Valley the right way though, you can’t go wrong with our wine tour package. This includes a wine tour and Champagne brunch after your majestic Napa hot air balloon ride!