Guide at a Glance
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
Adventure, Air Tour, Hot Air Ballooning, Sightseeing
Gary Born is the Owner and Pilot of High But Dry Balloons. Gary started ballooning in 1981. By the spring of 1981 he acquired his pilot’s license and the next day when he burned a 6′ by 12′ hole in the company’s beautiful balloon , Gary was given the nickname “Burner.” He purchased his first balloon in 1983 and by 1989, he moved to Colorado and began the career as a full-time balloon pilot. Gary loves to share ballooning for the excitement of passengers.