panguitch balloon rally

Panguitch Balloon Rally

Martok's first balloon rally is one of our favorite rallies each year, the Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally.  Panguitch is a small town in southern Utah not far from Bryce Canyon.  During this year's rally, smoke from fires in Brian Head had been choking the town days before but the air seemed to clear out for … Continue reading Panguitch Balloon Rally

balloon camp

High Sierra Balloon Camp

Mid-June people were still skiing in the high Sierras as 19 teenagers gathered for a full immersion experience into hot air ballooning.  This was our first stop on this summer's trip.  The campers, counselors, instructors/pilots and organizers all stayed in a multi-level, hostel style lodge which promoted a great sense of community and convenience. Every … Continue reading High Sierra Balloon Camp