Miles

Born and Raised in Park City, UT

The president and chief pilot, Miles comes from a local family that carries a long heritage of silver & gold mining in the Park City and Idaho areas. Miles is a true native of Park City and enjoys many of the outdoor and cultural activities that Park City has to offer (skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, mountain biking, the arts). Miles has over 28 years and 4,100 hours of mountain flying experience in the world of Hot Air Ballooning. He has flown in places like Napa Valley, CA.; Palm Springs, CA.; Albuquerque, NM.; Sun Valley, ID.; and Aspen, CO.

Miles purchased Park City Balloon Adventures in the winter of 1994.

Park City Balloon Adventures
PO Box 1344
Park City, UT 84060
(435) 645-UPUP (8787)
1-800-396-UPUP (8787)
pilot@pcballoonadventures.com
   

Tom

Born and Raised in Salt Lake City, UT

Tom has a long history of adventure activities in Utah including white water rafting, skiing, mountain biking and hot air ballooning. He learned to fly balloons in Park City in the mid 80's. His resume includes having been the former Sales Manager for Firefly Balloons (a major manufacturer), conducted scientific balloon flights for a joint venture between the USAF, JPL and Lockheed, and he has owned a balloon adventure company in Moab and Park City, UT. Tom was the first to obtain a permit for conducting commercial balloon flights on BLM lands in Southern Utah and has the largest flight area allowed. With over 30 years of commercial and competitive flying experience, Tom has logged flights all over the country including Bentonville and Harrison, AR; Telluride, CO; Boise and Driggs, ID; Bowling Green, KY; Miles City, MT; Statesville, NC; Albuquerque, NM; Syracuse, NY; Post Mills, VT; Tulsa OK; around San Antonio, TX; and Riverton and Rock Springs, WY.

Bill

California

Bill Dobbs has been flying balloons since 1978. With over 6000 flight hours in hot air balloons, Bill is one of the most experienced pilots around and has flown most every size balloon in the ride business, in competition, or as a flight instructor. He has flown all over the west including New Mexico, California, Utah, Colorado and outside the US in places like Mexico.