Brooke Owen of Adirondack Balloon Flights takes his guests fifteen hundred feet in the air before swooping down for a closer look at the colorful treetops. Story written, produced and edited by Paul Larson. Videography by Jean Ulysse and Blake Cortright, with drone videography by Kyle Rawlins. Production assistant Will Houle.

This project is supported by a grant awarded to Mountain Lake PBS by New York State’s Empire State Development and the I Love NY Division of Tourism under Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Council Initiative, with local support from the Adirondack Foundation.