Directions for Passengers
To Meeting Location
From San Francisco
Allow about 1:30 travel time. Find Van Ness Street and turn on to Lombard which will bring you to the Golden Gate Bridge. take Highway 101 north to Santa Rosa. Airport Blvd. is 64 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge. You'll take Airport Blvd. exit WEST which will bring you back over the highway, heading west. Turn right at the first traffic light, Aviation Blvd. Then immediately right again into the first parking lot.
take Highway 12 to Highway 101 north to Santa Rosa. Travel approximately 4 miles past downtown Santa Rosa to the AIRPORT BLVD. Exit. Take the Airport Blvd exit loop over the freeway-traveling west. Turn right at the first traffic light, Aviation Blvd. Then immediately right again into the first parking lot.
Travel south on Hwy 101 take the Airport Blvd off ramp.
When coming off the overpass you will see a stop signal at the Aviation Blvd. Turn right at the first traffic light, Aviation Blvd. Then immediately right again into the first parking lot.
There is a Carl’s Jr. fast food at the corner, turn right, turn into the driveway, then turn right again, as if you are going to Carl’s Jr.
On your left hand side you will see a large building where “Kal’s Kaffe Mocha Grill” is located.
397 Aviation Blvd., Suite A, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Park your car in front of Kaffe Mocha. We will be meeting at 06:30 am.
I will be driving a White Ford Van or White GMC with a white box trailer containing the balloon equipment inside. We will travel north or south depending on the wind and weather for our balloon launching.
Please wear layered clothing, a shirt, sweater, jacket and strong shoes (hiking boots, heavy tennis shoes) no open toed sandals or open toed shoes.
If you have thin hair a hat would be advisable due to the radiant heat from the balloon.
See you there,
Captain Chuck CELL 707-293-7760