24th Annual - Topeka, KS
Launching - Saturday 7:00 - 7:30 A.M., Sept 11, 1999
Beginning of the second day of the Huff 'n Puff at Lake Shawnee, Topeka, KS starts up before the sun
rises in preparation to go across the city.
Large motorized fans initially begin inflating the hot air balloons to get them upright and
ready for launching.
Some of the balloons launched and heading Northwest over Lake Shawnee towards
All photos © 1999 by D. G. Palmer