Cowboys and the colors of a stampede fill the skies around Walla Walla, Wash., as a balloon lifts through the crowd of inflating envelopes at the annual Walla Walla Balloon Stampede launch on Saturday, May 11, 2013. Approximately 25 balloons launched from the Garrison Middle School athletic fields for the yearly "Hare and Hound" race to the airport. (AP Photo/Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, Jeff Horner)

AP Photo/Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, Jeff Horner