This is another of the Idaho Division of Aeronautics' well-maintained airstrips, complete with caretaker and 8-passenger courtesy van ($5 per day and 30-cents per mile). The airstrip campground provides tables, stoves, showers, potable water and flush toilets. Caretaker is Ron Robinson. Phone (208) 774-2984 Food, lodging and supplies are available at a lodge 500 yards west of the airstrip. Caretaker Start/End Dates: May 22rd to Sep 16th
AIRPORT SPOTLIGHT (courtesy of Dan Conner the Idaho Division of Aeronautics)
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Airstrips have basic navigational aids and some additional services such as restrooms or camping facilities. May have road access to nearby attractions. Typically located in areas of high use, often in remote settings but maybe accessed by improved roads.
Stuck 'N Stay Emergency Accommodations
Walking distance from Smiley Creek Airport (U87), 1/3 mile up Smiley Creek Road. 3bdr 2-bath house available (if not rented) for anyone stuck. Please text at 707-307-3436 (wifi avail at airport!). Walking distance to Smiley Creek Lodge for food, meals and supplies.
Airstrip Manager:Dan Conner
District:#4 Magic Valley
District Director:Kerry Requa