Upper Loon Creek

Airport Identifier:

U72

Elevation:

5500

Latitude:

44.5915781

Longitude:

-114.8231433

The road adjacent to the airstrip is a corridor through the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. Wilderness rules apply either side of the road. A fully developed campground lies about a half mile downstream from the airstrip. Fishing can be good in Loon Creek. Hot springs are located about five miles downstream. The Diamond D guest ranch is about three miles upstream. They will pick you up at the airstrip. For information or reservations 208-861-9206, or email [email protected].  Webcams are not located at the airstrip - they are at  the Diamond D due to availability of wi-fi there.

Airstrip Features:

Windsock

Segmented Circle

Classification:

Primitive Classification

Airstrips have basic navigational aids such as windsocks and runway markers and some limited user facilities. Typically located in remote settings but may be accessed by low-standard road.

Primary Runway:

4/22

Length:

2500

Type:

Turf
Challis

Airstrip Manager:

Middle Fork Dist Ranger USFS
208-879-4102

District:

#7 McCall/Central

District Director:

Dave Irvin
2085218908
[email protected]

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