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Johnson Creek Airstrip

FAA Code: 3U2 Latitude: 44.9117222
Elevation: 4960 Longitude: -115.4855278

IAA District 3 - Director Joe Grubiak Idaho's premier backcountry airstip, which means it also is the busiest. The lush-grass airstrip's camping facilities include tables, fire places, toilets and showers. The Idaho Division of Aeronautics maintains two courtesy vans, one 12 and one 15 passenger, for use in the local area. $5 per day, 30-cents per mile. Aeronautics also provides full-time caretakers. Airstrip phone is (208) 633-3333. Fishing usually is pretty good in Johnson Creek. Wifi available.

Airstrip Location:
Operational Status OPEN
City Yellow Pine
County Valley
Manager Dan Conner
Manager Phone 208-334-8893
Airstrip Features:
Windsock: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: No
Bicycle RentalBike Rental: Yes
CampingCamping: Yes
Potable WaterPotable Water: Yes
ShowersShowers: Yes
Primary Runway:
Id 17/35
Length 3400
Width 150
Type Turf
Condition Smooth
pdf Runway Diagram
Secondary Runway:
Length 0
Width 0
Type N/A

Stuck 'N Stay Emergency Accommodations

Emergency Accommodations Emergency overnight accommodations are available at this airstrip. See the Stuck 'N Stay Airstrip Host Directory

Johnson Creek Live Webcams

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Johnson Creek Weather Reports

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Management Plans

pdf Recommended procedures

Airstrip Classification: DEVELOPED

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 may be accessed by improved roads.
Maintenance: Clear hazardous vegetation from approaches, remove obstacles, blade, mow, water, treat invasive and noxious weeds, and make spot improvements regularly to maintain improved airstrip surface.

Johnson Creek Info Last Updated: October 29, 2018

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This information has been compiled from a number of sources. The status of airstrip facilities, conditions, available services, ownership, and managers are constantly changing. The Idaho Aviation Association assumes no responsibility for incomplete or inaccurate information contained herein.

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