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Atlanta Airstrip

FAA Code: K55H Latitude: 43.8135108
Elevation: 5500 Longitude: -115.1350817

About a mile from the historic mining town of Atlanta, this state-operated airstrip is well maintained and gives experienced mountain pilots a clear advantage over those who must drive the notoriously washboardy and windy road from Boise. Food and lodging are available in town.


Land runway 34, take off runway 16. Landing or takeoff with unfavorable winds not recommended.  Go-around from final not possible due to hi terrain. Recommend use only by mountain proficient pilots. No winter maintenance. Depart with a right turn out down the Boise river. Camping - on your way to town you will pass USFS Riverside campground about half mile from the end of RWY 34.

Airstrip Location:
City Atlanta
Manager Dan Conner
Manager Phone 208-334-8893
District Director John Davis
District Director Phone 208-867-4600
Airstrip Features:

Classification: Primitive pdf
Windsock
Segmented Circle
CampingCamping

Primary Runway:
Id 16
Length 2460
Type Turf
pdf Runway Diagram

Stuck 'N Stay Emergency Accommodations

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

Atlanta Info Last Updated: July 18, 2019

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Bicycle Bike rentals
Camping Camping
Water Potable water

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Stuck-N-Stay Stuck 'N Stay host
Weather Report Weather report
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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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