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Mahoney Creek Airstrip

FAA Code: 0U3 Latitude: 44.7445833
Elevation: 4618 Longitude: -114.9213889

District 3 Joe Grubiak 208-514-9258  Mahoney Airstrip is located on a bluff nearly 400 feet above the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. Its dirt surface is susceptible to damage from big game animals. There are no camping facilities. Maintained by the Salmon/Challis National Forest and IAA work parties.  Tie downs. Caution deep elk wallows located adjacent to the end of RWY 22.

Airstrip Location:
Operational Status OPEN
City Challis
County Valley
Manager Phone (208) 879-4102
Airstrip Features:
Windsock: Yes
Segmented Circle: Yes
Beacon: No
Bicycle RentalBike Rental: No
CampingCamping: No
Potable WaterPotable Water: No
ShowersShowers: No
Primary Runway:
Id 4/22
Length 2150
Width 15
Type Dirt
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

Upcoming Events at Mahoney Creek Airstrip

May 04, 2019 - Mahoney (OU3) Work Party
8 am

Bring drinks and gloves.  We'll be painting, removing brush, and other airstrip cleanup.  

For more information, contact: Jay Sammer
Phone: 208-879-4113

Management Plans

pdf Mahoney Management Plan

Airstrip Classification: WILD

Airstrips may have basic navigation aids such as windsock and runway markers and limited or no user facilities. Typically located in the remotest settings away from roads and communities.
Maintenance: Clear hazardous vegetation from approaches, remove obstacles, treat noxious weeds and maintain useable airstrip surface.

Mahoney Creek Info Last Updated: November 5, 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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