Glacier Creek
Glacier Creek, Alaska

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 08/17/2017 - 10/12/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:KGZ
Lat/Lng: 61.4551344444, -142.380950833
61-27-18.4840N, 142-22-51.4230W
Elevation: 2380 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 28E, (1985), [19E (2017)]
Sectional: ANCHORAGE
From City: in Glacier Creek


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 01/1952
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Kenai FSS (ENA)
NOTAMs and Weather: ENA NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: None
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2014
AirTaxi: 50
Non-local GA: 10
Total: 60


Owner: Nps Wrangell-St Elias
Box 493
Copper Center, Ak 99573
Manager: Danny Rosenkrans
Box 493
Copper Center, Ak 99753


Runways: 11/29

Runway 11/29

Length: 1400 feet
Width: 15 feet
15 Ft Wide Gravel Path. Brush to 36 in Both Sides.
Surface: Gravel / Cinders / Crushed Rock / Coral/Shells / Slag, Poor Condition
Runway Surface Rough with Rocks to 8 in Diam, Ruts Down Runway Center; Runway Undulates.
End 11 End 29
Gradient: 0.8 0.8
Objects: Trees Tree
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Object Height: 15' AGL 12' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
0' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Runway 11/29 in Steep Mountain Canyon & Subject to Turbulent Winds.
Runway 11/29 not Rcmd for Tri-Cycle General Aircraft.
Runway 11/29 Slope 2%.
Runway Condition not Monitored; Rcmd Visual Inspection Prior to Landing.

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