Fish Lake /US Forest Service/
Fish Lake, Idaho

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:S92
Lat/Lng: 46.3301952778, -115.063174167
46-19-48.7030N, 115-03-47.4270W
Elevation: 5646 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 18E, (1985), [14E (2017)]
Sectional: GREAT FALLS
From City: in Fish Lake


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 09/1949
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Seattle Center (ZSE)
FSS: Boise FSS (BOI)
NOTAMs and Weather: BOI NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
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: 09/27/2016
AirTaxi: 400
Non-local GA: 450
Total: 850


Owner: U S Forest Service
Federal Building
Missoula, Mt 59801
Manager: Nezperce Forest Air Officer
111 Airport Road
Grangeville, Id 83530


Runways: 05/23

Runway 05/23

Length: 2650 feet
Width: 50 feet
Normally Mowed to Usbl Width of 50 to 75 Ft.
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
Runway 05/23 Soft When Wet. Elk Wallows on Runway.
End 05 End 23
Runway Markings: Runway 05 End Marked with Orange Cones. Runway 23 End Marked with Concrete 'T' Marker.
Gradient: 0.1 0.1
Objects: Tree Trees
+1500' Timbered Ridge at 2 Mi on Centerline; +200' Ridge at E End of Lake on Centerline.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 2:1 0:1
Object Height: 95' AGL 35' AGL
Object Distance: 225' Along centerline
90' Right of centerline
10' Along centerline
90' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Land Runway 23; Takeoff Runway 05; No Tgl or Stop & Go Landings; Go Arounds not Recommended Due to Steep Rising Terrain Off West End of Runway 05/23.
Recommend Early Morning & Late Evenings Operations During Summer Months.
Down Drafts Prevalent Over Lake.
Contact Usfs Airport Manager 208-983-9677 for Briefings & Runway Conditions.
No Winter Maintenance.
No Telephone Available at Airport.

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