Ocean Ridge
Gualala, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 11/09/2017 - 1/4/2018

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:E55
Lat/Lng:38.8016111111, -123.530638889
38-48-05.8000N, 123-31-50.3000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation:940 feetEstimated
Magnetic Variation:16E,(1985),[14E (2017)]
From City:3nmN of Gualala


Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Privately owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Oakland Center(ZOA)
FSS:Oakland FSS(OAK)
NOTAMs and Weather:OAKNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:Non-Standard Runway Lights for Emergency Use only Call (707) 884-3573/3579.
Landing Fee:no




Airframe Repair:None
Powerplant Repair:None
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:11

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/31/2015
Local GA (< 20 miles):500
Non-local GA:1500


Owner:John H. Bower
Box 1000
Gualala, Ca 95445
Manager:Julie Bower
Box 1000
Gualala, Ca 95445
(707) 884-3579
or 707-884-3579.



Runway 13/31

Length:2500 feet
Width:50 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 4,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Low Intensity
End 13 End 31
Right Hand Pattern: Yes
Runway Markings:Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only),Fair ConditionNonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only),Fair Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance:400'300'
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope:15:1
Runway 13 Approach Ratio 22:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Runway 31 Approach Ratio 32:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height:85' AGL40' AGL
Object Distance:1500' Along centerline
75' Right of centerline
1000' Along centerline
140' Left of centerline
Other Objects:+60-90 Ft Trees 0-200 Ft from Threshold; 125 Ft Left & Right. 



Additional Remarks

Calmwind Runway 31.
Deer Frequently on Runway.
Runway 13/31 Undulated.
Extreme Turbulance in Windy Conditions.
Runway 13/31/ Closed at Night.
Runway 13/31 Closed to Jets and Ultralights.
Runway 13/31 Closed to Aircraft Over 8,000 Lbs Allowable Take-Off Gross Weight.
Runway 13/31 Closed to Touch and Go Landings.
Runway Safety Areas Have Protruding or Depressed Drainage Areas. Safety Area South End Has 100+ Foot Dropoff.
Full Stop Landings only Runway 13/31. Intxn Tkofs Prohibited. Back Taxi Reqd Runway 13. Full Length Takeoff only Runway 13/31.
Runway 13 +60-90 Ft Trees 0-200 Ft from Threshold, 125 Ft Left & Right, and Runway 31 +60-90 Ft Trees 0-200 Ft from Threshold, 125 Ft Left & Right.
Aircraft not Visable from Opposite Ends of Runway Due to Downward Sloping Terrain from Runway Mid-Point South to Runway Approach End of Runway 31( Approx 15 Ft Drop).

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