Fly Out Destinations

Fly Out Destinations

Summer fun day trips

2019 Fly Outs EAA 430

2019-02-25 Airport Restaurant Guide, Burgers and more

Contact Barry Halsted:

May 11, 2019 Skagit Regional  KBVS  Elev 145   Paved runways more than 3000 ft
AWOS 121.125   CTAF 123.075 Straight line distance from W28: 38nm Restaurant (on the field) Flyers Restaurant and Brewery  360-675-5858 Open 7 days a week lunch and dinner. Reservations suggested.Heritage Flight Museum (360-424-5151 http://www.heritageflight.org/) has fly-days the second Saturday 12-4 Apr, May, Jun, Jul Sept.,Oct. Also on the third Saturday Aug  12-4.
June 23, 2019 Cougar Mountain  49WA  Elev 470  Grass runway 3230 ft

Private airfield – no freqs.  Straight line distance from W28: 80 nm

**Cougar Mountain Fly-In & Classic Car Drive-In 49WA** (3230’ Grass Field-Private Airfield-Rest Rooms) Hot Dogs & Burgers Provided…Bring Salads/Sides/Desserts to Share. **_Come Make Some Noise!_** **Mgr: 360-894-2260**

July 13, 2019 Mears Field (Concrete)  3W5  Elev 267  Paved runway 2609 ft  (Rt Traffic RNWY27)

CTAF 122.9  Straight line distance from W28: 63nm

Hamburgers easy walk downtown. Nice restaurant a little walk further

Annual Fly-In in July 12-13. On site camping

August 3, 2019

 

Orcas Island  KORS  Elev 35  Paved runway 2900 ft  (Rt Traffic RNWY34)

AWOS  135.425   CTAF 128.25  Straight line distance from W28: 38 nm

Restaurants a 15 – 20 minute walk

Fly-in and Car Show all day; breakfast in the morning

August 31, 2019

Alternate

Bremerton  KPWT Elev 444  Paved runway 6000 ft  (Rt Traffic RNWY02)

AWOS  121.2   CTAF 123.05  Straight line distance from W28: 40 nm

Restaurant on the field

Fly-in and Car Show all day

Sept 7-8 2019 Hood River, OR  4S2  Elev 638  Paved runway 3040 ft

AWOS 134.375  CTAF 122.8   Will likely have a temporary tower

Annual Fly-in and Aviation, Car and Motorcycle Museum. Food and camping on site. Lots of activity Sept 14-15

Sept 14, 2019

Alternate

First Airfield (Monroe)  W16  Elev 50  Paved runway 2087 ft  (Rt traffic RNWY 07)

CTAF 122.9  Straight line distance from W28: 50 nm

Annual Fly-in and Aviation, Car and Motorcycle Museum. Food and camping on site. Lots of activity Sept 14-15

Wings & Wheels Fly-in benefiting Special Olympics Sept 14

Sept 28, 2019

Alternate

Auburn  S50 Elev 50  Paved runway 3400 ft  (Rt traffic RNWY 16)

CTAF 122.8  Straight line distance from W28: 60 nm

Multiple eating establishments close by

End of Year Party Sept 28

 

Fly out destinations with restaurants are always good. PT, Bremerton, Skagit, Elma, Chehalis, Puyallup, Friday Harbor, Snohomish, Roche Harbor, Whidbey (W10), Wenatchee, Tacoma Narrows, Packwood, Westport, Woodland State, Seaside (in OR).

 

If a mile or so walk is OK then Ocean Shores (I think), Anacortes, Concrete, Cascade Locks, Orcas Island, Swanson. Lyndnon , there is a golf course restaurant a short walk from the airport .

For things to do:

  • Hood River (museum)
  • McMinnville (museum)
  • Paine Field (2 museums, Boeing tour)
  • Tillamook (museum)
  • Hillsboro (museum, restaurant)

 

Potential additional events not yet posted:

Norman Grier (Crest) Fly-in (was in June 2018)