Offstrip Spots in Southern AB/BC

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Offstrip Spots in Southern AB/BC

Post by RocksAndProps » Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:17 pm

I'm wondering about buying a small plane with big tires, but I wouldn't know where to take it.

Does anyone have suggestions on spots in Southern Alberta or Southeast BC I could head for a weekend of plane-camping?

The other plan is to head up to the Yukon/NWT and have some fun, but that in itself isn't enough to warrant getting bush tires.
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Re: Offstrip Spots in Southern AB/BC

Post by ahramin » Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:34 pm

Frankly you're right next to Idaho and the best backcountry flying/camping in the world.
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Re: Offstrip Spots in Southern AB/BC

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Re: Offstrip Spots in Southern AB/BC

Post by 5x5 » Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:36 am

Not exactly Southern Alberta, but not too far away.

Wolf Lake

Ram Falls

Both these places are scenic, with Ram Falls being along the Forestry Trunk Road with a campsite right there. And great hiking.

Not real short strips and tricycle geared aircraft can make it but tailwheel is certainly more suitable.

And a hearty seconder to the suggestion of Idaho. Very active community and lots of government support so many strips are excellent. Idaho Stirps
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