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Smiley Creek Fly-In 2016

June 23, 2016 - June 27, 2016

Camping at Smiley Creek Airport. Photo: Alan Negrin.

The annual fly-in for GAOA members in Smiley Creek, Idaho.

The Airport

Smiley Creek airport, U87. Elevation 7200 ft., 4900 ft. length. Well maintained grass strip operated by the Idaho Dept. of Aviation.


There is a well maintained camp facility at the airport with several improved camp sites, and restrooms with showers. Most people prefer to pitch tents under the wing of their aircraft.

Smiley Creek Lodge

The lodge is within walking distance of the airport with a breakfast/lunch/dinner restaurant and convenience store. Their web site is smileycreeklodge.com.

Check out the videos of the surrounding area and landing and camping at Smiley Creek airport and the webcams:

Airplane camping at Smiley Creek
Landing at Smiley Creek Airstrip
Smiley Creek airport web cam
Stanley Idaho web cam

Redfish lake from the air
Redfish Lake, so named because of the once abundant Sockeye salmon run. Photo: Alan Negrin.


June 23, 2016
June 27, 2016
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Dave Hulse


Smiley Creek Airport and Lodge
16546 N Highway 75
Sawtooth City, ID 83340 United States
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