Let’s Go Flying!

Tired of touch-and-go’s at your home airport?  Get out and explore!

Bill Warren was forever encouraging others to “get out there and go flying!”  Well, it’s not such a bad idea, you know.  Grab a friend and go!

Please let us know about your favorite spot and we will happily add it to the lists below.

Aviation Events Calendar

The $100 Hamburger – and more!

Salem – Flight Deck  503-581-5721
Cowboy Dinner Tree (45S) Silver Lake, OR  541-576-2426
Prospect Cafe & Trophy Club CLOSED 5/31/14
easy 1mi walk west into town  541-560-3641
Gold Beach walk to the Porthole Cafe
Chiloquin walk across Hwy 97 to Molita’s Cafe
Klamath Falls / Kingsley Field The cafe is upstairs at the terminal.  A great spot to watch the fighter action!
Happy Camp, CA Frontier cafe downtown – easy 3/4 mi walk  2nd Ave & Hwy 96
Montague, CA The Dutchman cafe downtown – easy 3/4 mi – 1 mi walk
Powers, OR Cruiser Cafe – easy 3/4 mi walk 541-439-3100 Named after the town’s school mascot.  a fantastic cheeseburger!
Powers, OR Jack’s cafe downtown – easy 3/4 mi walk Possibly the best hand-dipped onion rings ever!  Great homemade soup, too.

Airports with hiking / Day Trips

Prospect (64S) Nice hiking loop to a waterfall and through town.  Bring a picnic lunch and your camera!


Airports that allow overnight camping

Powers Hayes Field (6S6) Beautiful grass strip along the Coquille River. No facilities on the field, but a nice diner in town. Rich logging history.
Toledo State (5S4)
Prospect (64S) Nice wooded area for tents. Outhouses on site. Bring a blanket – it’s cool in the evenings!
Crescent Lake (5S2)
George Felt (5S1)
Lakeside (9S3) grass – walk to town
Toketee (3S6) Airport camping is permitted.  Outhouse toilet.  Trout fishing, wildlife area and national wilderness recreational area.  Caution elk.
Grants Pass picnic area / fire ring & camping spot
Cave Junction camping in front of the Smoke Jumper Base


Fly-in Lodging

Lands Inn Airpark 45457 D.C. Lane Kimberly, OR 97848 541-934-2333
Flying M Ranch 23029 NW Flying M Rd Yamhill, OR 503-662-3222
Surprise Valley Hot Springs (059) Cedarville, CA 530-279-2040


Oregon Aviation Museum 2475 Jim Wright Way Cottage Grove, Oregon 97424 on the airport 541-767-0244 Sat 10-4 May-Sept
Evergreen Museum 500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way McMinnville, Oregon across the road from the  airport 503-434-4185 M-Sun 9-5
Oregon Smokejumper Base Illinois Valley (Cave Junction) Airport on the field
Oregon Air & Space Museum 90377 Boeing Dr. Eugene Airport on the field  541-461-1101 Summer-
Apr to Oct
Wed to Sund

NOTE: George Felt Field, west of Roseburg, has few airplanes left on site and no longer hosts any aviation events.

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