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  • Clark created a new forum topic Hidden Splendor Airstrip, Utah
    For those of you unfamiliar with the San Rafael Swell in Central / Eastern Utah, it's one of the more amazing places for backcountry flying. Mexican Mountain is not only one of my favorite places to hike...
    1 hours 30 minutes ago
  • There was a midair at one of the fly-ins at a back country airstrip (I don't remember which state). It killed both pilots. Can any one tell me which strip?
    4 hours 46 minutes ago
    neoflyer It was last year so it wasn't the Johnson Creek accident.
    4 hours 45 minutes ago
  • TurboStinson created a new forum topic FS: 1967 Cherokee 6 300
    4500 TT 1200 SMOH by Lycoming in 1995 airplane sat for 12 years, and I have put 20K into it this last year to get it Into annual well almost into annual all is done but some seat belt stuff I am waiting...
    8 hours 14 minutes ago
  • Hello everyone, new member from Virginia. I currently operate my 1959 Tri-Pacer from a grass strip on camping trips and Fly-ins but have no back country experience. Looking forward to learning from this group.

    Kevin
    12 hours 25 minutes ago
  • These do me no good and are only laying around collecting dust since the Sportsman STOL install. They are in really good shape for being nearly 60 year old, no dents or scratches. I believe they will fit...
    20 hours 52 minutes ago
  • bigrenna and 26 others have joined the group Cessna 180/185 Skywagon
  • Caution; highly opinionated and theoretical post; Over the years my navigation "instincts" seem to be fading. Feel I am living in somebody else's world...Garmin, Apple, ForeFlight, BlueChart etc....
    22 hours 6 minutes ago
  • Mister701 created a new forum topic Uh Oh! The devil made me do it....
    This here little bastard belongs to me now. I got it beyond cheap but it needs another engine. Prop strike due to over flexy gear and a shallow drainage ditch across the sod runway. No ground loop,...
  • I'm posting in hopes of folks punching holes in my idea, so feel encouraged to explain the errors of my thinking. This may not be much a fun factor to others, but robust rate of climb is something I...
  • Breakfast run or near death at 7500' First some nice pictures: https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/706/4317/ea89e6e6f8424ce5c721ee63.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/706/4317/2339bad3b58f65d94bedab83.jpg https://www.backcountrypilot.org/images/originalphotos/706/4317/7c90de93962a931ab48e5e40.jpg Sunday...
  • aktahoe1 created a new forum topic Aircraft recovery
    Had a not so normal day here yesterday when a town local called and asked if we could help re-locate his aircraft. He had landed out on one of the outside beaches here, hit a soft spot and sheared his...
  • Cervelorod is friends with Jeredp
  • Cessna 170B "Lady Legs" main gear legs for sale at a small fraction of new Cessna highway robbery prices.. $4000 includes fresh X-Ray inspection. If the purchaser mentions that you saw the ad on BCP...
  • The USD is looking good against the AUD (1 US Dollar equals 1.28 Australian Dollar). What better way to celebrate than drive across Australia. Received orders from the Supreme Commander (Wife) to start...
  • Guys, doesn't look like anyone here is at all interested in the R409, but I know we are, so check out this thread. Great information from the designer.
    www.supercub.org/forum/…
  • geekxx created a new forum topic Carbon Cub in Seattle?
    So, I think I've decided to sell my 1/2 share of a Mooney and get a real airplane. The Mooney (M20K 252, with Encore upgrade), is an absolutely wonderful airplane, and served me well when I was commuting...
    2 days ago
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    2 days ago
  • Some random thoughts: I think anyone who has flown "within" the mountains has been delighted by a different, up close and personal, perspective. For the uninitiated, it can be pretty daunting and intimidating--or as a friend of mine (a relatively low time private pilot) said the first time I took
    2 days ago
  • Jaerl created a new forum topic Aviation Pioneers
    I found this old photo and then a book including a brief history of this guy and a lot of pioneers in aviation. Thought you guys might like it. The guy in the photo, Clyde Clevenger, is included on page...
    2 days ago
  • Southern Rebel created a new forum topic FS: 2006 Murphy Rebel Elite
    2006 Murphy Rebel Elite. 225 since new. O-320 150hp 225 SMOH, Airwolf remote filter, Air/Oil Separator, Fuel flow computer, 26"ABW's, Tundra Lite 8" TW, Tail pull handle, Garmin 396, Icom A210, Garmin...
    2 days ago