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GUNTERSVILLE: On the TVA River. Hampton Inn; Holiday Inn; Docks; Food. N34.357626 W86.317328 Guntersville Airport(8A1) 256-582-6087; Matt cell 256-302-4021. Tom Taylor email@example.com
STOCKTON: Hubbard Landing Seaplane Base (HL2), Paul Bryars 251-937-5726, 9100 Hubbard’s Landing Road, 36579. N31-03.81666 W087-52.2000. There are ramp, floating dock, store, cabins, camping, fishing, swimming, RV parking. Great people and they love seaplanes. Parking for 14 seaplanes.
ALEKNAGIK: Silver Fin Lakefront Bed and Breakfast, Sherol Mershon, Owner Aleknagik, Alaska http://www.silverfinbb.com. The Silver Fin Lakefront Bed and Breakfast sits at the gateway to the 1.6 million acre Wood-Tikchik State Park on the south shore of the 20 mile long Lake Aleknagik. Adventure seekers have enjoyed this pristine lake, majestic mountains, world-class fishing, and tranquil rural life since 1930. Silver Fin Lakefront Bed and Breakfast has unparalleled access to this Alaskan wonderland and provides float plane pilots/passengers with mooring, safe onsite tie-ups (just below the cabin), aviation fuel (nearby) and comfortable accommodations with a hearty breakfast included. Laundry facilities, WiFi, and freezer storage for fish/game are available for use. Dillingham, which boasts restaurants, groceries stores, and other supplies is a pleasant 30 minutes drive away. Looking for an adventure? A portion of the world’s largest salmon run passes by Silver Fin Lakefront Bed and Breakfast’s front door, making it the perfect fly and rod fishing destination. Additionally, the “trailhead” to some of the most rugged backcountry hiking is literally at your front door. With the entrance to Wood-Tikchik State Park resting adjacent to the lodge, your options for exploring are endless. Sherol Mershon, Silver Fin’s owner and host, is happy to book to your stay and offer any assistance that you may need. Raised in Aleknagik, Sherol has a wealth of knowledge about the area and is delighted to help guests discover, revel, and relax in the stunning beauty of Alaska. Sherol’s goal is for travelers to come as guests and leave as friends. Come enjoy the exquisite views of the lake and the surrounding mountains! To contact Sherol, please call or email. Summer Phones (May 2 – September 30): Cell Phone: 907.843.1818 Lodge Phone: 907.842.5309. Winter Phone (October 1 – May 1): Cell Phone: 509.301.8252, firstname.lastname@example.org. Adjoining the Wood-Tikchik State Park rests the 4,102,537 acre Togiak National Wildlife Refuge. Fish and big game are abundant there. Katmai National Park and Preserve lies approximately 150 scenic air miles away. It is famous for bear watching and The Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes. Check out their webcams at: http://www.nps.gov/katm/learn/photosmultimedia/webcams.htm Wood-Tikchik State Park: http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/units/wtc/ Togiak National Wildlife Refuge: http://www.fws.gov/refuge/togiak/ Katmai National Park and Preserve: http://www.nps.gov/katm/index.htm
ANCHORAGE: LAKE HOOD(PALH) Seaplane Base; N61-10.90 W149-57.99
MARION LAKE SEAPLANE BASE: (85AK) N61-30.550 W149-54.510, Unicom 122.75, www.alaskagrumman.com July 19, 2014 Seaplane Splash-in.
BISMARCK: DeGray Lake Resort State Park. 2027 State Park Entrance Road. Contact Michael Sindelar lodge Manager 501-865-5855. Michael.email@example.com www.degray.com
CLEAR LAKE: Lakeport; Skylark Shores Hotel; 1120 N. Main Street; Lakeport; CA 95453. N39-02.982 W122-54.752 There are Docks; Fishing; Restaurant; Swimming; and Lodging. Call 707-263-6151 or www.skylarkshoreshotel.com
LAGRANGE: Don Pedro Reservoir, camping, picnicking, large boat ramp. Year round camping, store, restaurant at Marina. Beach your seaplane east of boat ramp for shortest walk to restaurant, 209-852-2369 or www.donpedrolake.com.
LAKE TAHOE: Seaplane Splash-in at Meeks Bay Resort, 7941 Emerald Bay Rd. Meeks Bay, CA 96142 Call 530-525-6946 / 877-326-3357 or www.meeksbayresort.com and a wonderful weekend of food, fun and flying. There is a restaurant, lodging and camping available and dinner every night. 6200’ ASL, N39-02.3317 W120-07.3664. Contact Lou Reinkens 530-525-5273 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Rob Lober email@example.com or 775-843-7908.
LOS BANOS: San Luis Reservoir Seaplane Base N37-03.5 W121-07.6 Picnicking; hiking. NO OVERNIGHT MOORAGE. NO SEAPLANE ops on Forebay; N.E. of reservoir. AWOS 800-805-4805. State Park Office 209-852-2369 or http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=558
NAPA: Lake Berryessa Seaplane Base; also Chaparral Cove Resort; Large ramp; N38 37.411 W122 17.114 Must have proof of insurance. RV camping 707-966-9088 or www.lakeberryessashores.com
TRINITY CENTER: Trinity Lake; summer months only. N40-59.459 W122-41.538 There are seaplane docks; cabins; campsites and snack bar. Trinity Lake KOA just north of airport. Reservations: 800-562-7706; info 530-266-3337 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ASTOR: St Johns River, Black Water Inn & Williams Landing Restaurant 352-759-2802 Grassy beach
AVON PARK: Harbor 27 on Lake Glenda. Parking 1-2 planes Lots of towers. Small figure 8 lakes. N27-33.832 W081-30.719
CLERMONT: Lake Minneola, Tiki Bar. Phone 352-394-2232. Parking for 2-3 seaplanes. N28-34.488 W081-45.317
COCOA: Lake Poinsett on the St John River, Lone Cabbage Fish Camp 321-632-4199, 8199 W King St.
CRYSTAL RIVER: Crystal River Springs in Kings Bay. Land outside area and slow taxi in. Don’t know how far seaplanes can go. Drop anchor, picnic, swimming and snorkeling with the Manatees. N28-53.000 W082-36.000
DELAND: Silver Glen Springs on Lake George, 18 N.M. NW of Deland. Parking for many seaplanes. Picnic, Snorkeling, and Swimming. Parking for many seaplanes. NOTE: The springs are in R-2907A if it’s hot. Land at south end of Lake George and step taxi to logon. Watch for boaters. N29-14.781 W081-38.046
EVERGLADE CITY: (X01) Airport or SALT WATER. City Seafood Restaurant, Call Richard for pickup 239-695-4700. N25-50.922 W081-23.405. Or water landing about 100’ west of airport in brackish water and water taxi up the N.E. waterway.
HOWEY IN THE HILLS: JB Boondocks Bar, Grille & Motel 352-324-3600 or jbboondocks.com. N28-42.478 W081-46.026.
HAINES CITY: Drifters on Lake Haines. Phone #. Parking for 1-2 seaplanes. N28-05.459 W081-42.296
INVERNESS: Stump Knockers on Henderson Lake. Parking for 2-3 seaplanes. Park on west end and walk into town. Many Restaurants. N28-50.332 W082-19.544
KENANSVILLE: Florida Wild on Cypress Lake. Phone 407-957-3135. Parking for 4-6 seaplanes. N28-05.013 W081-18.331
EUSTIS: Several Restaurants downtown within walking distance. Best for Floatplanes. N28-51.000 W81-42.000
KISSIMMEE: Disney Wilderness Preserve, West side of Lake Russell. Parking for many seaplanes. wilderness & picnic tables. N28-08.116 W081-25.270
KISSIMMEE: Lake Tohopekaliga north end. Parking for 10 + seaplanes on canal. There is Restaurant, country store, RV parking and horseback riding. Call 407-348-2040, or email@example.com. N28-19.305 W081-17.326
LAKELAND: Lake Parker southeast side, restaurant & motel at boat ramp
LAKE BRYANT: RV Park and Tiki Hut Restaurant; Lake Bryant, N29-08.36 W081-51.05, Beach parking for 5-7 planes, 5000 S.E. 183 Ave. Rd. 32174 www.lakebryant.com contact Mark Kendry 352-625-2376
GENEVA: Lake Harney, Jolly Gators Restaurant, Sandy shoreline 650 E State Rd 46 407-349-5554
OVIEDO: Lake Jessup, Black Hammock Restaurant Willow Cove, 2316 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd Grassy beach, narrow channel entry
LAKE PANASOFFKEE: Tracy Point on Lake Panasoffkee. Harbor Lights Restaurant Phone 352-793-8060. Parking for 2-3 seaplanes grassy beach. Fish camp store. N28-47.566 W082-07.189
LAKE SUZY: Nav-a-gator; on the Peace River. 941-625-4407. www.nav-a-gator.com Parking MUST CALL FIRST. Docking for 3-4 seaplanes only or drop anchor. There is Restaurant; 3 Cottages. Captain Kirk Phone 941-626-9598. N27-03.63 W082-00.07
LAKE WALES: Lake Ashton Country Club on Lake Ashton. The View Restaurant; 863-324-5810 or www.theview4141.com Parking for many seaplanes. The shoreline has sand and green grass beach. N27.95417 W081.65176
LAKE WALES: Cherry Pocket on Lake Pierce. 863-439-2031. parking for 2-3 seaplanes. Watch for cement blocks in muck. Park on the right side of the dock. N27-59.668 W081-32.602 www.cherrypocket.com
LEESBURG: Lake Bryant Resort, Lake Bryant, N29-08.36 W081-51-05, on east side Restricted Airspace R-2910. 199 Camping sites Call352-625-2376, www.lakebryant.com, Restaurant 352-625-1991, fishing, dock and beach parking.
MAITLAND: LAKE MINNEHAHA CLOSED TO SEAPLANES.
MARATHON: (MTH) Airport or SALT WATER, N24-43.571 W081-03.081, Burdines Waterfront Restaurant, MM 47.5, Phone 305-743-9204, End of 15th Street, N24-42.200 / W081-06.500.
The Island Fish Co Restaurant & Tiki Bar, MM 54, Phone #877-586-8646, Taxi 305-289-5656,
MINNEOLA: Lake Minneola, 508 Main Ave Tiki Bar 352-394-2232, N28-34.527 W81-45.236 Sandy beach.
MINS: Loughman Lake, Loughman Lake Lodge; 1955 Hatbill Road; 32754; Restaurant; Camping & Cabins; RV hook-ups; outdoor Bar & Grill; N28.64562 W080.93731; Call 321-268-2277 or info@ loughmanlake.com
MOUNT DORA: Historic Lakeside Inn; Great spot for Seaplanes; Food; and Accommodation. New ownership since 2010. Parking for 10 + seaplanes. Shoreline has white sand and green grass. N28-47.884 W081-38.799. Or park at lighthouse / Boat ramp; The opening to the boat ramp is 50 feet wide. Parking 5+; and walk north 500′ to town and build in 1883. 352-383-4101 http://www.lakeside-inn.com
NAPLES: (APF) Michelbob’s Bar-B-Q Restaurant, Unbelievable Food. Phone 941-643-7427. 500’ East of FBO. N26-09.137 W081-46.547.
OCKLAWAHA: Gator Joes on Lake Weir; Restaurant 352-288-3100. Parking for 2-3 seaplanes, Sandy beach. N29-02.329 W081-55.681 HTTP://www.gatorjoesocala.com
OCKLAWAHA: Dam Diner on Oclawaha River 352-288-8332. Smith Park with ramp upstream from dam. N29-03.225 W081-56.508
OKEECHOBEE: Lightsey’s on the Kissimmee River. Parking for 15 = seaplanes on the east side of the Kissimmee River. 352-288-8332 N27-08.885 W080-52.230
ORLANDO: Houston’s on Lake Killarney. Parking for 3-4 seaplanes. It’s in the Orlando Executive Airspace. N28-35.826 W081-21.994 407-740-4005
PAHOKEE: Slims fish Camp on south rim canal at south side of bridge. Call 407-996-3844. N26-43.765 W080-43.000
PALATKA: Crystal Cove Resort Marina on the St. Johns River. Corky Bell’s Seafood Restaurant and Marina. N29-40.756 W081-38.978 Marinafuel.com
RIVER RANCH: Airport (2RR) Hotel, Marina, Restaurant, on the waterways and Lake Kissimmee. 863-692-1321. N27-46.900 W081-12.300
SANFORD: City of Sanford, on Lake Monroe 2 NM north of Sanford airport. Parking for many seaplanes. Dock, ramp, grass shoreline and several restaurants within walking distance. N28-48.500 W081-15.000
SEBRING: Sunset Grille Restaurant. Call 863-471-3900. Southeast corner of Lake Jackson. Parking for 100 + seaplanes. Crystal clear spring feed lake with White Sand and Green Grass Beach. N27-28.387 W081-26.991. Home of the South Florida Seaplane Splash-in since 1993. Second Sunday in March and November. Contact Bill Schmalz 561-414-6865
SEBRING: Don José’s on Lake Jackson. Parking for 5 seaplanes on sand & grass beach. N27-29.101 W081-28.709 863-385-9326 ?http://www.donjosemexican.com
SEBRING: Residence Inn Marriott 1-863-314-9100. www.Marriott.com/sefri. Your room includes breakfast; transportation and seaplane parking on Little Lake Jackson. Sunset Grille Restaurant on Lake Jackson is 2000 feet east.
SEBRING: Inn on the Lake Call; N27-28.254 W081-27.925 863-471-9400; 3101 Golfview Road; Sebring Florida 33870. Full Restaurant and Bar; on little lake Jackson with seaplane parking.
SEBRING: Sunset Beach Motel N27-28.193 W081-27.576 863-385-6129; N27-28.463 W081-26.829 mysunsetbeachmotel.com 100′ east of Sunset Grille Restaurant; with seaplane parking on Lake Jackson.
St Johns River: William’s Inn & Restaurant. Grassy beach
TAVARES SEAPLANE BASE: on Lake Dora. This is a must for seaplane pilots. *AMERICA’S SEAPLANE CITY* (FA1) Contact Prop Shop 352-742-6267 or www.tavares.org for fuel; restaurants; accommodations; and shops. Parking for many seaplanes; dock; ramp; shoreline; white sand and green grass. Unicom 122.975. N28-48.043 W081-43.655. LAKEVIEW INN; All 40 rooms and Al’s waterfront restaurant faces Lake Dora. Every room boasts an unparalleled view of Lake Dora; and the seaplane base & marina. Contact 352-508-5344 or www.lakeviewinntavares.com
TITUSVILLE: Laughman Lake, Laughman Lake Lodge
WEIRSDALE: Easton’s Beach Sandbar & Grill on the East side of Lake Weir. N28.9934 W081.9312; 352-259-2444 www.eatonsbeach.com 15790 SE 134th Avenue; Weirsdale; FL. 32195
WINTER HAVEN: Brown’s Seaplanes Base (F57). Lake Jessie. N28-03.45 W081-45.77 2704 Hwy. 92 West 33881 since 1963. Restaurant at the airport. Contact Browns Seaplane Base 863-956-2243 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.brownsseaplane.com
WINTER HAVEN: Harbor Side Restaurant On Lake Shipp southeast corner. Call? Parking for 2-3 seaplanes. N27-59.933 W081-44.328.
WINTER HAVEN: Harry’s old place on Lake Ned Call? Parking for 1-2 seaplanes. One mile east of Cypress Gardens and Lego Land on Lake Eloise. N27-59.231 W081-42.30
LAKE KEOWEE: just south of Lake Jocassee; partly in Georgia; partly in South Carolina. Much more populated then Lake Jocassee. Several camping areas including one at N34-51.10 W082-53.70
LAKE KEOWEE: just south of Lake Jocassee; partly in Georgia; partly in South Carolina. Much more populated then Lake Jocassee. Good beach with access to Duke Energy’s World of Energy at N34-47.90 W082-54.23. Or http://www.duke-energy.com/visitor-center/world-of-energy.asp. On the border between South Carolina and Georgia half in each state. Owned by Duke Energy, One camping area at N34-59.25 W082-56.90; no camping anywhere else. 9000 acre lake bordered on the north and west by mountains, with very few homes, lots of wilderness, waterfalls, access to the Foothills Trail in several spots. Several wide boat ramps. Lake level varies greatly due to power draws.
COEUR D ALENE: The Floating Green Restaurant; N47-40.33 W116-47.273 www.cdaresort.com/ Enjoy watching golfers take their best shots at the beautiful floating green. Parking beach & docks; Brooks Seaplane Base nearby www.brooks-seaplane.com SPB 208-664-2842 Cell 208-659-1511.
CAVANAUGH BAY: N48-31.44 W116-49.50, Dock, Restaurant and Resort, www.cavanaughbayresort.com
HOPE: Beyond Hope Resort; Lake Pend Oreille; 208-264-5251. www.beyondhoperesort.com N48.538489 W116.921268; Sandy beach parking; good food; hiking; swimming; camping. Just over the hill is the Floating Restaurant with moorings for seaplanes.
PRIEST LAKE: Hills Resort; N48.532849 W116.921268; www.hillsresort.com Nice beach; docks; seaplane friendly; restaurant; lodging; boating; golf; museum; fishing.
SANDPOINT: Trinity on the Beach, N48-17.5830 W116-33.3650, www.trinityatcitybeach.com, Sandpoint airport nearby. Nice city beach for seaplanes, short walk to town, food, lodging. Bird Aviation Museum nearby.
ANGOLA: Lake James; Pokagon State Park; N41-42.134 W085-01.367 Contact Randy Strebig 260-466-3961 or email@example.com Home of the Indiana Seaplane Splash-in. Great place for a picnic.
ANGOLA: LAKE JAMES SEAPLANE BASE(01E) OPEN PUBLIC; N41-42.00 W085-02.36; MSL 960+ or -; Marina on lake with auto gas; Northwest Landing; 260-833-1810; 100LL call Randy 260-466-3961; Patoka State Park http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2973.htm; cabins; camping Pottawatomi Inn; http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/inns/pottawatomi/; Call ahead is recommended.
BROOKSVILLE RESERVOIR: Park Manager 765-64-2657
Fairfield Marina operated by state call park manager 765-64-2657.
Quakertown Marina operated privately 765-458-6490.
Kent’s Harbor operated privately, restaurant and rental cabins on water front, 765-458-6490.
LAKE JAMES, (01E) OPEN PUBLIC, N41-41.60 W085-01.48, MSL 960+ or -, Marina on lake with auto gas, Northwest Landing, 260-833-1810, 100LL call randy 260-466-3961, Patoka State Park http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2973.htm, cabins, camping Pottawatomi Inn, http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/inns/pottawatomi/, Call ahead is recommended.
LAKE MONROE: Park Manager 812-837-9549. Public Seaplane Base; Payne Town; 3 Marinas; 8 boat ramps. Fourwinds Hotel and Marina N39-00.673 W086-29.176 http://www.fourwindsresort.com/ call 812-837-9549
MISSISSINEWA RESERVOIR: Park Manager 765-473-6528
Red Ridge Harbor, Operated privately 765-395-3525
RISING SUN: Rising Sun Seaplane Base(67IN); N38-56.702 W084-51.175 Mac’s Seaplane Service; firstname.lastname@example.org; 515-509-7027 or 812-654-3600; 308 South Front Street; 47040; Ohio River Seaplane Base; Ramp; Fuel; Repairs; Restaurant; Accommodations; www.enjoyrisingsun.com; Ron 812-438-2064 or email@example.com
GRAND RIVERS: Green Turtle Bay Resort and Marina; KY. N36-59.989 W088-14.469 Two restaurants; condo rentals; airport; seaplane access; Docks; ramps; beach. N37 00.457 W088 13.538 www.greenturtlebay.com
ASHLAND: BIG REED POND N46-21.18 W069-03.44 45 miles North of Millinocket; Remote Cabins; kitchen facilities; 6 beds; fishing; canoeing; old growth forest; 3300ft long at 1100MSL Call Bradford Camps; www.bradfordcamps.com; or 207-433-0660 or firstname.lastname@example.org
NAPLES: BRANDY POND SEAPLANE BASE(5ME) N43-57.23 W070-35.25 Naples Maine; Naples Seaplane Service; Seaplane training; docks; ramp; restaurant & Lodging < mile away; 100LL fuel. 30 Miles NW of Portland; Maine. Mary Built 207-693-5138 or www.naplesseaplane.com
CHEWONKI CAMP FOR GIRLS: LOCATED ON Fourth Debsconeag Lake in Maine. In the off season cabins for rent. Dock only, (NO BEACH), N45-45.37 W069-40.60 or www.chewonki.org/vacations/vacationscabins.asp.
GREENVILLE: Moosehead Lake; N45-27.8 W069-35.6; Docks; Beach; Restaurants; Lodging. Greenville Inn 888-695-6000 or www.greenvilleinn.com; World famous International Seaplane Splash-in on the 2nd weekend in September each year. www.seaplanefly-in.org
HENDERSON POND: 12 SW of Millinocket SPB, Seaplane dock, Cabin, Fishing, Hiking, From cabin access Turtle Ridge hiking trail; map available from ME dept. of Conservation. Contact Katahdin Air 866-359-6246
MUNSUNGAN LAKE: Bradford Camps Seaplane Base(ME3); N46-23.420 W69-00.182 50 miles north of Millinocket; Docks; Tailing ramp; Lodge; cabins; full baths; at Bradford Camps; fishing hiking; hunting; beaches; meals; www.bradfordcamps.com; 207-433-0660.
NAHMAKANTA POND: 15 west of Millinocket SPB. Wilderness Lodge, Cabins, camping, hiking, beaches. Nahmakanta Lake Camp 207-731-8888.
NAPLES. Brandy Pond Seaplane Base, (5ME)
RICHMOND TOWN: N44-05.228 W069-47.935 19 nm south of Augusta; ME. Kennebec River backwaters. Seaplane Dock; Restaurant; Camping; hiking and wildlife viewing at game preserve. www.richmondmaine.com
SPENCER LAKE: 15 nm south of Jackman, Maine. Sand beach campsite, outhouse, drinking water from lake. Camping on remote pond. Reserve site with Hardscrapple Lodge 207-243-3020.
CENTRAL LAKE: Torch Lake; The Torch Lake Bed & Breakfast. N45.100433 W085.336562; Open March- November; CALL for Seaplane Dock; Fishing; Hiking; Transportation; www.torchlakebb.com or email@example.com or contact Deb Cannon C-231-676-0290 W-231-599-3400; 4417 Trillium Ridge; 49622
GAYLORD: Otsego Lake, Otsego County Park
GRAND MARAIS BAY: www.grandmaraismichigan.com, sand beach for day trip.
ALEXANDRIA: Arrow wood Lodge Lake, N45.921 W094.408 866-386-5263 http://www.arrowwoodresort.com/
ANNANDALE: Clearwater Lake, N45-314 W094-157. www.waterfrontlakesidegrille.com, 320-274-9988, waterfront bar and grille.
AVON: Pelican Lake NE corner. N45-610 W094-455 PJ’s Supper Club,
AVON: Pelican Lake, N45-659 W094-490. The Landing, 10 miles NW of St. Cloud, http://minnesotarestaurantsearch.com/avon/landing.php. 320-845-2831,
AVON: AVON:Middle Spunk Lake; PJ’S Supper Club; 320-356-7269 North east corner of Middle N45-36.666 W094-27.330 http://pjssupperclub-com.webs.com/ There is a very nice public dock on Lower Spunk Lake; across the road.
AVON: Middle Spunk Lake; Fisher’s Supper Club; one block south of PJ’s 320-356-7372. N45-36.691 W094-27.362 http://www.fishersclub.com/ Seaplane access: very nice public dock on across the road.
BATTLE LAKE: Ottertail Lake, Zorbaz Ottertail, 218-864-5979. Traditional Zorbaz fare, docks. 46.362N / 95.737W http://www.zorbaz.com/locations/ottertail-lake/
BATTLE LAKE: Ottertrail Lake, Zorbaz Ottertrail, N46-362 W095-737. Traditional Zorbaz
Fare, Docks, www.zorbaz.com/locations/ottertrail-lake, 218-864-5979,
BEMIDJI: MOBERG AIR & SEAPLANE BASE(96M) N47-29.98 W094-56.72
BIG LAKE: Big Lake, Russell’s on the Lake 763-263-6111 Good food, Deck overlooking sand beach, busy on weekends. http://www.russellsonthelake.com/ N45.333 W093.750
BOWES LANDING: Call 320-629-9989 or http://www.boweslanding.com/ N45.987 W093.279
BRAINERD: Gull Lake; Madden’s Resort; 800-642-5363. They have it all. Lodging; golf; dining; docks and beaches! Shuttle service to 8Y2; East Gull Lake Airport 1/2 mi. N46.396 W094.373 www.maddens.com Madeline Island, Sand beach to east of public ferry dock with some large rocks in clear water. These three establishments are nearby in town. 46.779N / 90.788W.The airport at Madeline Island is a half mile up the airport road.
BRAINERD: North Long Lake, Iven’s on the Bay, 218-829-9872. 46.429N / 94.300W http://www.ivensonthebay.com/
BRAINERD: Gull Lake; Ernie’s North of Squaw Point MN. 218-829-3918. Docks; food and drinks. N46-25.39 W094-21.645 http://www.erniesongull.com
BRAINERD: Gull Lake north of Squaw Point, N46-423 W094-360, Ernie’s, Docks, food and drinks, 218-829-3918, www.erniesongull.com/index.html.
BRAINERD: North Long Lake; Iven’s on the Bay; 218-829-9872. N46-25.773 W094-18.186 http://www.ivensonthebay.com
BRAINERD: east GULL LAKE, Madden’s, 11266 Pine Beach Peninsula, Brainerd, 56401. 800-642-5363 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BRAINERD: Cragun’s Resort Gull Lake, 218-829-3591. Lodging, golf, boat rentals, and buffet dinners. Shuttle service to 8Y2 East Gull lake airport. N46.391 W094.369 http://www.craguns.com/
BREEZY POINT: Pelican Lake on west shore, 800-432-3777. Protected lagoon, beaches, golf, several restaurants, asphalt airstrip nearby. 46.595N / 94.208W http://www.breezypointresort.com/
BURTRUM: Bruno’s Supper Club Long Lake 320-285-4318. Very nice with great specials http://brunosmn.com/ N45.890 W094.730
BURTRUM LONG LAKE: N45-890 W094-730, Bruno’s Supper club, Sand beach, 5miles north of Willmar, SW corner of lake, 320-285-4318, http://brunosmn.com, Very nice, great specials
CHETEC: Pokegama Lake, Gilligan’s Bar 715-924-3105. Land north of the bridge, docks. Ski Fly-in every February. 45.326N / 91.634W http://www.gilliganschetek.com/Welcome.html
COLD SPRING: Schneider’s Lake; Rich Spring Golf Course N45-26.76 W094-28.284 320-685-8810 http://www.richspringgolf.com
CROSS-LAKE: Trout Lake, Manhattan Beach is on east end of lake Call 218-692-3381 ahead about beaching or docking. Golf, lodging, and recreational packages available. N46-72.50 W094-13.10. www.mblodge.com
CROSS LAKE: North Cross Lake, N46-678 W094-111, Zorbaz on Cross Lake, Mexican dining, Docks, 218-692-4567, http://www.zorbaz.com/locations/cross-lake/
CROSS-LAKE: North Cross Lake, Zorbaz on Cross Lake 218-692-4567. Mexican dining, and docks. 46.678N / 94.111W http://www.zorbaz.com/locations/cross-lake
CROSS-LAKE: North Cross Lake, Moonlite Bay Restaurant, 218-692-3575. Docks, live entertainment on weekends http://www.moonlitebay.com/ N46.698 W094.117
CUSHING: Lake Alexander, West of Camp Ripley, MN. Great quality wine and dining. 218-575-3015. 46.209N / 94.500W http://landinglakealexander.com/
DETROIT LAKES: Zorbaz at the Beach 218-847-5305 Big sand beach. http://www.zorbaz.com/locations/detroit-lakes/ 46.807N / 95.851W
ELBOW LAKE: Elbow Lake Seaplane Base, 5000’ lake with dock and fuel 100LL, Unicom 122.9 (Y63). Joe 218-685-6594 or email@example.com.
GREY EAGLE: Rock Tavern; Big Birch Lake; N45-48.108 W094-44.309 11977 COUNTY ROAD 47;Grey Eagle; MN 56336; 320-285-3576
HAYWARD: Round Lake, Famous Dave’s Wi. 888-774-2674. The original “Dave’s”. New docks with tall poles, not good. Small beach to right of docks enough for 1 aircraft. 45.993N / 91.311W http://www.famousdaveshayward.com
HAYWARD: Chief Lake Lodge Chief Lake, Chippewa Flowage boat slips along shore, low posts. Good food year round. 715-945-2221. 45.904N / 91.299W http://chieflakelodge.com/
GARRISON: Blue Goose Lake Mille Lacs, 320-692-4330 Smooth pebbly beach across Hwy 169 from the “Goose”. http://www.bluegooseonmillelacs.com/ 46.291N /93.825W
LAKE DARLING: N45-921 W094-408 www.arrowwoodresort.com, 866-386-5263,
Lake Avon, MN Landing Pelican (10mi. NW of St Cloud) 320-845-2831 http://www.minnesotarestaurantsearch.com/avon/landing.php 45.659N / 94.490W
LINO LAKE: SURESIDE SEAPLANE BASE(8Y4) N45-09.59 W093-07.30 Since1944; Bruce Hanson work 651-780-4179; cell 651-332-0444; full maintenance facility 612-868-4243. Brian at Adventure Seaplanes 612-686-4243 or www.adventuresseaplanes.com is very knowledgeable of the area.
LONG LAKE: N45-473 W093-351, Captain’s, 10 miles north of St Francis, Easy docking middle of the lake on the west shore, 763-444-5897, www.captainsonlonglake.com/default.aspx
McGREGOR: Zorbaz on Big Sandy; 218-426-3665 ?Land in channel or on lake to the east and taxi in. Docks and shoreline. N46.722 W093.304 http://zorbaz.com/locationz/big-za/
NEW LONDON: Spicer, Green Lake, Melvin’s on the Lake, 320-796-2195 Sand beach, 5mi. N of Willmar, SW corner of lake. DQ and several other food options nearby. http://www.melvinsonthelake.com/ 45.231N / 94.936W
MIDDLE SPUNK LAKE, lower spunk lake, Fisher’s Supper Club, 320-356-7269 one block south of PJ’s 320-356-7372. Seaplane access: very nice public dock on across the road.
MORA: Knife Lake; Captain Don’s Crow’s Nest Resort; 320-679-1877 N45-59.217 W093-16.769
MORA: Knife Lake, Bowes Landing, N45-987 W093-279, 320-629-9989, http://www.boweslanding.com/
ST CLOUD: Pleasant Lake, N45.500 W094.280 Four Hundred Supper Club 320-253-2465 http://www.400supperclub.com
- FRANCIS: Go ten miles north. Captain’s Long Lake, 763-444-5897 Easy docks, middle of the lake on the west shore N45.473 W093.351 http://captainsonlonglake.com/default.aspx
NISSWA: Gull Lake; N46.511 W094.345; Zorbaz on the Lake; Land in channel north of bridge; taxi to docks; 218-963-4790; www.zorbaz.com/location/
NISSWA: Gull Lake on north Shore N46.491 W094.315; Grandview Lodge; Family resort and spa; golf; dining; beaches. 218-963-2234; www.grandviewlodge.com
NISSWA: Gull Lake, Zorbaz on the Lake, 218-963-4790. Land in channel north of bridge, taxi to docks. Check their other locations too! 46.511N / 94.345W http://www.zorbaz.com/
NISSWA: Gull Lake, Bar Harbor Supper Club 218-963-2568. South of bridge, Live music most nights, docks. 46.508N / 94.349W http://barharborsupperclub.com/
NISSWA: Gull Lake, N46-508 W094-349, Bar Harbor Supper Club, South of Bridge, Live music most nights, Docks, 218-963-2568, www.baeharborsupperclub.com/
NISSWA: Gull Lake on west shore, Quarterdeck Resort, 218-963-2482. Docks and beaching spots. N46.448 W094.363 http://www.quarterdeckresort.com/
NISSWA: Gull Lake on north Shore N46-491 W094.315, Grandview Lodge, Family resort and spa, golf, dining, beaches. 218-963-2234, www.grandviewlodge.com
PAYNESVILLE: Lake Koronis, N45-20.34.13 W094-43.53.911, Bug-Bee Hive Lodge, 320-243-4448, 29659 Queen Bee Lane, 56362, Floating docks.
- CLOUD: Pleasant Lake, N45-500 W092-280, Four Hundred Supper Club, 320-253-2465, www.400supperdinnerclub.com
STARBUCK: Water’s Edge Restaurant, Lake Minnewashka 320-239-9117 Big sand beach, west end of lake, swimming, airport across the street w/ nice grass runways, Great 4th of July fly-in each year. http://watersedgestarbuck.com/ 45.598N / 95.531W
STARBUCK: Lake Minnewashka, N45-598 W095-531, Watersedge, Brainerd Lakes, Big sand beach, west end of lake, swimming, airport across the street with nice grass runway. 320-239-9117, www.watersedgestarbuck.com/
WALKER: Chase on the Lake, Historic Resort on Leech Lake, 218-547-7777. Sand beach, next to public dock, several other café’s, bars, shops within walking distance of downtown area. 47.103N / 94.582W http://www.chaseonthelake.com/
WALKER: Leech Lake, N47-103 W094-582, Waterfront Bar & Supper Club Clearwater Lake, Annandale MN. 320-274-9988 http://waterfrontlakesidegrille.com/ 45.314N / 94.157W
ZIMMERMAN: Elk Lake, Ridgewood Bay Resort 763-389-3818 N45.491 W093.630
Rock Tavern Big Birch Lake, Grey Eagle, MN. 320-285-3576 http://www.paulellering.com/rocktavern.htm
GRAVOIS MILL: Lake of the Ozarks; Coconuts Caribbean Beach Bar and Grill. N38-17.423 W092-47.918 573-372-6500; 15208 Red Hollow Rd Gravois Mill; MO 65037 http://www.coconutsatthelake.com/
KALISPELL: McGregor Lake Resort; 20 miles west of Kalispell; N48-2.355 W114-50.06; Restaurant; bar and Dock; 2 cabins; 4 unit motel; convenience store; fishing. Contact 406-858-2253 MLS 3,900. www.thelodgeatmcgregorlake.com.
PROCTOR: Lake Mary Ronan Lodge; 10 miles west of Flathead Lake; N47-56.46 W114-23.68; Restaurant and bar; Dock; 10 cabins; boat rentals; fishing. 406-849-5483; MSL 3,700 feet; www.lakemaryronanlodge.com
SEELEY LAKE: Lindy’s Landing Seaplane Base, (M35)
WHITEFISH: Stillwater Landing; N48-31.343 W114-33.356; Stillwater Landing on lower Stillwater Lake15 miles north of Whitefish MT. Camping & plenty of seaplane parking. Contact Bill Montgomery www.stillwaterlanding.com
GREENWOOD LAKE: Greenwood Lake; NY 10925; N41-13.078 W074-17.942; Lodging; food; sandy beach. Call 845-477-9215; www.villageofgreenwoodlake.org
SPECULATOR: Lake Pleasant Lodge; 518-548-5253; 2839 Rt. 30; 12164; N43.496386 W074.360511; shore line beach sand. Parking 50 seaplanes. www.lakepleasantlodge.com
NINE LIGHTHOUSES: Flyby of Outer Banks (Historic sites) Private docks for use, lakeside hanger available. 818-240-8474, WW II German subs were sited and sunk off coast, www.coast4rent.com/lakehouse,
OCRACOKE ISLAND: Silver Lake (salt water), Quaint Island; bar/restaurant similar to Cherry Pockets, Fl. Sandy beaches with landing strip for amphibians, Civic & Business Association, 252-928-6711, Rent bikes and tour island.
ALMOST HEAVEN: Silver Lake (saltwater), N43-54.22 W124-60.87, Lakefront house for rent, near coastal sand dunes. Private docks for use, lakeside hanger available, 818-240-8474, MSL 43 feet, www.coast4rent.com/lakehouse
CORVALLIS WATERFRONT: N44-34.08 W123-15.37, Restaurant and shopping, Gravel beach MSL 204 feet, river current.
CRESCENT LAKE: Crescent Lake Resort, N43-30.0 W121-58.33, Restaurant, cabins, store, fuel, fishing, nice low dock no pilings, MSL 4,800 feet, 541-433-2505, www.crescentlakeresort.com
CULTUS LAKE: Cultus Lake Resort, N43-49.75 W121-50.31, Restaurant, cabins, dock MSL 4,700 feet, 541-389-3230, www.cultuslakeresort.com
LINCOLN CITY: Devil’s Lake, N44-58.19 W124-00.49, Campground, walk to restaurants, Dock, MSL 8 feet, www.oregonstateparks.org/images/pdf/devils_map.pdf
DIAMOND LAKE: Diamond Lake Resort; N43-10.56 W122-08.36; Restaurant; cabins store; fuel; fishing; Dock; MSL 5;200 feet; 541-793-3333 www.diamondlake.net
LEMOLO LAKE: Lemolo Lake Resort, N43-19.03 W122-11.51, Restaurant, cabins, store, fuel. Fishing, Dock, MSL 4,146 feet, 541-957-8354, www.lemololakeresort.com
LOST CREEK LAKE: Lost Creek Lake and Marina, N42-40.71 W122-38.07, Restaurant, cabins, store, Dock, MSL 1,875 feet www.lostcreeklake.com
O’DELL LAKE: Shelter Cove; Odell Lake; N43-34.93 W122-02.35; Cabins with docks; store; fishing; old wooden dock; MSL 4800 ft; 800-647-2729; www.sheltercoveresort.com
OWYHEE RESERVOIR: N43-25.82 W117-21.06, Cabins, camping, beach, MSL 2,700 feet.
Shelter Cove, Odell Lake, N43-34.93 W122-20.35, Cabins with docks, store, fishing, old wooden dock, MSL 4,800 feet, 800-647-2729, www.sheltercoveresort.com
PORTLAND: Wiley’s Seaplane Base, N45-25.86 W122-39.01, Call ahead Tim Wiley 503-234-5361, fuel, boat ramp, amphibious parking, Aron Faegre 503-222-2546, MSL 8 feet,
LAKE JOCASSEE: on the border between South Carolina and Georgia (half in each state). Owned by Duke Energy, One camping area at N34-59.25 W082-56.90; no camping anywhere else. 9000 acre lake bordered on the north and west by mountains, with very few homes, lots of wilderness, waterfalls, access to the Foothills Trail in several spots. Several wide boat ramps. Lake level varies greatly due to power draws.
LAKE KEOWEE: just south of Lake Jocassee, partly in Georgia, partly in South Carolina. Much more populated then Lake Jocassee. Several camping areas at N34-51.10 W083-53.70. Good beach with access to Duke Energy’s World of Energy N34-47.90 W082-54.23 www.duke-energy.com/visiter-center/world-of-energy.asp.
LAKE MURRAY: Great place for a day trip. N34-02.070 / W081-19.110; Parking 10 + seaplanes. Sand beach.
BUCHANAN: Paris Landing State Park; Kentucky Lake; 16055 Hwy 79 N; 38222; N36-26.54 W088-04.84 130 guestroom Inn complete with restaurant; beach; pool; golf; camping; with dock and marina in front of Lodge; 800-250-8614; http://state.tn.us/environment/parks/parislanding/index.shtml
BYRDSTOWN: Dale Hollow Lake; Eagle Cove Resort; N36-37.317 W085-14.719 5899 Eagle Cove Road; 38549; 45 houseboats; 29 cabins and chalets. Dock and Marina; 931-864-3456; www.waterwayadventures.com/eagle_cove_resort.html
SPEEDWELL: Flat Hollow Marina; Norris Lake; N36-23.662 W083-55.838 185 flat Hollow Dock Circle; 37870; restaurant; houseboats & cabins for rent; Docks and beach landings; 423-562-8314; www.flathollowmarina.com/
CEDAR MILLS: Lake Texoma; Cedar Mills Marina & Resort. N33-50.06 W096-48.50 Restaurant; Lodging; swimming; Fishing; 903-523-4222 or www.cedarmills.com
Lake Motel: 434-374-8106 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.conradusa.com. PO Box1528, Clarksville, VA 23927. Lake Country Wine Festival Seaplane Splash-in. CLARKSVILLE: Lake Motel N36-37.60 W078-33.14 434-374-8106 or email@example.com or www.conradusa.com PO Box1528; Clarksville; VA 23927. Lake Country Wine Festival Seaplane Splash-in. Clarksville; VA. April, Saturday & Sunday 10:00am-4;00pm. Beach Shoreline or airport (W63).
BALSAM LAKE: Paradise landing, N45-45.50 W092-24.70, easy docking and sand beach east of and behind docks. 715-485-3210, www.paradiselandingwi.com/
CABLE: Lake Namekagon, Lake woods Resort 800-930-6657. Private harbor with docks & beach able shoreline. Great bar and grill. Tons of year round action. Golf too! 46.198N / 91.122W http://www.lakewoodsresort.com/
CONOVER: Pioneer Lake; Maple View Resort; N46-00.653 W089-12.766; 3360 McPeak 54519; 715-479-4600; OPEN May 1 to Oct 1; Camping; Restaurant; Attractions; Docking and sand beach; parking for 24 seaplanes. www.mapleviewresort.com
CHETEK: Pokegama Lake; Northwood’s Brewpub and Grill 715-552-0510. Across the bridge from Gilligan’s. N45.326 W091.632 www.northwoodsbrewpub.com
HAYWARD: Chief Lake, Dun Rovin Lodge Chippewa Flowage 715-462-3834. Protected channel on north shore, floating docks, big slips, small beach. Year round food and lodging. Great dining and bar. N45.973 W091.169 http://www.dunrovinlodge.com/
HAYWARD: Chief Lake; Pat’s Landing Chippewa Flowage 715-945-2511. Floating docks; low posts; small swimming beach. Good food year round. N45-54.307 W091-17.955 www.treelandresorts.com
LAKE: Paradise Landing Balsam, 715-485-3210. Easy docks, sand beach east of & behind docks. N45-45.50 W092-42.70. www.paradiselandingwi.com
LA POINTE: Madeline Island; N46-46.726 W090-47.257 The Pub; 800-822-6315; www.madisland.com/; Tom’s Burned Down Cafe; 715-747-6100; www.tomsburneddowncafe.com; Bell Street Tavern; 715-747-2700; www.bstavern.com/; Sand beach to the east of the public ferry dock with some large rocks in clear water. These three establishments are nearby in town. The Madeline Island airport is half mile up the airport road.
NEW RICHMOND: Cedar Lake; Meister’s Grill & Bar; 715-248-7012. N45.201 W092.575 www.meisterscedarlake.com
OSHKOSH: Lake Winnebago & Fox River, Restaurants, docks, bridges.
PHILLIPS: Long Lake, Harbor View Pub & Eatery, 715-339-2626. Sand beach, seaplane friendly, good food & entertainment. 45.702N / 90.415W http://www.harborviewonline.com/
BIMINI ISLAND: Bimini Bay Resort. (Salt Water) CONTACT Leonard Stuart 954-236-9292 ex 297 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.bahamas.com/flying or 1-800-Bahamas. N25-44.832 W079-16.943
Chad Tilley, Country Director / Chief Pilot MAF Bangladesh, email@example.com, T880-2841-0164, M8801711680000, House 299, Road 4, DOHS, Baridhara, Dhaka 1206. We fly to over 58 different river locations in Bangladesh. Barsial, Barguna, Bhola, Dhaka, Patukhali, Khulna, Gaibanda, Chilmari, Bibiyana, Kapti Lake.
BRITISH COLUMBIA: Vancouver Harbor Water Airport(CYHC); Canada. (Salt water) N49-17.67 W123-06.
ONTARIO: Arnprior, K7S 3G8, N45-43.341 W076-34.939, Fuel 100LL, Contact Dan 613-623-9687 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ONTARIO: Killarney Mountain Lodge; P0M 2A0 Canada. N45-58.144 W081-30.396 800-461-1117 or 705-287-2242 or email@example.com www.killarney.com Open May to Oct. Killarney,
ONTARIO: Nestor Falls; Sabaskong Bay Water Aerodrome. CKW3. Tinker’s Place; Nestor Falls; N49-06.6 W093-55.5 Nestor Falls Airport N49-08.01 W093-56.01
ONTARIO: Red Lake, Ontario, POV-2M0, every summer in July there is the Norseman Seaplane Festival. 807-727-9996 or firstname.lastname@example.org
QUEBEC: Kuujjuaq; Diane Lake Lodge; N58-26.00 W068-58.00; Remote fly-in Lodge for trophy fishing and hunting; full service accommodations; great food and lodging. Floatplane areas and a landing strip in the back of the lodge 800-662-6404 or www.higharcticadv.com
QUEBEC: Lake Ternay Lodge; N53-25.80 W069-05.21; Remote fly-in lodge for trophy fishing and hunting; Full service accommodations; great food and lodging. Floatplane landing areas 800-662-6404 or www.higharcticadv.com or email@example.com
MANITOBA: Shining Falls Lodge. firstname.lastname@example.org www.shiningfallslodge.com
COMO: Lake Como; Como Seaplane Base; Aero Club Como; since 1930; 011-39-031-574495. email@example.com or www.aeroclubcomo.com n45-48.857 E009-04.262
WOTJE ATOLL: Wotje Island; Japanese Seaplane Base; n09-27.514 E170-14.3Wotje Island, Japanese Seaplane Base, N9-21-34 E169-49-1707.
MALLORCA: Pollensa Bay, Hotels, restaurants, and sightseeing. Open for special event only and strictly PPR. Fresh water facilities for rinsing seaplanes. Juan Hemmick, firstname.lastname@example.org