14. Gone Fishing Float Plane Tour v2016 (Level 1-Easy-6A)
Description: 14. GONE FISHING FLOAT PLANE TOUR– Rev 2016. Summer is almost here and the fishing in Alaska is fantastic. In this fishing expedition, you will depart from AKA Juneau Hbr to complete 10 round trip flights to fishing lodges or outposts in the area. The 2016 rev is an enhancement with all new FP as well as SkyVector map links. Each leg from the Juneau base to any of the 10 fishing outposts has certain route but the return route follows a different scenic route. Each lodge has buildings, boats and docks for you to tie up to or to moor. There is also add-on scenery for this GF series and is contained within the tour download. The "Click Me" link in the schedules will connect you with the website for the lodge in that leg of the tour. The DHC-2 Beaver or DHC-2 TURBO – low and slow is the suggested aircraft for the tour, but feel free to use your favorite float plane. (Yes the aircraft must float or you won’t make it far in this GF series) Legs: 20: Flights AKA186-T thru AKA205-T. Tour Flight Leg Rating Conditions: Level 1/Easy. “6A0”: 6=Max landing rate is -600fpm. A-Autopilot and GPS use permitted. (There are no Stop-overs on any of these legs). Tour Download for this excursion is available in the Tour downloads section which contains the all the tour details, flight plans, sky vector map links as well as the award for completion.
|1||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Chilcoot River Lodge (GF1)||AKA186-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||82 nm|
|2||Chilcoot River Lodge (GF1)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA187-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||82 nm|
|3||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Glacier Bay Lodge (GF13)||AKA188-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||54 nm|
|4||Glacier Bay Lodge (GF13)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA189-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||54 nm|
|5||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Waters Edge Lodge (GF6)||AKA190-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||71 nm|
|6||Waters Edge Lodge (GF6)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA191-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||71 nm|
|7||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Lisianski Inlet Lodge (GF14)||AKA192-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|8||Lisianski Inlet Lodge (GF14)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA193-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|9||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Talon Lodge (GF2)||AKA194-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||93 nm|
|10||Talon Lodge (GF2)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA195-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||93 nm|
|11||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Alaskan Advantage Lodge (GF15)||AKA196-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||84 nm|
|12||Alaskan Advantage Lodge (GF15)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA197-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||84 nm|
|13||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Whalers Cove Lodge (GF10)||AKA198-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|14||Whalers Cove Lodge (GF10)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA199-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|15||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Pybus Point Lodge (GF3)||AKA200-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|16||Pybus Point Lodge (GF3)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA201-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||70 nm|
|17||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Johnny's East River Lodge (GF4)||AKA202-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||159 nm|
|18||Johnny's East River Lodge (GF4)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA203-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||159 nm|
|19||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||Favorite Bay Lodge (GF5)||AKA204-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||57 nm|
|20||Favorite Bay Lodge (GF5)||AKA Juneau Hbr (GF22)||AKA205-T||DHC2 TURBO-A||57 nm|
|Total Distance Of Tour: 1617 nm|
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