Tour Details

3. Gulf of Alaska & Peninsula Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)
Description: This tour is a rebuilt tour from 2011. It has 16 legs which progress along the Alaskan west coast on the Gulf of Alaska and on the peninsula: Alaska bush flying: a mix of water and land moorings. This tour has 16 legs, mostly floats but there are 5 legs which have land moorings: Legs 7, 8, 12, 13 and 16 so use an amphibian for those legs. IE: DHC-2, DHC-3, C185, (*DHC-6 amphibian is recommended for some of these slightly longer legs), 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.
3. Gulf of Alaska & Peninsula Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)

Tour Destinations

Leg: Departure: Arrival: Flight: Aircraft: Distance:
1Sitka SPB (A29)Pelican SPB (PEC)AKA032-TDHC-671 nm
2Pelican SPB (PEC)Yakutat SPB (2Y3)AKA033-TDHC-6169 nm
3Yakutat SPB (2Y3)Ellamar SPB (1Z9)AKA034-TDHC-6255 nm
4Ellamar SPB (1Z9)Island Lake SPB (2R3)AKA035-TDHC-6156 nm
5Island Lake SPB (2R3)Port Williams SPB (KPR)AKA036-TDHC-6159 nm
6Port Williams SPB (KPR)Alitak SPB (ALZ)AKA037-TDHC-6126 nm
7Alitak SPB (ALZ)Kulik Lake (LKK)AKA038-TDHC-6146 nm
8Kulik Lake (LKK)Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)AKA039-TDHC-6137 nm
9Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)AKA040-TDHC-6147 nm
10Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)Akiachak SPB (KKI)AKA041-TDHC-657 nm
11Akiachak SPB (KKI)Newtok (WWT)AKA042-TDHC-6108 nm
12Newtok (WWT)Kwigillingok (KWK)AKA043-TDHC-689 nm
13Kwigillingok (KWK)Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)AKA044-TDHC-6171 nm
14Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)AKA045-TDHC-6191 nm
15Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)AKA046-TDHC-6184 nm
16Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)Unalaska Airport (PADU)AKA047-TDHC-6178 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 2345 nm

Pilot Progress

1Barry  Morton - AKA393
2James L  Smith - AKA1288
3Norm  Richards - AKA995
4Victor  Martinez - AKA1019
5Roger  Triplett - AKA1305               
6John  Dean - AKA1276
7Brian  Smith - AKA332                
8Steve  Horn - AKA1454          
9Reiner  Test - AKA1384
10Daniel  Coshell - AKA1073                
11Carlos  Silveira - AKA1621