Airplane Adventures

Ozark BackCountry Flyin

Base at world famous Gaston’s White River Resort, with their 3,200 ft. bermuda grass airstrip. There will be a number of fly-outs to backcountry airstrips, and we will be joining those groups. One fly-out location, Buffalo River Lodge, offers all day canoe and zip line tours on… [read more]

Upper Pennisula (UP) Flying

This year on our way up to Oshkosh some of us Cub Drivers got together for some flying. We met a group of 12 other Cub pilots in Cadillac Michigan. From there we explored the east side of Lake Michigan. Our trip began with camping… [read more]

Middle Fork Lodge

This was a once in a life time flight that was a great adventure. Dick the owner of a new carbon cub and I flew up to Yakima Washington to pick up his brand new carbon cub. On our trip home we flew through the… [read more]


This airplane adventure is called Iceport. The first weekend in March pilots from all over the midwest descent on a lake that is plowed for a special event. This year there were two runways and over 104 aircraft attended. You don’t need special tires as… [read more]

Johnson Creek

Johnson Creek is one of the best trips we make. We make an adventure trip on the way out through South Dakotas Black Hills and Big Sky Montana. The Missouri breaks are always a good spot to stop and play a few days. Then onto… [read more]

Grand Gulch

The Strip Lat: 36 19.216′ N Long: 113 47.167′ W The Grand Gulch mining camp is located about 60 miles South of St George Utah. It is a great place to go in a cub or Cessna 185. The runways are uneven with several dips… [read more]

BackCountry Olympics

Coming Soon! Midwest BackCountry Olympics May 2015 – BackCountry Olympics Date: TBD Time: TBD BackCountry Olympics 2014 Video… [read more]

Missouri Breaks

Flying through the Idaho and Montana backcountry are what cubs were designed for. Leaving Washington and entering the BackCountry we landed at many of the back country areas through out the area.… [read more]

Oshkosh Recap

We had a great time in Oshkosh this year. Thanks to all of you that came out. All of those group flights and events were so much fun I am already looking forward to next year. After the flying was done many of us stayed… [read more]

539W BackCountry Adventure & Delivery

This trip was just a plan for both the owner and I. We landed at some great locations on our way home. If you hover over the pictures you can see our comments on each of the pictures. The slide show below is just an… [read more]