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  • 4243 msl
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Butte Valley Airport

Dorris, CA

Phone: 530-842-8295
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:4,243 ft (1,293.3 m) (Estimated)
Location:5.00 mi. SW of Dorris
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 4300 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Landing
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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:4300 x 60ft. / 1310.6 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
164243.1ft. MSL
161° mag
179° true
0.0% down
No DatabasicNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 520 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
344242.8ft. MSL
341° mag
359° true
0.0% up
basicNo DataFence, Both-Sides, 5 ft high, 350 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 53.2350' / W121 58.5350'
    Charts:NACO: Klamath Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:18E (1985)
    ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
    FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
    NOTAM Facility:RIU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:5043 MSL | 800 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Dusk-Dawn. Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34 Key 122.9; 5 Times

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:1
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:50
    GA Itinerant:2,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    County of SiskiyouMelissa Cummins
    411 4th Street411 4th Street
    Yreka, CA 96097Yreka, CA 96097
    530-842-8295 (Office) 530-842-8295 (Office)
    Director of Airports Office in Yreka
    Director of Airports Office in Yreka