Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Protecting Your Freedom to Fly
Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 4/30/2015

Public Use

Roscommon County - Blodgett Memorial Airport

Houghton Lake, MI

Phone: 989-366-7660
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


Attendance: Attended
Arpt Unattended Major Holidays.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0900-1700
Elevation:1,149 ft (350.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. NE of Houghton Lake
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27, 18/36 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 4000 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs

Expand Instrument Procedures

Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

Jet-A$ 5.41  (self-service service)
100LL$ 4.33  (self serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 24000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
091147.8ft. MSL
94° mag
89° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 375 ft Right of center, 73 ft high, 1,660 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
271144.7ft. MSL
274° mag
269° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Trees, 160 ft Left of center, 11 ft high, 277 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2179 x 100ft. / 664.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
181148.3ft. MSL
183° mag
178° true
0.2% down
No DataTrees, Both-Sides, 68 ft high, 1,360 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
18/36 Mkd with 3 Ft Yellow Cones
361144.3ft. MSL
3° mag
358° true
0.2% up
No Data188' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 85 ft high, 1,445 ft from end, 17:1 clearance slope
Ry 36 Apch Ratio 20:1 to Dsplcd Thld Over 85 Ft Trees, 1686 Ft Dstc, Ob

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Roscommon County
  • $4.33
  • $5.41
On field: W
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Member-submitted Photos

View all

    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N44 21.5933' / W84 40.1683'
    Charts:NACO: Lake Huron Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1985)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:HTL
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:HIRL Ry 09/27 Preset on Low Intst Dusk-2100; Aft 2100 Actvt - CTAF. to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL & PAPI Rys 09 & 27 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:10
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:10,320
    GA Itinerant:2,580
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

    Air Safety Institute Resources

    Accident Reports

    Expand Communications Card

    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Roscommon CountyEric J Jaroch
    500 Lake St5218 E. Houghton Lake Dr
    Roscommon, MI 48653Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    989-275-8021 (Office) 989-366-7660 (Office)