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85AK Seaplane Base Location

61-30-33.0000N (61.509167)
149-54-31.0000W (-149.908611)
150.0 feet MSL (46 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
16.2 E (as of April 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -9.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -8.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SW of Big Lake, Alaska
Found On: 
Anchorage Chart
FAA Region: 

85AK Seaplane Base Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 09W/27W is 3400 ft (1036 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

85AK Seaplane Base General Information

Control tower: 
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1150 feet (351 m)

85AK Seaplane Base Services

85AK Seaplane Base Contact Information

Privately owned: 
P.O. BOX 520815
BIG LAKE, AK 99602
P.O. BOX 520815
BIG LAKE, AK 99602

85AK Seaplane Base Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Kenai(ENA)
Toll Free Phone:  1-866-864-1737

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
11.2 Wasilla Airport
70 54 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
12.7 Birchwood Airport
115 99 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
15.1 Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base
71 55 100LL
17.8 Merrill Field Airport
174 158 Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
17.9 Alaska Regional Hospital Heliport
172 156 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
19.7 Lake Hood Seaplane Base
184 168 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.3 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
187 171 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
24.0 Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport
77 61 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet B - Wide-cut turbine fuel, freeze point -50C
49.0 Talkeetna Airport
353 337 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
68.3 Kenai Municipal Airport
215 199 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
70.2 Soldotna Airport
208 192 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Where to Stay Near 85AK Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near 85AK Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 85AK Airport Price
yes Best Western Lake Lucille Inn 14.8 100.00 USD
no Alaska`s Lake Lucille Bed & Breakfast 15.6 125.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Eagle River/Anchorage Area 16.3 72.00 USD
no Alaskas Select Inn Wasilla 18.9 69.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Anchorage Ship Creek 19.9 99.00 USD
no Anchorage Grand Hotel 19.9 99.00 USD
yes Anchorage Uptown Suites 20.0 169.00 USD
yes Hilton Anchorage 20.0 109.95 USD
yes Ramada Inn Anchorage Downtown 20.0 74.00 USD
no Historic Anchorage Hotel 20.0 99.00 USD
yes Alaska Backpackers Inn 20.1 50.00 USD
no The Hotel Captain Cook 20.1 160.00 USD
no Copper Whale Inn 20.1 108.00 USD
yes Westmark Anchorage Hotel 20.2 89.00 USD
no Rodeway Inn Anchorage 20.2 89.00 USD
yes Guesthouse Inn & Suites Anchorage 20.2 67.00 USD
yes Merrill Field Inn 20.2 95.00 USD
yes Sheraton Anchorage Hotel 20.3 99.00 USD
no Marriott Anchorage Downtown 20.3 110.00 USD
yes Clarion Suites Downtown 20.4 119.00 USD
yes Extended Stay America - Anchorage - Downtown 20.4 89.99 USD
no Anchorage Downtown Hotel 20.4 55.25 USD
no Quality Suites Anchorage 20.4 109.00 USD
yes Inlet Tower Hotel And Suites 20.6 72.99 USD
no Anchorage Suites Lodge 20.9 0.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.

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