To be a prepared pilot you want as
much quality information as you can find on the places you plan on
visiting and the type of flying you are going to do.
Back Country Pilot Groups
Utah Back Country Pilots -
of back country airstrips in Utah with maps. UBCP also works hard to
protect your right to fly to these airstrips and keep them open.
Other Valuable Sources of Information
Country Flying Guides
Galen Hanselman authors outstanding guidebooks on back country flying
Idaho, Baja, Montana and Utah. In addition to pictures
and runway information you will find information on things to do in the
area and interesting historical information for each airstrip. These
books are a must have if you are going to be visiting back country
airstrips in the area.
There Flying Videos
- If a picture is worth a thousand words a video must be worth a
thousand pictures. Jim Clark makes excellent back country flying
that let you become familiar with the challenges of back country
airstrips before your first visit.
- Sparky Imeson has authored dozens of books and articles on
and back country flying. The Mountain Flying Bible is the
definitive work on mountain flying. His website has a wealth of free
information on mountain flying to help you prepare for your adventures.
Flying Seminars - Everyone we have talked to who has taken one of
these seminars has had great things to say about them.