Tricky little airstrip in Idaho

Idaho bush strip

Idaho bush strip – click picture for video

Here’s a short video of a bit more back country bush flying – a landing into a very small, high-altitude ‘runway’ between the trees at Simonds Strip in Idaho. Aircraft is a Cessna 185 with a STOL kit, not as one wag commented, ‘only a 747 would be big enough to carry the pilot’s b***s!’