July 11, 2019

Places To Fly – West: Fairmont Hot Springs


A free pancake breakfast and barbecue await those who arrive at Fairmont Hot Springs airport (CYCZ) for their 8th Annual Fly-In being held from July 12 to 14.

Located in British Columbia’s Rocky Mountain Trench, about 75 nm southwest of Calgary, Alberta, the resort town has plenty to offer with hot-spring pools, spas, resorts and a golf course among the main attractions. Camping is possible and shuttles to the pools will be running. Passes and discounts to the attractions are available.

There will be a 50/50 charity draw, with all funds raised going to the Chris Rose Therapy Centre for Autism.

The elevation of CYCZ is 2,661 feet and the runway length (15-33) is 6,005 feet. 100LL and Jet-A fuel is available.

For more information and discount codes, phone the Columbia Valley Airport Society at 250-345-2121 or send an email.