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Pleasant Valley (Young, AZ) Backcountry Fly-In

Friday, April 26, 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019

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Location - 24AZ Pleasant Valley Airstrip (Young, AZ)


Come enjoy camping the pine country! Bring your favorite Dutch Oven and recipe for dinner on Saturday evening!  

Join fellow pilots and their families in the cool pines of Young Arizona at (24AZ), AKA Pleasant Valley. The airstrip is 3400' graded dirt, and accommodates most GA aircraft. Young and Pleasant Valley provide very special and beautiful surroundings. The locals help provide  ground transportation to and from town for the many activities available in Historic Young, meals and hotel stays. 

For transportation to Young from the airstrip, call Vern and Kathy (928-462-3510)

As always, please check weather for your trip, and make the your decision to fly on your skill level, equipment, and conditions along the route and destination. Spring winds can be hazardous in the backcountry!

Weekend Schedule:

  • Friday 3:00 to 7:00 some folks arrive. Dinner in town transportation leaves airport at 5:30PM
  • Saturday arrivals all morning. Breakfast in town, transportation leaves at 8:30AM
  • Lunch, fend for yourself, but no taking of wildlife! Lunch and transpo will be available for Bruzzi's Vineyard and Pleasing Palate
  • Dutch oven cook off starts 4:00PM
  • Music with local musician Barry Dilly, 7:00PM
  • Sunday, most folks depart, but you are welcome to stay as long as you like



Local Hotels: (Or camp at the airstrip!)

Pleasant Valley Inn with fireplaces, WiFi, refrigerators, and all the comforts of home. Call Marla at (928) 462-3593 early to reserve a room! Transportation to and from the hotel will be available.

Cherry Creek Lodge Cabins just south of town, Call: Holly 928-462-4027

Dead Broke Inn Call: Karla 928-462-4022

Valley View Cabins Call: Darleen Harris 928-462-3422

Grandpa’s Cabin:  Call Tom or Joanne 928-462-3253

Bruzzi Vineyard:


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Location - 24AZ Pleasant Valley Airstrip (Young, AZ)