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Underwing camping Sparwood/Elk Valley Airport (CYSW)

Sparwood/Elk Valley Airport (CYSW)

Airport Information:

Location: 17/35 runway with dimensions 4000′ x 75′, surfaced with asphalt.
Arrival without notice is permitted.


Regional District of East Kootenay: 250-425-4616.

Camping and Facilities:

On-airport camping: 20 sites available.
Riverside camping: 1 minute away, beautiful with approximately 5 sites; both camping options are free.
Clubhouse amenities: Heat, WiFi, microwaves, hot pot element, stocked kitchen, bathroom, shower, couches, water, and a giant BBQ – all available for use.


Limited availability of rental cars.
Limited taxi services.

Fuel and Fees:

Fuel: 100LL available.
No tie-down fees.
No landing fees.

Recreational Opportunities:

Proximity to rivers, hikes, biking trails, ski hills, and mountains.