Airfield Airfield Elevation – 49 ft Unicom CTAF 122.8 IAK NDB – 243, GPS AWOS – 119.92 AWOS - 386-312-2212 082/35 miles GNV VOR 116.2 Jax Approach - 118.0 Remote Communications Outlet / Gainesville Radio 122.25Hours Attended – 08:00 – 19:00 local, daily, excluding some holidays
24-7 Self-Serve for both 100LL, JET A/Prist Single Point or Over the Wing Quick turns always welcome, and a minimum is never required! Full Serve JetA is available off the Truck during Business Hours. We will bring the JetA to you.
100LL Pump Service is available during Business Hours. If you don’t want to fuel it yourself, we will do it for you. We'll even tow you to the fuel farm and put you back on the ramp. Ground handling fees will apply for tug services.
Venture into the heart of the REAL Florida. Experience untouched beauty, delve into our historical landmarks, and immerse yourself in our vibrant culture.
Natural Beauty & Historic Waterways
St. Johns River: Proudly one of America's Heritage Rivers, it's uniquely one of the few that flows north. A haven for bass fishing, it's no wonder we've earned the title "Bass Capital of the World."
Palatka Memorial Bridge & Riverfront: The bridge connecting hearts and histories.
Fishing Expeditions in "The River City": Be part of prestigious tournaments hosted by organizations like B.A.S.S., Bass Masters, ESPN, and more.
Ocklawaha River & Rodman Reservoir: Bask in the tranquil settings and diverse ecosystems.
Buckman Locks & Cross Florida Barge Canal: Dive into the past and explore the trails, springs, and birding hotspots around.
Untamed Wilderness & Adventure
Putnam County's verdant banks offer a variety of adventure lodgings. Whether you're in search of a trophy fish or simply seeking tranquility, the perfect spot awaits around the river's bend. Must-visit sites include:
Ocala National Forest, Etoniah Creek State Forest, Welaka State Forest: Discover Florida's rich foliage and fauna, from the Florida Alligator to the majestic Osceola Wild Turkey.
Historical Landmarks & Festivals
Bronson House & Country Club: Step back in time and relive history.
Mug Race & Blue Crab Festival: Celebrate with us! Our yearly festivals showcase the region's charm and hospitality.
Historical Homes Tour: Wander through timeless architectural masterpieces from the 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Moorings at Crystal Cove: Enjoy a serene riverfront setting, complete with a delightful restaurant.
Quality Inn & Suites of Palatka: Revel in traditional inn comforts, right in the heart of the city.
Best Western Inn of Palatka: Relish the breathtaking views of the St. Johns river.
Dine With Us
Angels Dining Car: Dive into nostalgia with Florida's Oldest Diner.
Mussel Whites Seafood and Grill: Savor hearty steaks, fresh seafood, and more.
Beef O'Brady's Family Sports Pub: Enjoy wall-to-wall sports action with spicy wings and more.