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Airport Name Bella Coola Airport
Airport Category Certified Airport
Nearest Community Hagensborg 2 km west
Latitude (N): 52 23 15
Longitude (W): 126 35 45
Listed in Canada Flight Supplement Yes
Airport ident. CYBD
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart Yes
Airport Elevation 117
Magnetic Variation 21E
  Runway (Main): Runway (2): Runway (3): Runway (4):
Number: 05-23
Length: 4200
Width: 100
Surface asphalt
Night Flying No
Maintained Year Round Yes
Radio Communications traffic 122.8 Kamloops FIC RCO 126.7
Telephone on the Airport Yes
Customs Airport Entry No
Fees on Private Aircraft
Landing $: 0.00
Terminal $: 0.00
Parking $: 0.00
Airport Fuel Tax (litre) $: 0.00
Comments About Fees:
Fuel Prices
100LL $: 1.95
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 2016-05-23
Fuel Price Comments 1.95 plus GST = 2.05/L
*(include Telephone Numbers)
100 LL from Bella Coola Air Tel. (250) 982-2545 also call on 122.8 unicom.
Jet-B available from Pacific Coastal Airline, Tel.: 250-982-2225
Airport Management Central Coastal Regional District Tel: 250-799-5291
Airport Web Site
Airport E-mail
Other General Aviation Services on the Airport
Nav Canada Weather Station, Tel.: 250-982-2644

Tiedowns available at no charge. No landing fees
Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport
*(include Telephone Numbers)
1/Bay Motor Hotel (Five minutes away but often closed), Tel.: 250-982-2212

2/Coast Mountain Lodge (formerly Brockton Inn 5 min. Year round service),
Tel.: 250-982-2298 or FREE 1-866-982-2298

3/Bella Coola Valley Inn, Tel.: 250-799-5316
Bed & Breakfasts with pick up at Airport 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
1/Sinclair House, Tel.: 250-982-2435

2/Tweedsmuir Lodge, Tel.: 250-982-2402

/Bella Coola's Eagle Lodge, Tel.: 250-799-5587
Restaurants on the airport or nearby 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Coffee shop w/sandwiches open 8-2.
Camping Airport grounds: No
Washrooms Yes
Nearest COPA Flight VANDERHOOF, Flight 102, Leonard Muir, Box 2056, Vanderhoof, BC, V0J 3A0. Tel: 250-567-5998
Other Local Aviation Associations & Telephone Numbers
Remarks Caution: 10 dike 250 east of the button of runway 23

General location map:

Google sat photo:
Local Tourism Contacts & Telephone Numbers Tweedsmuir Travel, Tel.: 250-799-5638

Kynoch Adventures, Tel: 250-982-2298

Car Rental, Tel: 250-982-2298
Local Activities, Sights & Events of Interest to Visitors Bella Coola is is the terminus of the Discovery Coast Ferry Service and the beginning of the Freedom Road to the Chilcotin, Cariboo and beyond into the interior of British Columbia. It is the only Central Coast community with a highway link to the rest of Canada. Bella Coola offers all amenities to the traveling public by air, sea or vehicle. Many recreational opportunities can be found in the Bella Coola valley.

About 300 people live on the Bella Coola town site. You won't find anything but the simple and the serviceable The stores are interesting, clean and the staff friendly and willing to take the time to talk with you. You will find everything you want on our town site and prices are reasonable. Take some extra time to shop as you will get talking to people. Bella Coola is the hub of the valley with lots of things to do if you take a look around. There are benches situated around the town for you to take in the view and relax a bit.

It is said that once you come to the Bella Coola valley you will always think about it and long to return.
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Updated most recently by: Tom Howard N180NT KPWT
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Date Submitted On: 2016-07-15

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