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Climbing Out
30 Oct 15
Climbing out towards the east coast of Mull on departing Glenforsa.
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Glenforsa
30 Oct 15
G-CHOE Parked at Glenforsa
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30 Oct 15

Flew into Glenforsa from Oban on Monday 12th October and return outbound to Blackpool. I have been before a few times but not for a while. The airfield has been taken over by the Glenforsa Hotel (who used to own/run it many years ago I believe). The grass runway is only about half its original width but is still plenty wide and long enough with a decent surface. A/G may be manned or not, (on my visit, a departing pilot provided initial information and then the A/G operator came out to meet me and provide airfield information).

The hotel is lovely and has a great bar where I had lunch looking out along the Sound of Mull. The pictures say it all, but Glenforsa really is one of the most scenic airfields in Britain and the ability to park outside the hotel is pretty unusual in a fixed wing aircraft. My visit coincided with the last day the hotel was to be open before Easter next year, but I highly recommend a visit to Glenforsa for anyone who has not yet been. The hotel is run by Brendan and Allison, a couple who are both pilots and who used to manage Intrepid Aviation’s warbirds, so lots of interesting pictures all around the hotel. Very highly recommended.

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Glenforsa - the view from the parking ramp.....
12 Aug 14
Can you get a better view from a parked aircraft?
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24 Jan 12
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View from the Hotel at Glenforsa
21 Apr 10

View from the Hotel at Glenforsa

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View From Glenforsa Hotel
20 Apr 09
the view from the Hotel at Glenforsa is magnificent - what a sunset !
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Glenforsa, Isle of Mull
29 Mar 09
Excellent airfield, warm welcome at Hotel, fantastic scenery - 10 /10
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25 Aug 08
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Glenforsa
24 May 08
Fly-in at Glenforsa, Mull today

Possibly the best parking spot in the country?

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Glenforsa - aerial shot showing its location
15 Jul 07
Glenforsa - Grass - Island of Mull Finals into 07 involves negotiating a tree-clad hill unless you cut across on base leg before the village near the field...
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From (Anonymous)
3 Jun 05
A perfect airfield - amazing scenery, great local hotel on the side of the airstrip with a bar and whiskey. What more could you ask?
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