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We are blessed to live and play in SW Florida. Steady Gulf breezes, flights over scenic islands and friendly people insure a good time for all.

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Pine Island Airport

Welcome to on-site camp tent or RV

Lots of non-flying activities nearby and on site!

Charges set by the Pine Island Airport:

$30 Month All Pilots

Camping extra charge

 (Must sign disclaimer upon entry to Pine Island Airport)

PIA CONTACT INFO   Paul@PlanetPPG.

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Pine Island Airport Link

Bokeelia, Florida

 239-297-7570 Cell

RV / Camping not your style?

Lodging we recommend:

Tarpon Lodge 

Bokeelia Tarpon Inn 

Sun and Moon Inn 

Bridge Water Inn  

Knoll's Court Motel 

Kayak Trips

Fishing Trips

Cay Costa trips

 

Articles & Reviews

Flight Destinations

Footflyer log 2007/12-29-PineIsland

Footflyer log 2008/01-01-PineIsland

UltraFlight Magazine Interview:

Ultraflightradio podcast 2009/03/17

Powered Paragliding New Brunswick: PIA 2007

Sanibel Island N26. 26.694' W 82. 1.516'
Cabbage Key N26. 39.337' W82.13.293'
Useppa Island N26. 39.813' W82.12.640'
Cayo Costa N26. 41.153' W82.14.723'
Pine Island N26.39.452' W82. 7.105'
Burnt Store Marina N26. 45.637' W82. 3.985'
Sanibel Causeway N26. 28.908' W 82. 1.212'
Ft Myers Beach N26. 27.008' W 81. 57.015'

 

Pine Island Airport

13350 Morningstar Lane, Bokeelia, Florida 33922

Directions to Pine Island Airport:
Cape Coral/ Ft Myers - go West on Colonial to Pine Island Rd, Left turn onto Pine Island Rd. Go through Matlacha to 4 way stop sign. Right turn (North) on Stringfellow Rd. Proceed North until the road curves left - Turn Right on Ficas Tree ("Plane Rides" sign should be visible) Pass Pine Island Growers (PIG) and find Airport on Left. Morning Star Lane
 
Tampa and North - I-75 to exit 161. Go Right on Jones Loop Rd. Stay on this road - cross 41 - road name changes to Burnt Store Road. Proceed South on Burnt Store Road until you reach Pine Island Road. Take Right onto Pine Island Road. Go through Matlacha to 4 way stop sign. Right turn (North) on Stringfellow Rd. Proceed North until the road curves left - Turn Right on Ficas Tree ("Plane Rides" sign should be visible) Pass Pine Island Growers (PIG) and find Airport on Left. Morning Star Lane

 


PPG/Trike pilots use GMRS/FRS channel 4

GA pilots use 123.075 MHz

Pine Island Airport viewed from the East

2700' Grass strip

&

10 acre field for PPG activities

Pine Island Airport

1 Mile out from the Southeast,

Indian Bay in front of you, Matlacha behind you

Kiting the wing

PPG area from the Southeast @ 700'

 

Lee Islands include:

 Estero (Ft Myers Beach), Sanibel, Captiva, North Captiva, Cayo Costa, Gasparilla and many inner islands to include Pine Island, Useppa and Cabbage Key where it is said Jimmy Buffet wrote "Cheese Burger in Paradise"

 

Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island N26. 26.694' W 82. 1.516'
Cabbage Key N26. 39.337' W82.13.293'
Useppa Island N26. 39.813' W82.12.640'
Cayo Costa N26. 41.153' W82.14.723'
Pine Island N26.39.452' W82. 7.105'
Burnt Store Marina N26. 45.637' W82. 3.985'
Sanibel Causeway N26. 28.908' W 82. 1.212'
Ft Myers Beach N26. 27.008' W 81. 57.015'
 

Picnic Island (Small LZ)

Matlacha viewed from Cape Coral

 

Cabbage Key -

Jimmy Buffet "Cheeseburger in paradise"