SP Aircraft works with numerous outfitters as well as private hunters and fisherman. Our experienced pilots are competent at all of Idaho's airstrips including the Big Creek four airstrips.

We work with numerous outfitters through out the Idaho Backcountry that can be found below.  We can also give suggestions on where to go fish or hunt if you are unfamiliar with the Idaho Wilderness.

Idaho has a long history of excellent big game hunting as well as wonderfull steelhead and trout fishing.  Yes we have no problem hauling out a hunters take in the aircraft.  Big Game Specialties is the local butcher in Boise that we use for game processing, they will ship processed meat around the country.  They will also pickup the meat when it arrives in Boise.  If you plan on butchering it your self we have freezer space for storage.  If you have a different butcher you would like to use let us know and we can deliver with in the Boise area.  Hunting and fishing in Idaho's wilderness is a must for any avid hunter or fisherman.  Many of our customers have been flying back for their hunting and fishing for over 20 years and we look forward to seeing them arrive every year.

Minam River Lodge

Minam River Lodge

The Minam River Lodge is a rustic small guest house and cabins in the heart of Oregon's spectacular Eagle Cap Wilderness. For more than 50 years, the lodge has welcomed visitors seeking an authentic wilderness experience in a place of unspoiled beauty. Accessible only by 8.5-mile hike, horseback ride or charter plane ride, the Lodge is located just steps from the wild Minam River and enjoys the rare distinction of being completely surrounded by protected wilderness.

Over 40 years ago a handful of aviation enthusiasts got together and formed the nucleus of Ponderosa Aero Club. Today PAC continues on. We're bigger, better than ever and still maintain a safety record second to none. If you are someone that is considering learning to fly you won't find a better environment than Ponderosa. Already a licensed pilot looking for a place to rent an aircraft? With a fleet consisting of the venerable Cessna 172, to a modern glass panel twin Piper Seneca III, we should be able to accommodate your needs. Are you wanting to add ratings to your ticket, or take on the challenge of flying into Idaho's back country strips? Our staff of professional instructors will work with you to develop a plan that can make it happen.

Silver Spur Outfitters and Lodge

Shepp Ranch

Shepp Ranch

Shepp Ranch

Shepp Ranch is a Premier Idaho Guest Ranch located in the Gospel Hump Wilderness of mountainous central Idaho, on the banks of the world famous Salmon River.

Shepp is a perfect place for a family guest ranch vacation, and is also a world class Idaho outfitter, with exceptional hunting and steelhead fishing adventures. Whether you are looking to horseback ride, hike, fish, hunt, jetboat or just relax with a good book, Shepp Ranch offers the complete wilderness experience.

With no road access, the adventure begins when you fly to the ranch. You will find a place rich in natural beauty, abundant wildlife, clear starry night skies, and the soothing sound of the “River of No Return” right out your door.

Bring your sense of adventure, and leave your worries behind. Come relax and enjoy our western hospitality!

Mackay Bar Guest Ranch

Mackay Bar Guest Ranch

Mackay Bar Guest Ranch

Mackay Bar Outfitters & Guest Ranch is an Idaho backcountry ranch, located along the main Salmon River.

One of the most unique getaways offered in the lower 48 states, Mackay Bar Ranch offers the perfect venue for all-inclusive vacation packages in a beautiful, private backcountry setting.

Middle Fork Lodge

Middle Fork Lodge

Middle Fork Lodge

Middle Fork Lodge is the perfect blend of adventure and luxury. The current owner has completely rebuilt and refurbished the Lodge. It has reopened as an exclusive retreat for the discriminating traveler. Middle Fork Lodge has hosted two former US Presidents and many celebrities such as Bill Cosby, John Denver, and Loretta Lynn. The surrounding area comprises approximately 2,500 square miles and is known as the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. The Lodge is still largely inaccessible, except by plane, float boat, or pack trails, and remains an unspoiled wilderness.

Pistol Creek Outfitters

Pistol Creek Outfitters

Pistol Creek Outfitters

Welcome to Pistol Creek Outfitters. Located in the remote 2.4 million acre Frank Church Wilderness in Central Idaho, we specialize in guided fair chase wilderness hunts focusing on Rocky Mountain Elk, Mule Deer and Black Bear. Our hunting concession consists of approximately 300 square miles (Unit 27) of pristine game rich back country on the wild and scenic Middle Fork of the Salmon River. Our private airstrip is served by several charter operators enabling an efficient and convenient transfer. From our main lodge, we travel by horseback to our well equipped high elevation spike camps
and hunting areas, located deep within wild and untamed habitat where
most game have never seen mankind. Our trusted and experienced
guides will provide you an honest opportunity for a traditional
hunt in the most remote wilderness of the lower 48. Their
knowledge of and passion for hunting will make this
experience of a lifetime. This is a real hunt-
one that you will never forget.

Diamond D Ranch

Diamond D Ranch

The Diamond D Ranch is Idaho's premier all-inclusive guest ranch nestled in the Frank Church Wilderness and surrounded by the Salmon River Mountains. We offer several wonderful activities including horseback riding, fly-fishing, hiking, gold panning, swimming, and many evening festivities. After an exciting day at the ranch, many of our guests enjoy cracking a window at night and listening to the sounds of the bubbling stream and the wind in the trees from the comfort of their cabin.

Middlefork Outfitters

Middlefork Outfitters

Middlefork Outfitters

Come join us for a summer wilderness adventure in the Salmon River Mountains. With five high country lakes and more than twenty miles of pristine trout streams, we offer some of the best fishing in the country. There is nothing like riding to the top of a divide and gazing across more country than you could cover in a week, then, descending to a pristine mountain lake for a few days of peace, solitude, and fantastic fishing.

Flying Resort Ranches/Flying B/Root Ranch

Flying Resort Ranches/Flying B/Root Ranch

Flying Resort Ranches/Flying B/Root Ranch

The Flying Resort Ranches, Inc. operates two world-class ranches. They are accessible only by air, horseback or river boat.

FLYING B
The Flying B is the Jewel of our Ranches, we have something here for everybody and we aim to please!

Summer visitors enjoy hiking, day trips to the high country, fishing in the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, Hot Springs and a store where you can buy all kinds of sundries, the things you ran short of or that were forgotten.

The Flying B Ranch is located on the Middle Fork of the Salmon River, 38 miles southwest of Salmon, Idaho within the Frank Church Wilderness Area.

The ranch is at an elevation of 3,600 feet and has it's own 2,100 foot airstrip*. It has a lodge, nine cabins with fresh linens and indoor facilities and it's own hydroelectric power plant. Meals are served family style in the dining room. It can accommodate 40 guests and has a staff of 7 - 10 employees to help make your stay enjoyable and long remembered.

Activities include fishing, hiking, photography or just relaxing.

ROOT RANCH
The Root Ranch is located 48 miles west of Salmon, Idaho in the heart of the Frank Church Wilderness Area, in a high meadow on Whimstick Creek at an elevation of 5,600 feet. It has it's own 2,100 foot airstrip*, a small lodge, four bunkhouse-style cabins and a dining room.

The cabins have beds with sheet-covered mattresses. You bring your own sleeping bag. Hot showers are located in the main lodge and family-style meals are served.

For recreation there is fishing, hiking, wildlife observation and photography. Sitting on the deck of the lodge and watching the deer, elk and moose graze in the meadow is a popular pastime.