350 S. Airport Road
Escalante, Utah 84726
Â Escalante Municipal Airport
The Escalante Municipal Airport (1L7) is located 3 miles outside the city of Escalante, Utah, and is a valuable resource to both the community and Garfield County. The airport offers a 5,032 foot runway, apron, hangar space, and self-service 100LL fuel. Pilot amenities include a pilot lounge, out-door kitchen and camping site, and beautiful views.
The airport is used by local pilots, visiting pilots, and air ambulance services. The airport supports various government agencies, including the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service, both of which are active in forest fire fighting operations. It also provides a base of operations for helicopter search and rescue and sheriff operations to ensure the safety of visitors and community members alike.
The airport serves as a gateway for many pilots and passengers who enjoy exploring the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and the region’s abundant recreation areas.