Photo - Ron Cooper
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Pictured Above: Stanley Aerodrome-CCW4
N 45.05.02 - W 63.55.14
September 4,5,6, 2015
Directions to Stanley Airfield
From Halifax area; take HWY 101 to exit 4 at St.Croix to Highway 1. Turn right and proceed to Newport Corners and turn left onto HWY 215. Follow that through to Brooklyn at turn right at the monument (across from Irving station). Proceed up the hill and come to Petro Canada and turn left at that intersection. Down a hill across a small white bridge and up hill to next intersection. Turn right on to HWY 236.Follow 236 about 13 kms to Stanley. See sign for airport with left turn, down on gravel road across the river, up the hill and turn right, go 50 meters to airport at yellow gate.
NOTE: On HWY 236 there is an alternate route to Stanley from Scotch Village by turning left there and taking the North River Road. This has signs posted to Stanley Airport.
Stanley Airfield is situated in the Municipality of East Hants, Hants County which boarders
on the Minas Basin at the west end of the Bay of Funday.
Hants County boasts the highest tides in the world.