Golden Municipal Airport (CYGE) Print Article Font Size
Golden Municipal Airport is owned and operated by the Town of Golden. The airfield supports day-time  operations and is equipped with a paved 4,500 ft. x 75 ft. runway, several taxiways and parking areas, a terminal building, weather station, and aircraft fueling facilities. Several businesses and tenants are located at the Airport, including two helicopter operators, a skydiving organization, Golden and District Search and Rescue, a wildfire suppression base, and private aircraft hangars. Approximately 5,300 aircraft movements were recorded in 2019, including:
  • Commercial activities (e.g. heliskiing, skydiving);
  • Corporate and charter flights;
  • Recreational aircraft;
  • Air ambulance flights;
  • Search and rescue missions;
  • Wildfire suppression operations; and
  • Military and law enforcement.

In 2019 the Town of Golden commissioned HM Aero Aviation Consulting to conduct a comprehensive review of the current and potential future roles of Golden Municipal Airport. To learn more about the project, including the strategic and tactical plan for the Golden Airport moving forward, visit
City:    Golden, British Columbia, Canada

Type: Airport (Airfield)
Latitude: 51°17'57"N (51.299167)
Longitude: 116°58'56"W (-116.982221)
Datum: WGS 1984
Elevation: 2575 ft (785 m)
Runways: 1
Golden Airport - Aircraft Requirements
Transport Canada Info 2016 CYGE Aerodrome info Transport Canada
Longest: 4500 × 75 ft (1372 × 23 m), paved

METAR: CYGE  312000Z 01005KT 30SM FEW035 SCT060TCU BKN090 BKN200 21/12 A3003 RMK SC1TCU3AC2CS1 SH DIST E SLP169


Town Office
Phone: 250-344-2271

Please note that NOTAMs are issued during regular business hours. If you need a NOTAM issued for the weekend, it must be issued in advance.

For maintenance inquiries: 
Chris, Cochran
Manager of Operations

Phone: 250-344-2271 ext. 226

For lease inquiries:
Viv Thoss
Manager of Legislative Services

Phone: 250-344-2271 ext. 224