Black Hills Airport – Clyde Ice Field (SPF) was dedicated in 1934 at its current location and serves the Northern Black Hills including Spearfish, Lead and Deadwood.  SPF is the largest general aviation airport west of the Missouri River in South Dakota based on the number of based aircraft.  The airport is owned by the City of Spearfish and managed on-site by the airport’s Fixed Base Operator, Eagle Aviation Inc.

The City of Spearfish is in the process of completing an Airport Master Plan which will lay the ground-work for future development of the airport and the establishment of a paved crosswind runway.  For questions about avigation easements please contact the Public Works Director. Master Plan Summary 

Public Notice regarding proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (PDF)

Airport Tenants

Eagle Aviation – Fixed Base Operator

Black Hills Aero – Specialized Aviation Service Operator

Civil Air Patrol – Spearfish (Lookout Mountain Composite Squadron

Rules & Regulations

Airport Rules and Regulations - 2019 (PDF)

Minimum Standards

Airport Minimum Standards (PDF)


AirNav Page on SPF

Spearfish Air Show – 1938 from South Dakota Public Broadcasting

Clyde Ice history from South Dakota Hall of Fame

Western Airlines Flight Schedule 1956