Jefferson County Airport and the Spruce Goose Cafe

For the complete $100 hamburger experience, head to Jefferson County Airport.

Approach to Jefferson County Airport

Approach to Jefferson County Airport

Where can you find some good pie along with great airplane watching? Head north to the Spruce Goose Café at to the non-towered Jeff. Co. (0S9), as referred to by the well-informed over the CTAF, located in the middle of Washington's Olympic Peninsula.
Jefferson County Airport

Jefferson County Airport

The Jefferson County International Airport is a U.S. Customs Airport of Entry, thus the international designation.
Jefferson County Airport

Jefferson County Airport

It has self service Avgas 100LL and is the home of the Port Townsend Aero Museum and Port Townsend Aircraft Services, the locally owned and family run FBO.
Jefferson County Airport

Jefferson County Airport

Bartley (B.J.) Hallinan and his wife Jodi offer everything you want in a friendly, useful FBO: both courtesy cars and rental cars, a pilot lounge with WiFi and computer/printer access, a large screen TV, a free cup of coffee along with flight training, aircraft maintenance, a pilot shop, charter services and a friendly black lab to keep you company.
Jefferson County Airport

Jefferson County Airport

During a recent visit, just feet from the front door, a well-traveled Cessna trainer was tied down next to a beautifully restored, deep maroon-red, Piper J-3 Cub.
Spruce Goose Cafe

Spruce Goose Cafe

The Spruce Goose isn’t much to look at on the outside. The café is a white one-story box of a building framed by lush evergreens and madronas.
Spruce Goose Cafe

Spruce Goose Cafe

It’s an airport restaurant with stereotypical aviation décor that has an elusive mix of patrons.
Spruce Goose Cafe

Spruce Goose Cafe

Amongst the airplane models, signs and photos you might find a few local families plane watching, a regular old timer or two shooting the breeze, a range of aviators refueling, a ramp worker from nearby Boeing Field and several CAP cadets all intermingling.
Spruce Goose

Spruce Goose

In deference to mothers everywhere, order lunch before digging in to dessert. Even though they’re known for their pie, the Spruce Goose accommodates with a full menu.
Jefferson County Airport

Jefferson County Airport

For more on Jefferson County Airport and the Spruce Goose cafe, read our latest Fly & Dine feature.