Winter activities are fun here in the ADKs roads and trails can prove to be a challenge, so be prepared have your HT & Batteries with you when adventuring out this winter. Stay warm too. Enjoy the fun and play safely.
Northern New York
- Section Name:
- Northern New York
- Tom - KF2GC
Greetings Fellow Amateur Radio Enthusiasts !
VE TEST SESSIONS:
- Clinton County: CVARC holds test sessions periodically. See the club web site for details.
- Fulton County: The Tryon ARC holds test sessions monthly. See the club web site for details.
- Hamilton County: The Bear Bait Radio Club holds a weekend class and test session every October in Long Lake. See the club web site for contact information.
- Jefferson County: The Thousand Islands Repeater Club holds test sessions monthly. See the club web site for details.
- Oneida County: The Rome Radio Club holds test sessions monthly. See the club web site for details.
- St. Lawrence County: OVARC holds test sessions most months. See the club web site for details.
- Warren County: The Warren County ARC holds test sessions periodically. See the club web site for details.
- Other classes and test sessions may be scheduled. Contact your local club for more information or check the ARRL License Exam list and the W5YI-VEC list.
- If your club is planning a license class or test session, please contact KC2WI to have it included on this list.
May 21st - Hamfest @ Depauville Thousands Islands Repeater Club 8am-1pm
June 3-5 - Communications for Speculator Pilots Weekend Fly In - Hamilton County ARC operators needed. Contact KC2GCH
June 11 - Communications for the Black Fly Challenge mountain bike race. Contact Dennis N2LBT.
June 12 - Northern New York Section 2M FM Sprint in conjunction with the ARRL VHF QSO Party.
Operation from Adirondack Fire Towers or other mountaintops encouraged. If you can't hike or drive to a high spot just use your regular base or mobile. Hams on the summits will hear you. Suggested operating time for portable ops 10 AM - 5 PM. Suggested calling frequency 146.550 simplex. Exchange same as for VHF QSO Party. Post your operational plans on the NNYARA Facebook Page and FireTower Radio Yahoo group. Send logs to KC2WI as plain text or Excel spreadsheet files.
June 25 - Communications for the Tupper Lake Tinman Triathlon
June 25~26 - Field Day weekend. Long Lake. Clayton. Possible Black River Valley + Boonville ARC FD in Lewis County if sufficient interest.
July 16 - Communications for the Piseco Triathlon - Hamilton County ARC - operators needed. Contact KC2GCH
***NNYARA*** August 21st, 2016 Sunday from 10am- 2:30ish if necessary a Summer Picnic and swapfest tail/tablegate - contact NNYARA leaders & Club Officials let your folks know about this Ham Radio Fun get together right here in NNY.
- To Operate QRP from Fire Towers in NNY , NNYARA
Northern New York Officials
Section ManagerThomas A. Dick KF2GC
Section Traffic ManagerFrancis G. Silver N2ZGN
Affiliated Club Coordinator,Michael P. O Dell N2MX
Official Observer Coordinator
Assistant Section ManagerFrederick Colin Jarrett W2NVW
Assistant Section ManagerRichard C. Sherman WZ2T
Technical CoordinatorRoland H. Patnode W2WIZ
Section Emergency CoordinatorPeter R. Newell KC2WI
Assistant Section ManagerThomas G. Valosin WB2KLD