MARC Christmas Party Photos

Bill Bear, KCØQXX, MARC Secretary, sends these photos of the MARC Christmas Party, held on Sunday, 4 Dec 2016.

Overview. Photo by Bill Bear.

Overview. Photo by Bill Bear.

The serving table. Photo by Bill Bear.

The serving table. Photo by Bill Bear.

Club President Ken, KDØQGK, won the door prize for hams and Marsha won the ladies door prize. Good day for the Herrick family!!

Ken and Marsha Herrick. Photo by Bill Bear.

Ken and Marsha Herrick. Photo by Bill Bear.

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Club Members Activate Black Canyon NP for NPOTA

Club Treasurer John Renzelman, KBØRUD, provides these photos of the National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) activation on Saturday, 19 Nov 2016, at Black Canyon National Park near Montrose, Colorado.

Club Vice President Dick Schultz (KDØESZ) and club member Rick Purdy (KEØCEW) enjoy a stiff breeze. None of the equipment had overheating problems.
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The antenna using snow as the ground plane.
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John reports that band conditions were poor. Because of the raw weather, the operation was closed a bit earlier than anticipated. Bravo to all three for putting BCNP on the air!

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Club Members Participate in Colorado QSO Party

Club members Royce Seymour, AAØJD, Steve Schroder, KIØKY, and Bill Bear, KCØQXX, participated in the Colorado QSO Party. They operated at the Gunnison/Pitkin County Line at McClure Pass.

Steve operates from the back seat.

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Camp setup.

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Steve and Bill address a technical problem.

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Double Dirty Thirty Run: Photos of Aid Station 3

Club member Royce Seymour, AJØJD, submitted the following photos of our club’s participation in the Double Dirty Thirty Run held south of Silverton, Colorado, in September, 2016. Aid Station 3 was at 11,300 feet above sea level.

L-R: Royce Seymour, AAØJD, Dick Williams, K8ZTT.

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Imogene Pass Run: Photo from Tomboy Aid Station

Club member Royce Seymour, AAØJD, submitted this photo taken at the Tomboy Aid Station during the Imogene Run in September, 2016.

L-R: Royce Seymour, AAØJD, Richard Wojciechowski, KCØVQC

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Hardrock 100: Governor Basin Photos

Club Member Royce Seymour, AAØJD, submitted these photos from the Governor Basin Aid Station.

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Details on MARS/ARES Upcoming Exercise

Steve KI0KY, presented information at last night’s (October 21, 2016) MARC meeting regarding a MARS/ARES exercise that is coming soon and an ARRL Webinar.  Follow the link for more information.
This will give you an opportunity to operate on 60 meters.
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Club Members Tom and Kate Palmieri Safe in East Coast Flooding

Club members Tom and Kate Palmieri, whom we see during the summer months, are safe in the East Coast flooding. They send this picture and note that their home is high and dry and that they have all utilities, even though there has been flooding and utility issues near them. The newspaper headline reads “We Weren’t Quite Expecting It.”
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Images from Imogene: Video at the Summit

Matt Goetsch submits these two videos.


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Images from Imogene: The Summit

Photos by Matt Goetsch:
Sunrise looking toward Ouray
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