“Be Prepared” for Baden Powell

Summit: W6/CT-004 Activation Date: November 18, 2015 ATT Data Coverage: Spotty trending hopeless ATT Voice coverage: Spotty trending hopeless APRS Coverage: Not sure Access: Park/trail head at 34.373371, -117.752046 Hike stats:  8.3 miles roundtrip and 3,200′ of ascent up to 9,400′, walk on forested trail to exposed summit. It wasn’t very deep, probably 4-6 inches but it covered the trail and much … More “Be Prepared” for Baden Powell

Frigid Timber (W6/CT-052) …an early November jaunt in the San Gabriel Mountains, CA

Summit: W6/CT-052 Activation Date: November 4, 2015 ATT Data Coverage: Spotty ATT Voice coverage: Not sure but presumed to be spotty APRS Coverage: Not sure Access: Park/trail head at N34 15 00 W117 38 19 Hike stats:  9.4 miles roundtrip and 3,500′ of ascent up to 8,303′, walk on forested trail to treed/exposed summit. Dawn is breaking to the east and silhouettes … More Frigid Timber (W6/CT-052) …an early November jaunt in the San Gabriel Mountains, CA