One mug to rule them all

NPOTA Entity: NP41 SOTA summit: W7W/RS-050 Activation Date: June 6th, 2016 Portable operation: Yes Radio: Elecraft KX2 operating at 10 watts Antenna: LNR Trail Friendly end fed 40-10m Bands used: 20m Furthest QSO: ~2,500 with K1KA in New Hampshire using SSB at 10 watts Hike in: Yes Solo operation: No, with Guy N7UN Recommend: Yes. Incredible views, somewhat strenuous but easy to follow pretty trail ATT Coverage: Great … More One mug to rule them all

Having a heat wave, escape to Saddle Mountain

NPOTA Entity: N/A SOTA summit: W7O/NC-004 Activation Date: June 5th, 2016 Portable operation: Yes Radio: Elecraft KX2 operating at 10 watts Antenna: LNR Trail Friendly end fed 40-20m Bands used: 40m, 20m Furthest QSO: ~2,400 miles with N1EU in NY using SSB at 10 watts Hike in: Yes Solo operation: No, with Guy N7UN Recommend: Yes. Great views, not too strenuous and easy to follow pretty trail ATT … More Having a heat wave, escape to Saddle Mountain

Just like the English Lake District!!

NPOTA Entity: N/A SOTA summit: W6/SC-029 Activation Date: May 25th, 2016 Portable operation: Yes Radio: Elecraft KX3 operating at 5 watts Antenna: LNR Trail Friendly end fed 40-20m Bands used: 40m, 20m Furthest QSO: 2,200 miles with K4MF in Florida using SSB at 5 watts Hike in: Yes Solo operation: Yes Recommend: Yes. Great views, not too strenuous and easy to follow pretty trail ATT Coverage: Great Photos: Copyright Paul Gacek … More Just like the English Lake District!!