Nevada

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2021 Winter Road Trip

2020 finally ended to the relief of pretty much everyone. My wife had some vacation time so we decided to do a 2500 mile road trip from Washington, DC through the south, up to Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois & Indiana.  First stop on the trip was High Rock Summit in...

Taum Sauk (W0M/SF-001), MO

Taum Sauk (W0M/SF-001), MO

Taum Sauk, MissouriTaum Sauk (W0M/SF-001) is a summit in the Taum Sauk State Park and is located in the St. Francois Mountains in the Ozarks. The summit is also the highest point in Missouri.Summit Information: Summit Name: Taum Sauk, (W0M/SF-001) Location: Arcadia,...

High Knob ( W9/IL-005), IL

High Knob ( W9/IL-005), IL

High Knob, Illionois High Knob Mountain (W9/IL-005) is a short drive to the summit and is located in the Shawnee National Forest. The site was created by the Camp Cadiz Civilian Conservation Corpsmen (CCC) and at one time had a fire tower which is no longer present....

West Mountain (W5A/CA-014), AR

West Mountain (W5A/CA-014), AR

West mountain, ArkansasWest Mountain (W5A/CA-014) is the one summit located within Hot Springs National Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas. I activated this summit several years ago in the winter. This is a nice relaxing hike to the summit, however there are very little...

Mount Roosevelt (W4T/RV-038), TN

Mount Roosevelt (W4T/RV-038), TN

Mount Roosevelt, TennesseeMount Roosevelt (W4T/RV-038) is a drive up summit off of interstate 40. This was a convenient place to stop when we were driving between Asheville, NC and Nashville, TN. The site hosts several commercial towers and offers nice views with...

Bearwallow (W4C/CM-068), NC

Bearwallow mountain, North CarolinaBearwallow Mountain (W4C/CM-068) is a popular bald summit south of Asheville, NC. The summit hosts the several radio towers and antennas giving the summit a hellish VHF RFI operating situation. While the views are amazing, HF is...

High Rock (W4T/SU-24), TN

Hightop Summit, TN High Rock Summit (W4T/SU-24) is a relatively high summit (4,900') on the Appalachian trail and borders the state line of NC and TN. It is a relatively short hike up and offers plenty of places to set up an antenna. Summit Information: Summit Name:...

Hightop (W4V/SH-006), VA

Hightop (W4V/SH-006), VA

Hightop Mountain, VirginiaHightop Mountain (W4V/SH-006) was a new summit for me. I originally hadn't planned on doing six summits in a day, especially with the short winter daylight. However, thanks to the summits being close together in the park I was able to start...

Hazeltop (W4V/SH-004), VA

Hazeltop (W4V/SH-004), VA

Hazeltop Mountain, VirginiaHazeltop Mountain (W4V/SH-004) is a short hike and easy summit to activate. The summit is located along the Appalachian trail and offers plenty of space for antennas.Summit Information: Summit Name: Hazeltop Mtn, (W4V/SH-004) Location: Front...

Hawksbill (W4V/SH-001), Virginia

Hawksbill (W4V/SH-001), Virginia

Hawksbill Summit, VirginiaHawksbill Summit (W4V/SH-001) is #1 for the SOTA Shenandoah region and has some of the best views in the area. A day use shelter is located at the top, and a viewing observation platform is available.Summit Information: Summit Name:...