POTA @ Galveston Sat Feb 11

Who:  Anyone!  to date- KG5URA, N5LOW, AB5SS, AD5CQ, W5OC confirmed; K5RG tentative

What: Activation of POTA K-3013 Galveston Island Park (and IOTA W5/NA-143)

When:  Saturday February 11, 2023 0800-1200 CT

Where:  Galveston Island State Park, Picnic Shelter  29.20437467939392, -94.9566918792423 


How:  $5 entrance fee into GISP, or purchase a $70 year long pass for free entry to 89 state parks for you and guests.


1.  Weather forecast is Sunny ~50 F 

2.  We’ll have at least 5 radios in use.  Come and operate, watch, test drive, or bring your own setup

IC-7300, KX3, FT-897, IC-705, QCX

3.  Lots of mentors to teach you how to operate POTA

4.  Bring family and friends and enjoy the beach.  We’’ll be mostly on the bayside, but we might try the Gulf side.

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