JSCARC POTA #10 @ Galveston Sat March 11

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

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

When:  Saturday March 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 partly cloudy- High of ~75 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


KITES, KITES, KITES!!!  N5LOW and KG5URA will be experimenting with kite antennas.

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