My IGate station on 144.390 in Arnold regularly sees WB6YAM-3 on Mt Toro above Carmel Valley. That's 137 miles at 211 degrees. I know Pacheco Pass area could work. That or similar path should be better up on the ridge above my home.
73, Ken - ae6la
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Bob Bruninga" <bruninga@...> wrote:
> Planning for the Annual Golden Packet Event is ramping up!
> The APRS Pacific Coast Trail event got a boost from Marting KI6WJP with a
> commitment to activate Mt Eddy in northern Calif. Here is his map.
> Notice that we need someone now to takel St Johns Mountain north of the Bay
> area to complete the links down to Arnold CA. And someone from Portlan OR
> to find the next mountain top...
> ALSO, a student from VA Tech just walked in and volunteered to get his club
> to consider manning Comers Rock (the broken link in the Appalachian Trail
> event for the last 2 years).
> See www.aprs.org/at-golden-packet.html and join either the east or west
> coast yahoo groups. Or start one for the Continental Divide Trail or any
> other national long distance trail...
> Bob, Wb4APR