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Some recent Summits on the Air activations:


Downtown Los Angeles, Palos Verdes Peninsula and Santa Catalina Island at sunrise 29 NOVEMBER 2020 W6/CT-150 The Sunday after Thanksgiving Brian WA6JFK and I decided to work off the mashed potatoes with another tandem activation – Brian on Hoyt Mountain and me on 4,202 right next door. The road head for 4,202 is the sameContinue reading “4,202′”

Frazier Mountain

25 NOVEMBER 2020 W6/CC-003 After hiking up Mount Pinos I drove over to Frazier Mountain to meet my friends Brian WA6JFK and Scott WA9STI. I last drove up this mountain on July 3rd, 1989. The road seemed rougher than I remembered it from 31 years ago and the abandoned fire lookout was more decrepit (seeContinue reading “Frazier Mountain”

Mount Pinos

25 NOVEMBER 2020 W6/CC-002 I’ve skied to this summit far more often than I have hiked it. It is fun terrain for cross country skis and at 8,848′ it has snow much the winter, on average. My first trip to this summit was on June 9th, 1974 – just before graduating from Palisades High School.Continue reading “Mount Pinos”