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Hello and thanks for stopping by my personal website. I hope you find some stuff of interest to you.

You can follow me on my latest Summmits on the Air activation via my Garmin InReach share.garmin.com/kg6mzs and via APRSdirect as KG6MZS-7

Here is a video of my latest adventure into the wilds of western Nevada:

Some recent Summits on the Air activations:

Agua Fria Peak

Alpine tableau on the summit of Agua Fria Peak 30 JULY 2022 W5N/CM-008 Route: A labyrinth of spec roads Hike Distance: 4 miles round trip Elevation Gain: 200′ Navigation: Difficult Steepness: Easy Vehicle: Passenger car Road: Good dirt road Cell Coverage: None on the summit (Verizon), Good APRS Hike basics Cassie (KG6MZR) and I triedContinue reading “Agua Fria Peak”

Cerro Montoso

Chester the Drone shoots the summit looking south across the Taos Plateau. 19 JULY 2022 W5N/OT-022 Route: 4×4 track and cross-country Hike Distance: 4 miles round trip Elevation Gain: 728′ Navigation: Moderate to difficult on the way down Steepness: Gentle Vehicle: High clearance vehicle Road: Mostly good dirt. DRY WX only Cell Coverage: None (Verizon)Continue reading “Cerro Montoso”

Sierra de Don Fernando

Cassie (KG6MZR) makes her way down through an alpine meadow near the top of Sierra de Don Fernando. 17 JULY 2022 W5N/SS-024 Route: Forest service road & cross country on use and game trails Hike Distance: 3 miles round trip Elevation Gain: 300′ Navigation: Moderate Steepness: Easy Vehicle: Passenger car Road: Rough dirt road Coverage:Continue reading “Sierra de Don Fernando”