I return to activate a local peak with HF capability this time.
A peaceful winter hike and I had the mountain all to myself in refreshing, quiet solitude
A mid-week, predawn jaunt up a local mountain.
A wonderful winter activation that almost didn’t happen.
For my second SOTA activation I picked a peak in my own backyard — and in the same grid square as the home QTH.
Sunrise on my Summits on the Air career and The San Gabriel Mountains during the 2020 SoCal SOTAfest