Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club

Logan, Ohio

***** Hocking County *****

Club Call Sign: K8LGN

Grid Square EM89 - CQ Zone 4 - ITU Zone 8

A Non-Profit Organization of Volunteers dedicated to the support of local Public Safety Agencies, assisting local
residents during times of emergency, and the furtherance of Worldwide fellowship through Amateur Radio

Contact Email: [email protected]

The Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club is an IRS 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your donations may be tax deductable as allowed by law.

** NEW - Joe Berman Memorial Fund **

HVARC Activities and Events

Membership Information

ARRL Hamfest Database

ARRL Special Events Stations

ARRL Contest Portal

ARRL - Ohio Section Web Page

FCC Online Survival Guide

Obtaining an FRN, Printing your license, Renewing your license, Applying
for a Vanity Call, Setting up your License Manager Account, License Search

CoCoRaHS Home Page

World Wide Repeater Database

HVARC Newsletter and Meeting Minutes

Meetings and Nets

The next Club Meeting will be on Tuesday, July 5, at 7 PM
In-Person, at the Hocking Co. 911/EOC Building
See the Activities and Events page for the latest info.

**Weekly Net on Wednesdays at 9:00 PM local time, on all of the HVARC Repeaters (see below)

Area Amateur Radio Events

Amateur Radio Application Fees Effective April 19!

HVARC Activities and Events

Hocking County Fox Hunt in July

NEW - Info on Field Day, June 25-26

Check these Contest Pages for the latest info on Ham Radio Contests!
ARRL Contests CQ Contests


Attendees are advised to check with the event sponsors before traveling to any of the events listed below

Mansfield Mid-Summer Trunkfest, Saturday, July 9, 2022. Richland County Fairgrounds,
750 North Home Road, Mansfield, OH. Contact: Danny Bailey , W8DLB, [email protected]
Intercity Amateur Radio Club. IARC Club website

Columbus Hamfest, Saturday, August 6, 2022. Aladdin Shrine, 1801 Gateway Circle, Grove City, OH.
Talk-in 146.76- 123.0 Hz PL. Contact Art Wilson, N8ART, [email protected]

Tri-State ARA Hamfest, Saturday, August 13, 2022. New Baptist Church, 610 28th Street,
Huntington, WV. http://www.qsl.net/w8va Contact: Teresa Killen , KD8QIH, [email protected]

Current Station Status
2 Meter GE Mastr II Repeater Online, 75 Watts ERP / 1.25 Meter Remote Base Online, 35 Watts ERP
70 cm Repeater Online, 45 Watts ERP / K8LGN-5 APRS Digipeater online
Club Radio Room at County EOC - Restricted Access due to Pandemic

HVARC Amateur Radio Stations

HVARC maintains the following stations as part of the local Amateur Radio
infrastructure for routine as well as emergency communications


2 Meter Repeater: 147.345 MHz output, 147.945 MHz input, Tone(PL): 114.8 Hz

1.25 Meter Remote Base: 223.460 MHz Simplex, Tone PL: 114.8 Hz

70 CM Repeater: 443.125 MHz Output, 448.125 MHz input, Tone (PL): 114.8 Hz

Club Station: 80 thru 10 Meters HF, 2 Meters and 70 CM, located at
the Hocking County EOC.

Communications Trailer Deployed for Field Day, June 2016

HVARC Field Day Crew, June 2017

Repeater Tower atop Schultz Hill

Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club - Revised June 8, 2022