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.

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

Meetings and Nets

*** HVARC Set For Regular Field Day Activities in 2021!! See Activities and Events Page ***

The next In-Person Club Meeting is on Tuesday, July 6. See the Activities and Events page for more info.

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

Area Amateur Radio Events

HVARC Activities and Events

The Athen County Fox Hunt will be on Saturday, June 12 More Info

Athens, OH Amateur Radio Examination Schedule for 2021 ACARA Tests

HVARC Needs Volunteers to assist with the Washboard Festival Car Show, Friday, June 18. See the Activities and Events Page

ARRL Field Day Contest June 26 - 27, 2021.ARRL Field Day Link

July 10-11, 2021, IARU HF World Championship. Work the World! IARU

August 28, 2021, Ohio QSO Party, Noon to Midnight Eastern Time, OH QSO Party


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

Mansfield Trunkfest, Saturday July 10. More Info

Columbus Hamfest, Saturday August 7. 1801 Gateway Circle, Aladdin Shrine Temple, Grove City
More Info

DX Engineering Hamfest and ARRL Great Lakes Division Convention, August 7. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED!

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): 114.3 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 2, 2021