Kittitas County Amateur Radio Communication Service - KCARCS
Special Events Station K7R - Rodeo 100th Anniversary

Thanks to Steve, W7UDI, KCARCS has the use of the K7R 1x1 callsign from Aug 28 to Sept 5, 2023 to celebrate the 100th Anniversary Kittitas County Fair and Rodeo in Ellensburg, WA. We will be hosting a Special Events operation for the celebration. Club members are eligible to use the callsign after coordinating with either Gary, W7DVB or Bob, AI7CS.

The current official schedule is as follows:

  • Date: Sep 2, 1600Z-2200Z UTC (9am to 3pm PDT)
  • Frequencies: SSB: 14.275 MHz, 7.265 MHz to start, +/- QRM and band conditions.
  • Date: Sep 3, 1600Z-2200Z UTC (9am to 3pm PDT)
  • Frequency: CW: 14.050 MHz, +/- QRM and band conditions.

Please note: There may be other frequencies and bands in use, depending on who is available. In addition, there may be some POTA activations using K7R during this period, which will also be available for contact.


For those who would like something to commorate the contact with K7R, an 8 1/2 x 11 inch certificate will be available for an S.A.S.E to the address below. Please be sure to include your contact data with your mail or email request.

If you would prefer an electronic certificate, please send an email to:

Next Meeting
When:Saturday October 07, 2023 at 08:00 AM
Where:The Palace Cafe in Ellensburg, WA.
N7KGS Repeaters
Output Input Tone
Sky Meadows VHF 147.360 147.960 131.8
Sky Meadows UHF 442.200 447.200 131.8
Ellensburg VHF 146.720 146.120 131.8
Stampede Pass VHF 147.360 147.960 141.3
Stampede Pass UHF 442.200 447.200 141.3
Beverly UHF 442.200 447.200 141.3
RACES Repeaters - K7RHT
Output Input Tone
Fusion Dual Band
Dual Mode Repeater
147.000 147.600 131.8
70cm - 450 MHz 444.45 449.45 131.8
6m - 50 MHz 52.800 51.100 131.8