K-3841 2 & 3 Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Amateur Radio, Portable, POTA

Location: NC K-3841  Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Date: 202201209
15 contacts

Date: 202201210 
43 contacts 


  • MFJ-1984HP, ENDFED 1/2 Wave 40-10M
  • IC-706MKG HF/VHF/UHF All Mode Transceiver

Operators Mark N4MQU, Chris W4CEC (part of first day)

It was so cold even the fire turned blue.  The temperature didn’t reflect how cold I felt. I even wore my insulated suit and didn’t help much.  I didn’t operate as much as I planned but did make 15 contacts on the first day and 43 on the second day.