Tag Archives: Doune Hill

That Was The Year That Was ’11…Pt 1

2011..a rewind pt 1 Another busy year….. The first 10pt summit Ben Lawers, my first English activation Skiddaw and a visit to the Isle of Mull to activate the islands only ‘Munro’ Ben More are among my highlights of this years in pursuit of … Continue reading

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(June) Radio Days 2011

Firstly, a cracking month radio wise on the SOTA front whilst on the home VHF front, the usual contacts made on 2m. I had posted last month about taking down the 4m antenna which I had placed in my attic space, the frame … Continue reading

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(December) Radio Days

VHF…. Last month of 2010 and still 2m is relatively quiet, I did have a few calls occasionally on 70cms, both FM and SSB but nothing. I had the usual occasional QSO on 2m. SOTA… No activations but a busy, … Continue reading

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Only one this time….

Last year I when I visited this area, I activated Beinn Eich and then headed along the ridge to Doune Hill. This time round, Eich was my only target. I had posted the alert on the ‘SOTA Alert Page‘ whilst … Continue reading

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