ARRL – IARU HF World Championship


Objective: To support amateur self-training in radiocommunications including improving amateur operating skills, conducting technical investigations, and intercommunicating with other amateurs around the world, especially IARU member society headquarters stations, using the 160, 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10-meter bands. Form more information visit:  ARRL - IARU HF World Championship

ARRL – 222MHz and Up Distance Contest


Objective:  Work as many stations as possible on the 222 MHz through 241 GHz bands using any allowable mode. A station in a specific grid locator may be contacted from the same location only once on each band, regardless of mode. For more information visit:  ARRL - 222MHz and Up Distance Contest page

ARRL – 10GHz & Up – Round 1 Contest


Contest Objective: For North American amateurs to contact as many amateur stations in as many different locations as possible in North America on bands from 10-GHz through Light. Amateurs are encouraged to operate from more than one location during this event. See the detailed rules for restrictions. For more information visit:  ARRL - 10Ghz & … Continue reading "ARRL – 10GHz & Up – Round 1 Contest"

ARRL – Rookie Roundup – RTTY Contest


Mission: To encourage newly-licensed operators (“Rookies”) in North America (including territories and possessions) to operate on the HF bands and experience competitive Amateur Radio operating. Experienced operators (“Non-Rookies”) are strongly encouraged to participate and help new operators – either on the air or in person. Objective: Rookies exchange information with as many other stations as possible on … Continue reading "ARRL – Rookie Roundup – RTTY Contest"

Flag Retirement Ceremony & 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Tehachapi Event Center & Rodeo Grounds 416 Dennison Road, Tehachapi, CA, United States

The Tehachapi American Legion Post 221, Boy Scouts, Blue Star Moms, DAR, 5150, TMRA, and the City of Tehachapi will be working together in support of a Flag Retirement Ceremony and 9/11 Remembrance at the Tehachapi Rodeo Grounds.

2022 Inaugural CERT Rodeo

Olive Drive Fire Training Facility 5642 Victor Street, Bakersfield, CA, United States

Join the Tehachapi CERT Team along with CERT Teams from throughout Kern County as they demonstrate skills they would use in the event of a disaster. The event is being held on Saturday, October 15th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Olive Drive Fire Training Facility on Victor Street.  See the attached flyer … Continue reading "2022 Inaugural CERT Rodeo"

2023 Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Drill!


At 10:20 a.m. on October 20, 2022, millions of
people will “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” in The
Great ShakeOut, the world's largest earthquake
drill ever! All non-profit organizations are
encouraged to participate in the drill (or plan a
more extensive exercise) and to inform the public
about the drill.

Burro Schmidt Tunnel

Burro Schmidt Tunnel 35.40596, -117.87557

Another Tehachapi Amateur Radio Association Adventure.

National Night Out (NNO)

National Night Out is an annual crime prevention event and community-building campaign that promotes police/community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out is designed to: • Heighten crime and drug awareness. • Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts. • Strengthen neighborhood spirit … Continue reading "National Night Out (NNO)"

Bear Valley Springs Emergency Radio Team Breakfast (BVS ERT) at the “Mulligan Room”

Mulligan Room 29541 Rolling Oak Drive, Tehachapi, CA, United States

Join us for Breakfast at the “Mulligan Room”.  Your RSVP is requested so that we can give the staff an idea of how many will be attending.  To make your reservation, please contact Valerie Mason (KK6WLQ).  If you need a Gate Pass, please let her know at that time. You can also contact us via … Continue reading "Bear Valley Springs Emergency Radio Team Breakfast (BVS ERT) at the “Mulligan Room”"