Summer Fest / Field Day Location Finalized

We will plan our SummerFest activities and Amateur Radio Field Day Event here. This the weekend we contest for points on the HF air waves, camp, and wheel.
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Summer Fest / Field Day Location Finalized

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Post by DaveK » Fri May 25, 2012 10:25 pm

It's official. :mrgreen:

This year's Summerfest /Field Day event will be located in the Big Bear area at:

BIG PINE FLAT EQUESTRIAN CAMPGROUND
SAN BERNARDINO, CA


GPS Location Coordinates:
 
  Latitude :  34.315212 N
  Longitude : -117.016314 W
  Elevation :  6820

Directions:

Take Highway 330 to Running Springs, then head northeast on Highway 18 to Highway 38. Do not cross the Big Bear Lake Dam. Continue on Highway 38 to Fawnskin. Turn onto Forest Road 3N14 and continue about 6 miles to Forest Road 3N16. Turn left and continue less than a mile, then turn right and continue to the campground.

The campground is in the San Bernardino Mountains at an elevation of 6,820 feet. It is situated in a hilly area dotted with mature evergreens with several wide open meadows. We will have ample space for antenna placement as well as campsites.

Alternate Directions:

Take I-10 East to Redlands. Take the University Street exit, EXIT 80. Turn left (northbound) on University Street. Turn right onto E. Lugonia Avenue/SR-38. Continue on State Highway 38 into Big Bear City, to E. Big Bear Blvd. Turn left onto E. Big Bear Blvd./SR-38. Turn right onto Greenway Drive/SR-18/SR-38. Turn left onto North Shore Drive, SR-38. Continue on North Shore Drive/Hwy 38 until you reach the City of Fawnskin. As you reach the “Y”, veer right on to Rim of the World Drive, past the County Fire Station 96. Continue on Rim of the World, after the pavement ends the road turns into Forest Road 3N14. Proceed on 3N14 continue to Forest Service Road 3N16. Turn left on to Forest Service Road 3N16 for approximately 0.3 of a mile. The campground is accessed by the dirt road to your right.  

We'll post maps and further directions shortly.

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Re: Summer Fest / Field Day Location Finalized

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Post by BigDave » Sun May 27, 2012 1:59 am

Awesome!
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Post by lehn20 » Mon May 28, 2012 1:32 am

Can't wait to give the lx450 its first official outing.

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Post by OLLIE » Mon May 28, 2012 9:27 am

The coordinates in the first post have been updated.
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