[aprssig] Looking for APRS hiker on May 2 for Maryland Appalachian Trail

Steve Dimse steve at dimse.com
Fri Apr 10 12:00:57 EDT 2009

On Apr 10, 2009, at 10:50 AM, Joseph M. Durnal wrote:

> I'm trying to use APRS to help cover the Hike Across Maryland event on
> May 2, 2009.  I've realized that my conditioning for hiking the entire
> 40 miles myself has not gone as well as I would have hoped, and I'm
> only good for about 20 miles.  The hard part is finding another APRS
> capable ham or hams to hike the other 20.

I can see how this plays out. The ham the accepts will post in a few  
weeks his training isn't going so well, and he needs someone to go 10  
miles. And so on...

The day of the event, a ham is recruited to do the last hundred yards.  
He almost makes it.


Steve K4HG

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