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Club Name:British Columbia Amateur Radio Coordination Council Inc. (BCARCC)
City: North VancouverServing Areas: B.C. and Yukon
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.bcarcc.org
Club Callsign:None
Contact:Ed Frazer   VE7EF    ve7ef (at) myrac (dot) ca
Club Mailing Address:BCARCC Secretary, #802, 1485 Duchess Ave., West Vancouver,  BC V7T 1H7
Meeting dates, times, locations:Virtual Annual General Meeting on Sunday May 26, 2024. Check website for details.
Classes Offered: No
Accredited Examiner(s): None
Repeaters: None
Club Events:AGM in May, as shown above.
Club Notes:Chief Coordinator – George Merchant, VE7GM.  The Council coordinates repeaters in BC & Yukon.
Listing last updated:2023.05.15

.LOCAL CLUBS

Club Name:Abbotsford Amateur Radio Emergency Services Society
City: AbbotsfordServing Areas: Central Fraser Valley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.abbyarc.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7ASM/VE7ECC
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 385, Abbotsford, BC  V2T 1X0
Meeting dates, times, locations:Every Tuesday, 1900  PT, at the  Old Fire Hall #3, Fraser Hwy (west of Bradner Road) in Abbotsford
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):Yes
Repeaters:VE7ASM 147.280 (+)  T: 110.9 Hz  IRLP Node: 1705
Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2012. 03.16 – info from website
Club Name:Fraser Valley Amateur Radio Emergency Services Society
City: AbbotsfordServing Areas: Lower Mainland BC. Fraser Valley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.ve7rva.ca
Club Callsign:VE7RVA, VE7RVB, VE7PKV, VE7FZA, VE7FVC
Contact:Richard Ross, President VE7FWP
Club Mailing Address:Box 385
Abbotsford, BC  V2S 4N9
Meeting dates, times, locations:Minimum 8 times per year, as called by the President. Location varies.
Classes Offered:no
Accredited Examiner(s):none
Repeaters:

VE7RVA (Abbotsford) 146.610 (-)  T: 110.9 Hz

VE7RVA 442.025 (+)  T:110.9 Hz

VE7RVA 52.850 (-1.7 MHz)  T: 100.0 Hz

VE7PKV (packet node) 145.030 Simplex

VE7RVA 1248.00 MHz ATV IRLP Node 1461

VE7FZA  224.24 (-1.6 MHz)  T:110.9 Hz

VE7RVB (Hope) 147.080 (+)  T: 110.9 Hz

Club Events:none
Club Notes:FVARESS is a directorship oriented Society whose mandate is to maintain and operate a wide area repeater system covering BC Lower mainland.
Listing last updated:2012.03.16 – info from website
Club Name:BC DX Club
City: BurnabyServing Areas: BC
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.bcdxc.org
Club Callsign:VE7RX & VE7RDX
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:24281 – 65 Avenue, Langley, BC  V2Y 2H1
Meeting dates, times, locations:Contact the club
Classes Offered:None
Accredited Examiner(s):Paul Erickson VA7NT
Repeaters:VE7RDX 147.300 (+)
Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2012.03.16 – info from website
Club Name:Burnaby ARC
City: BurnabyServing Areas: Burnaby, Lower Mainland
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.ve7bar.org
Club Callsign:VE7BAR
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:
 
Burnaby Amateur Radio Club, 4813 Fairlawn Dive, Burnaby, BC V5C 3R7   attn: Lou Beaubien VE7CGE

Burnaby, BC  V5H 4P9   Email:

Meeting dates, times, locations:The club meets the 1st & 3rd Friday of the month (except July and Aug)at the new Edmond’s Community Center, 1900 –  2200 PT, in Meeting Room 3 – Rm 212 upstairs, not far from the elevator. There is street and underground parking available off of Humphries.   Details about our location at: https://www.burnaby.ca/Things-To-Do/Community-Centres/Edmonds-Community-Centre.html
Classes Offered:As required – check club website
Accredited Examiner(s):TBA
Repeaters:

VE7RBY 145.350 (-) T: 127.3 Hz

VE7RBY 224.800 (-)  T: 127.3 Hz

VE7RBY 442.850 (+)  T: 127.3 Hz

  
Club Events:Vancouver Sun Run /  Field Day / Annual Flea Market, Western Canada’s Largest/ Vancouver “Sun Run”/Father’s Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer Research/Field Day
Club Notes:Please refer to the club’s website for details about events.
Listing last updated:2018.08.09
Club Name:Campbell River Amateur Radio Society (CRARS)
City: Campbell RiverServing Areas: Campbell River and the surrounding areas
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.crars.org
Club Callsign:VE7CRC
Contact:www.crars.org/contact-us/
Club Mailing Address:CRARS,  588 South Murphy St., Campbell River, BC, V9W 7J3
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Wednesday of each month, 1930 PT, 2nd floor of the Search and Rescue building, (next to the #2 Firehall) , 261 Larwood Rd, parking and entrance at the rear. A social coffee get-together is held at the A&W, 465 Merecroft Rd & S. Dogwood St. each Saturday morning 0930 until about 1200 PT
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7CRC  146.960 (-)  T: 100 Hz –  Menzies Mountain

VE7CRC  146.760 (-) T: 100 Hz   – Campbell River Hospital

For complete frequency listings, go to www.crars.org.  Where it says “For the latest North Island repeaters from North to South on Vancouver Island click on FREQUENCIES”

Club Events:Field Day, Annual Swap Meet
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2013.11.06
Club Name:Beaver Valley ARC
City: CastlegarServing Areas: Trail, Rossland, Castlegar and surrounding areas
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.qsl.net/ve7caq/
Club Callsign:VE7CAQ
Club Mailing Address:2500 – 11th Av., Castlegar, BC  V1N 3A9
Meeting dates, times, locations:Check website for location and time
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):Rudy Martini VE7YN
Repeaters:

VE7CAQ 146.840 (-)

VE7RBV 147.330 (+)

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated2012.03.19 – info from website
Club Name:Chilliwack ARC
City: ChilliwackServing Areas: Chilliwack, Sardis, Yarrow, Columbia Valley, Chilliwack River Valley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://www.chwkarc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7AFA
Contact:
 Club  President Jeff Giesbrecht, VE7GIE or Club Secretary, Paul Blessin, VA7LLB
Club Mailing Address:8228 Shrewsbury Drive, Chilliwack, BC V2R 3X3
Meeting dates, times, locations:Thursday 1900 PT at Boutilier Building, Twin Rings Area, 5725 Tyson Road, Sardis, BC
Classes Offered:Courses – basic and advanced licensing courses – see http://www.chwkarc.ca/courses
Accredited Examiner(s):Dave Franklin,VE7DCF
Repeaters:

VE7RCK – VHF only.  Located on Mount Thom 147.100 (+) ; Simplex and Duplex – T: 110.9 Hz

VE7RCK – UHF D-STAR B Module repeater  444.625 (+) –  Located on Mount Thom

VA7CRC – VHF/UHF.   Located on Chilliwack Mountain  146.960(-) Simplex and Duplex – T:110.9 Hz;   443.00 UHF – linked to 146.960

VE7RCK- VHF D-STAR C Module  repeater 145.060 (+) – Located on Mount Thom

Club Events:Field Day; Emergency Week preparation;  Involved in local emergency exercises;  Triathalon September weekend
Club Notes:Established in 1959
Listing last updated:2020.08.20
Club Name:Comox Valley ARC
City: Comox ValleyServing Areas: Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland, and the surrounding areas
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://www.comoxvalleyamateurradio.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7CVW
Contact:Click on the “Contact Us” tab on the club web site.
Club Mailing Address:719 8Th. Street Courtenay B.C. V9N1N6
Meeting dates, times, locations:The CVARC business meetings are the second Thursday of each month, at 1900 PT.  Location is the Comox Fire Hall, located at 1870 Noel Avenue in Comox, across the street from the Comox Community Center. Talk in on 146.780 (-); T:141.3 Hz.
Classes Offered:Contact the club
Accredited Examiner(s):Yes
Repeaters:VE7NIR 443.700 (+)  T: 141.3 Hz
146.62 (- )  T: 141.3) Hz
***VHF CURRENTLY ONLINE***
Located on Mt Washington, part of the Island Trunk System Autopatch available, * up, # down
*** AUTOPATCH CURRENTLY ONLINE***
VE7RAP 146.910 (- ) IRLP node 1160
****IRLP CURRENTLY OFFLINE****
Located at North Island College, Comox Valley CampusVE7RCV 146.780 (-) shift, T; 141.3 Hz
Located on Mt Washington; regularly monitored
Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2015.09.25
Club Name:Coquitlam ARC, a.k.a Coquitlam Amateur Radio Emergency Service Society (C.A.R.E.S.S)
City: CoquitlamServing Areas: Coquitlam & Lower Mainland
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.ve7scc.org
Club Callsign:VE7SCC
Contact:www.ve7scc.com/wordpress/contact/email-us/
Club Mailing Address:1918 Como Lake Ave., PO Box 64607 COMO LAKE, Coquitlam BC    V3J 3R0
Meeting dates, times, locations:Wednesday, Thursday every week, 19:00 – 21:00 PT, at  Riverview Hospital “SPARC Building”
Classes Offered:Yes – check website for details
Accredited Examiner(s):Yes
Repeaters:VE7MFS 145.310 (-)
Club Events:Active contesting station, BC Winlink System leaders
Club Notes:Club net each Thursday at 1900 PT on VE7MFS
Listing last updated:2014.05.12
Club Name:Delta Amateur Radio Society
City: DeltaServing Areas: Delta Municipality
 RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://deltaars.com
Club Callsign:VE7SUN
Contact:Dave Miller, VE7HR – email to:
Club Mailing Address:c/o Delta Public Safety Building, 11375 – 84th Street
Delta , BC  V4C 2L9

Meeting dates, times, locations:

Classes Offered

Thursdays 1900. Please check the website for meeting place.

For details contact Chris Scholefield VE7XH  by email to:   or by telephone at 604 618 7321

Accredited Examiner(s):VE7CUS and VA7IQ
Repeaters:

VE7RDE 444.425 (+)  T: 107.2 Hz   – EchoLink node 168180

VE7SUN 147.340 (+)  T: 107.2 Hz

VE7SUN UHF DSTR/DMR 440.725 (+)

  
Club Events:Field Day, Fall ComFest. Communications support for: Terry Fox Run, Run For Life, Delta Triathlon, Tour de Delta
Club Notes:Classes offered.
Listing last updated:2018.11.13
Club Name:Cowichan Valley Amateur Radio Society
City: DuncanServing Areas: Duncan, Cowichan Valley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.cvars.com/
Club Callsign:VE7CVA
Contact:Dale Jones VE7JP    Email:  or email to: 
Club Mailing Address:P.O.Box 95  Duncan PO, Duncan, BC  V9L 3X1
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Saturday of the month except July, August and December.
Annual General Meeting on the 3rd Saturday of November.
Classes Offered:Contact the club
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7SAJ and VE7TES
Repeaters:

VE7RNA 146.680 (-)

VE7RNA 442.600 (+) T:143.8  Hz

VE7RVC 145.470 (-)  T:127.3  Hz

VE7CDH 442.150(+) autopatch

VE7RNA-10 144.390 APRS

VE7RVC-10 144.490 RMSTelnet winlink gateway

  
Club Events:Get together every Wednesday and Saturday at the Silverbridge Inn from 0800 until people leave.
Club Notes:Daily net on VE7RNA at 0815 PT;  Emergency Team Net every Monday at 1900 ET on VE7RVC
Listing last updated:2012.03.19 – info from web site
Club Name:Salt Spring Amateur Radio Society (SSARS)
City: GangesServing Areas: Salt Spring Island
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://www.ssiarc.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7RAS
Contact:Jon Healey (secretary) Email to:
Club Mailing Address:c/o Steve Leichter VA7SFL
706 Mt. Belcher Heights, Salt Spring Island, BC  V8K 2J3
Meeting dates, times, locations: Meetings are at the SAR building.  See www.ssiarc.ca for the dates.
Classes Offered:Basic and Advanced
Accredited Examiner(s):Wilf Hoffmann VE7SJW
Repeaters:VE7RSI 147.320 MHz (+) T:88.5 Hz FM / C4FM
VE7RGP 444.550 MHz (+) T:103.5 Hz FM / C4FM
VE7EMG 444.375 MHz (+) DCS 073 FM / C4FM
Club Events:Summer BBQ and Christmas Luncheon; supporting SAR communications
Club Notes:Coffee every Friday at 10:00 PT at the SAR building, except the 1st Friday of the month where the location is at Penny’s Pantry at the Golf Course.
Listing last updated:Updated 2018.08.11
Club Name:Grand Forks ARC Inc.
City: Grand ForksServing Areas: Boundary Country – Communities of Grand Forks, Christina Lake, Greenwood, Midway, Rock Creek, and Beaverdel BC, and the northern areas of Ferry and Stevens Counties of Washington State
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.gfarc.20m.com/
Club Callsign:VE7KGF, VE7GFA
Contact:Don  Fraser , VA7KT –  Res: 250-442-8539 , Cell: 250-444-7144 ,  FAX 250-442-8538 
Club Mailing Address:Box 309, Grand Forks, BC  V0H 1H0   or  email club address: ve7rgf @ gfrac.ca
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Tuesday of each month, except June, July, August, and December
19:00 PT; Sunshine Cable TV Studios, 7474 19th Street, Grand Forks.  Club coffee break every Friday at 10:00 PT at the Grand Forks A&W
Classes Offered:Offered on an as needed basis
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7OGF 146.940 (-)   T: 100.0 Hz tone may be implemented on the input if required in the future. Located on Observation Mountain, Grand Forks.  Coordinates: 49 02′,19.5″  N  X  118, 26′ ,50.5″ W;760 m (2500 ft) ASL

VE7RGF 147.280 (+)  T: 100.0 Hz tone may be implemented on the input if required in the future. Located on Mt. Rodney, 26 km (16 mi) north of Grand Forks. Coordinates: 49, 11′, 34.1″  N X  118, 36′, 49.0″ W;  1850 m(6060 ft)  ASL

VE7UGF  442.0750 (+)  T: 100.0 Hz tone may be implemented on the input if required in the future. Located on Phoenix Mountain, 10 km (6 mi) to the west of Grand Forks. Coordinates: 49, 05′, 27.9 N X 118, 36′,34.5″ W, approx  1500 m (5000 ft) ASL

VE7RCL 146.760 (-)   T: 100.0 Hz tone may be implemented on the input if required in the future. Located on Mt Santa Rosa, 24 km (15 mi) to the east of Grand Forks in Christina Lake.  Coordinates: .49, 00′ 31.2″  N X 118, 10′, 50.8″ W, altitude not known.

Simplex IRLP station in Grand Forks on 147.525, node # 1848.  A 67.0 Hz tone may be implemented in the future if required.

  
Club Events:none planned
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2015.09.25
Club Name:Kamloops ARC Inc.
City: KamloopsServing Areas: Kamloops, Logan Lake, Merritt, and the TNRD
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.karc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7UT
Contact:Myles Bruns VE7FSR,
Club Mailing Address:#6 723 Singh St., Kamloops BC V2B 5C5
Meeting dates, times, locations:First Thursday of the month; 1900 PST time; see website for details
Classes Offered:No
Accredited Examiner(s):Dwight Morrow, VE7BV Mark Perren, VE7ARN
Repeaters:

VE7RKA 146.960 (-)                            VE7FUS 448.525 (-) C4FM

VE7RLO 147.320 (+)                            VE7RLO 442.525 (+) pl100

VE7LGN 147.100 (+) Logan Lake      VE7IRN 146.660(-) Merritt

  
Club Events:ARRL Field Day, RAC Canada Day, Winter Field Day, other contests
Club Notes:Weekly ham breakfast, Saturday morning 0830 PST, at Kirsten’s Hideout Cafe
Listing last updated:2023.03.13
Club Name:Orchard City ARC 
City: KelownaServing Areas: Kelowna 
 RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon 
Website:Facebook:  www.facebook.com/Orchard-City-Amateur-Radio-Club-321392584548464/ 
Club Callsign:VE7OGO 
Contact: 
Club Mailing Address:Orchard City Amateur Radio Club, Box 24093, Kelowna, BC  V1Y 9H2 
Meeting dates, times, locations:4th Thursday of each month, 1930 PT time, at Main Fire Hall on Enterprise Way 
Classes Offered:Yes – Contact Gord Hawkey VE7GFH at 250.868.2097 or email to:  
Accredited Examiner(s):Mike Fleming VE7MVF; John Semenec VE7JWS 
Repeaters:OCARC runs an extensive system of repeaters.  Details at:https://www.ocarc.ca/repeaters_ocarc.html 
   
Club Events:A 2 meter net is held every Tuesday evening at 1930 local time on the 146.820 (-) repeater.  Everyone is welcome to join in. 
Club Notes:  
Listing last updated:2018.08,03 
Club Name:East Kootenay ARC Inc.
City: CranbrookServing Areas: East Kootenays
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:https://ekarc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7IP
Contact:

Timothy Graham VE7QQ

Email:

Club Mailing Address:132 Grandview Place, Cranbrook, BC, V1C 6R4
Meeting dates, times, locations;Meetings held every second Saturday of the month at the RDEK Emergency Operations Center in Cranbrook, BC at 2:00 pm. Come to the meeting and an afternoon of amateur radio events and activities. All members and visitors are welcome!
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7LOC
Repeaters:

VE7CAP 146.940 (-)  T: 88.5 Hz Cranbrook/Kimberley

VE7RIN 146.850 (-)  Fairmont/Invermere

VE7RSQ  147.300 (+)  T: 100.0 Hz  Sparwood/Crowsnest

VE7PAC 144.390    APRS Midgely Mountain

VE7RCA 146.800(-) T: 88.5 Hz Creston

  
Club Events:2 metre net held every Thursday on our repeater network at 20:00 MST (MDT in summer)
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2022.08.30
Club Name:SNO Valley ARC
City: KitimatServing Areas: Kitimat
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://snovalleyarc.org/
Club Callsign:VE7DRW, VE7SNO (R)
Contact:VE7SMP  S.M. Bud Powell Telephone:  250-632-3818  Email:
Club Mailing Address:190 Whittlesey Street, Kitimat, BC  V8C 1J8
Meeting dates, times, locations:Saturday, 1000 PT (10:00 a.m.), at the Kitimat A&W.
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):Tony Fonseca VA7TF
Repeaters:VE7SNO 146.820 ( -)
  
  
Club Events:2003 IOTA Expedition, NA-181, Barnard Island,  VC7K
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2015.03.24
Club Name:Langley ARA (LARA)
City: LangleyServing Areas: Langley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://lngara.wordpress.com/
Club Callsign:VE7LGY
Contact:

Club President – Scott Robbins – Cell#:  604-551-9301

Club Mailing Address:3650 – 248th Street, PO Box 10027, RPO Otter Co-op, Langley, BC, V4W3Z5
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Tuesday of the month, at 1900 PT. Location: 20550 Douglas Crescent, Langley, BC
Classes Offered:See club web site
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:
VE7RLY 147.380 (+)  T: 110.9 Hz – NORTH
VE7RLY 147.380 (+)  T: 77.0 Hz – SOUTH
VE7RLY 147.380 (+)  T: 203.5 Hz – EAST
VE7RMH 441.375 (+) No Tone
  
Club Events:See Website under Events
Club Notes:Our club nets are held on Monday nights at 1930 PT,
on 147.380 and all licensed Amateur Radio Operators are invited to attend.
Listing last updated:2018.08.04
Club Name:Radiotronics Ham Radio & Raspberry Pi Special Interest Group
  
 This club is inactive, except for its repeater.
Repeaters:VA7RSI   224.740 (-) T: 110.9 Hz
Listing last updated:2019.04.26
Club Name:Maple Ridge ARC
City: Maple Ridge & Pitt MeadowsServing Areas: Fraser Valley
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://mrarc.net/
Club Callsign:VE7CMR
Contact:Contact (AT) mrarc (DOT) net
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 292, Maple Ridge, BC  V2X 7G2
Meeting dates, times, locations:1st Tuesday of each Month, 1930 PT, at the Heritage Hall, 12460 Harris Road, Pitt Meadows. The club holds a coffee  social at 1900 every Thursday night at the location above.
Classes Offered:Yes – please contact the club for dates
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7RMR 146.800 ( – ) T:156.7 Hz   ( IRLP node 1910; Echolink  51910)

VE7RMR  224.880 (-)

VE7RMR 443.625 (+)  T: 156.7 Hz) (IRLP node 1849, Echolink node 44463)

440.800+  VE7RMR
D-Star repeater
  
Club Events:Two swap meets per year; the largest in the Fraser Valley
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2022.05.18 – info from web site
Club Name:Mission ARC
City: MissionServing Areas: Mission and surrounding area
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website: 
Club Callsign:VE7MIS
Contact:Rick Ross VE7FWP  Telephone 780-402-1402 or Email to 
Club Mailing Address:VE7MIS c/o 33330 – 7th Ave., Mission, B.C., V2V 2E3.
Meeting dates, times, locations:Every 3rd Monday night except July and August at 1900 PT.  Location is the emergency communications room of  #1 Fire Hall on 7th Ave. in Mission (one block west of Murrey St. intersection)
Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters: 
Club Events: 
Club Notes:Club members monitor 146.460 MHz Simplex.  The club has a radio room at 33330 – 7th Ave. in Mission.
Listing last updated:2014. 03.05
Club Name:COAST EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION (CECA)
City: NanaimoServing Areas: Nanaimo
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.coastemergency.ca or www.va7eca.ca
Club Callsign:VA7ECA
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:Room #2 – 1415 Wingrove Street
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9S 3L8
Meeting dates, times, locations:Meetings held the 4th Thursday of each month. Details at:http://va7eca.ca/calendar-of-events/
Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters: 
Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated: 2017.09.09
Club Name:Nanaimo Amateur Radio Association
City: NanaimoServing Mid Vancouver Island
RAC Region:British Columbia and Yukon
Website:www.ve7na.ca
Club Callsign:VE7NA
Contact:Club Secretary: Devan VE7LSE ()
Club Mailing Address:6314 McGirr Road, Nanaimo, BC, V9V1B7
Meeting dates, times, locations:

 • General meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month from September to June (In person & Zoom).
• Executive meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month (Zoom only)
• Visitors to NARA meetings are welcome
• Contact the Secretary for latest meeting/Zoom information
• Coffee klatch 1: Saturdays, starting at 9 am at the north end Smitty’s Restaurant, 2980 North Island Highway in the Rock City Centre
• Coffee Klatch 2: Tuesdays, starting at 10:30 am at the south end Smitty’s Restaurant, 50 Tenth street, just off the Island Highway South (Hwy 1, TCH)

Classes Offered:Basic Exam: contact VA7DXX
Accredited Examiner(s):VA7DXX & VE7KCY
Repeaters:VE7DJA 145.430 (- & 141.3 TSQL) Echo Link #428436, IRLP #1755
VA7ANI 146.980 (+ & 141.3 TSQL) FM & C4FM/Wires-X
VE7DJA 443.900 (+ & 141.3 TSQL) FM & C4FM
VE7NHR 440.825 (+) DMR ID 302058, BC-TRBO
VE7ISC 146.640 (- & 141.3)
VA7ITS 444.725 (+ & 141.3) Echo Link #428436, IRLP #1755
VE7DJA & VA7ITS repeaters are linked to the Island Trunk System
NARA is operational on the 5 GHz AREDN system
  
Club Events:See NARA webpage or contact the Secretary
Club Notes:The NARA has been an active club since 1948
Listing last updated:2023.08.01
Club Name:West Kootenay ARC
City: NelsonServing Areas: Nelson, Slocan Valley, Kootenay Lake and surrounding areas
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:not entered
Club Callsign:VE7CW, VE7RCT, VE7BTU, VE7BDY
Contact:chris (AT) kolmel (DOT) com
Club Mailing Address:WKARC, 459 Ward St, Nelson BC, V1L 1S7
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Tuesday of each month, 1900 PT,  in the Provincial Emergency Response Building at the corner of Vernon and Kootenay Street.
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7ADZ
Repeaters:

VE7RCT  146.640 (-) located on Slocan Ridge

VE7BTU    147.060  (-) located in Crawford Bay

VE7BDY    147.040 (+) located in Nelson

Club Events:Field Day, Banquet
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2019.10.30
Club Name:New Westminster ARC
City: New WestminsterServing Areas: New Westminster
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.nwarc.org/
Club Callsign:VE7NWC
Contact:Use the following site:  www.nwarc.org/?q=contact or Email:  exec (AT)nwarc (DOT) org
Club Mailing Address:NWARC, #139 ‐ 720 Sixth Street, New Westminster BC, V3L 3C5
Meeting dates, times, locations;3rd Tuesday of every month, except July and August. The December meeting may also be cancelled depending on its proximity to Christmas. The doors open always at 1900 PT. However, the formal business meeting starts at 1930 and normally runs to 2030/2100. You do not have to be a member to attend our meetings. Location is at the rear of the City of New Westminster parks board building, also called Century House. It is located at 620 Eighth Street, New Westminster, BC.
Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7NWR  145.390 (-)    T: 100.0 Hz

VE7NWR   444.600 (+)  (Digital – DMR/MOTOBRO)

VE7NWC  144.990  APRS Digipeater

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2015.05.19
Club Name:North Shore ARC (BC)
City: North VancouverServing Areas: Greater Vancouver, particularly North and West Vancouver.
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://www.nsarc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7NSR
Contact:webmaster_at_nsarc_dot_ca
Club Mailing Address:147 East 14th Street, North Vancouver, BC  V7L 2N4
Meeting dates, times, locations:

–  Club Health and Welfare Net is on Daily at 10:30 A.M. Check in on 147.260 MHz, 146.72 MHz tone100.0

–  Club Net is on Tuesdays at 1900 hours  on 147.260 MHz,  146.72 MHz tone 100.0  and 443.200 MHz.

–  During current Covid restrictions, regular Meetings are held on Microsoft Teams on 1st & 3rd Thursday, 1930 PT.  Access codes are send to members. To obtain the access code as a guest, send an email request to Janice Mooney VA7JMO  

–  After Covid restrictions are lifted, meetings will be held at North Shore Emergency Management Office, 147 East 14th Street, North Vancouver

Classes Offered:Not at this time
Accredited Examiner(s):

 Adam Farson  VA7OJ

Carole Eng  VA7QCE

Repeaters: VE7RNV 147.26 (+) linked to VE7NSR
VE7RNV 147.30 (+)
VE7RNV 444.95 (+) IRLP node 1015
VE7NSR 443.200 (+) linked to VE7RNV 147.26 and VE7BNV 146.72 (-)
Club Events:Current events are on our repeaters or are virtual. During normal times, we present Courses, Community Events, Field Day, Emergency Communications, technical seminars, presentations of interest to members.
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2022.01.03
Club Name:Oliver ARC
City: OliverServing Areas: Oliver
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:https://oliverarc.blogspot.com/
Club Callsign:VE7OLV
Contact:Bob Pepper VA7BJP  
or 250-495-0710
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 444, Oliver, BC  V0H 1T0
Meeting dates, times, locations:The clubs meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 1900 PT at the Oliver ARC building, 350 Ave. & 99th St. in Oliver, behind the airport.  Members meet every Thursday at 0930 PT time for coffee and discussion at the same location.
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7EHF
Repeaters:

VE7RBD 147.160 (+).  This repeater is linked to a low-level repeater VE7ROR (+), located 30km south in Osovoos.  Both are owned by the Oliver ARC.

VE7RMK 145.01 Packet

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2018.11.04
Club Name:Mid Island Radio Association (M.I.R.A.)
City: ParksvilleServing Areas: Parksville, Qualicum Beach
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://midislandamateurradioassociation.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7MIR, VA7MIR
Contact:VE7DSN  Tel: 250 752 3626 or Email:  lf_gibbons (AT) yahoo.ca
Club Mailing Address:MIRA c/o 169 Skylark Ave, Parksville, BC V9P 1M3
Meeting dates, times, locations;3rd Tuesday of each month (except Jul  & Aug) at 1000 AM PT – Consult the club web site.
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):Leonard Hooper VE7XLH
Repeaters:VE7RPQ 145.370 (-) T: 141.3 Hz or 100.0 Hz
Club Events:Field Day, Summer BBQ, Christmas Lunch
Club Notes:Weekly Coffee Klatches every Saturday mormg, 1000 PT, in Qualicum Beach at Quality Foods, Mezzanine Floor.   In addition they also are held on the 3rd Saturday morning of the month at 1000 PT at the A&W in Parksville.
Listing last updated:2016.12.04
Club Name:Penticton ARC
City: PentictonServing Areas: Penticton
 RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.ve7prc.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7PRC
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:251 Dawson Avenue, Penticton, BC  V2A 3N4
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Wednesday of the month, except July and August,  at 1900 PT at the Search and Rescue building,  251 Dawson  Avenue.
Classes Offered: Yes
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7PRC 147.120 (+)

VE7OKN  146.920 (-)

VE7PEN 146.58 simplex IRLP node 1164

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated: 2012.08.03

Listing last updated:2012.08.03

Club Name:Penticton B.C. Seniors Radio Club
City: PentictonServing Areas: Penticton
 RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.ve7prc.ca
Club Callsign: 
Contact: 
Club Mailing Address:251 Dawson Ave, Penticton BC V2A 3N4
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Wednesday of month except July and August, 2100 PT, at the Search & Rescue building 251 Dawson Ave.
Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters: 
Club Events: 
Club Events:Field Day, 2 year annual Swap Meet; Canada day Parade; Fall Fair Parade; Salmon Festival
Club Notes: 
Club Name:Arrowsmith ARC
City: Port AlberniServing Areas: Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
RAC Region: 
Website:www.arrowsmitharc.ca/
Club Callsign:EOC:  VE7EMO EMCOMM trailer:  VE7AHE
Contact:l Winney   VE7CM   Tel:  250. 723.2093  Email:
Club Mailing Address:3003 4th Avenue, Port Alberni, BC  V9Y 2B4 
Meeting dates, times, locations:17:30PT on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, except July & Aug,  at  the Alberni-Clayoquat Regional District EOC, 3003 4th Avenue, Port Alberni, BC
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):AL Winney VE7CM   Tel:  250. 723.2093
Repeaters:

VE7KU 147.240 (+)     T: 141.3 Hz;  IRLP node 1120

VE7KU 444.450 (+)     T: 141.3 Hz

VE7RPA 147.150 (+)    T: 141.3 Hz

VE7RWC 147.000 (-)   T: 100 Hz

 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2017.01.23
Club Name:Port Coquitlam EPCOM ARC
City: Port CoquitlamServing Areas: Port Coquitlam & Lower Mainland
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.epcom.ca
Club Callsign:VE7PCE
Contact:Chris Carr VE7BAC – Email:   or David Sinclair VA7DRS – Email: .
Club Mailing Address:EPCOM, #1 Fire Hall, 1725 Broadway Street, Port Coquitlam BC  V3C 2M9
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Wednesday of the month, 1900 PT, at  #1 Fire Hall, 1725 Broadway Street, Port Coquitlam
Classes Offered:Yes – check website for details
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7QJ
Repeaters:

VA7RPC 145.490 (-)   T:  94.8 Hz  (Yaesu Fusion)

VE7NDX 443.100 (+)  T: 04.8 Hz  (Yaesu Fusion)

Club Events:Field Day/Port Coquitlam Terry Fox Run/Thanksgiving Day Soccer Tournament. Please refer to the club’s website for details about events
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2017.05.01
Club Name:Prince George ARC
City: Prince GeorgeServing Areas: Prince George and surrounding communities
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.pgarc.org/
Club Callsign:VE7FG, VE7FFF, VE7PAB, VE7PAD, VE7RDI, VE7RES, VE7RMB, VE7RMU, VE7RPM, VE7RTA, VE7RWE, VE7RWT, VE7YXS,
Contact:Frank VanderZande   VE7AV    250.961.1173 or
Club Mailing Address:Box 835, Stn A
Prince George, BC  V2L 4T7
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Wednesday of each month at EMBC (formerly PEP) at the corner of Ferry & Westwood.  Arrive early for the emergency net and see the radio station. The meetings start at 1930 PT. Use the front door – ring the door bell if the door is locked. The alternate location when we don’t have access to the PREOC is the old Beaverly fire hall on Highway 16 West.
Classes Offered:No.  See www.hamstudy.com  or  www.coaxpublications.com
Accredited Examiner(s):Frank VanderZande VE7AV
Repeaters:

The club owns 15 repeaters in the northern BC network. The two main ones in the city are

VE7FG 146.940 (- )

VE7RES 145.43 (- )

See a complete listing at www.ve7av.ca

Club Events:See www.pgarc.org for current information; Search And Rescue radio communications; Field Day exercise using solar power from the club’s emergency communication trailer.
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated: 2015.12.09
Club Name:Quesnel Amateur Radio Operators Society
City: Quesnel
Serving Areas: North Cariboo
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:https://www.facebook.com/groups/1044735842272403/
Club Callsign:VE7YQZ; VE7RQL
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:TBD
Meeting dates, times, locations:Second Wednesday of every month, 1900  PT, at the Airport Operations Building adjacent to the terminal.
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):VE7DGL
Repeaters:VE7RQL 147.06 (-)  T: 100.0 Hz  (Non-standard Split)
Club Events: 
Club Notes:Established 2018
Listing last updated: 2018.08.04
Club Name:Richmond ARC 
City: RichmondServing Areas: Richmond
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:www.richmondarc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7RAR VE7RMD VE7GOG
Contact:Urey Chan VE7URE  Email to:
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 88061 Richmond, BC V6X 3T6
Meeting dates, times, locations:Last Wednesday of the month, Sep to May (except Dec) 1900 PT at Stevston Community Centre, 4111 Moncton St.
Classes Offered:Yes – Commence  every February.  Contact Urey Chan VE7URE – Email to: 
Accredited Examiner(s): Charles Cohen VA7CPC – Email to:Urey Chan VE7URE   Email to:  
Repeaters:

VE7RMD 147.140 (+)  T: 79.7 Hz

VE7RMD 442.375 (+)  T:203.5 Hz

Club Events:Weekly Net (Tuesday 1900H); Field Day at Garry Point Park (June); Steveston Canada Day Parade (July);  Radio Seminar (Nov.); Basic Qualification Course (Feb.); Emergency Communications Exhibition and Swap Meet (Apr.)
Club Notes:  Media Relations and Public Affairs:  Please contact Urey Chan VE7URE.  Email to: 
Listing last updated:2017.11.14
Club Name:Shuswap ARC
City: Salmon ArmServing Areas: Salmon Arm
RAC Region:British Columbia & Yukon
Website:http://www.sarc.bc.ca/http://sarc.bc.ca/blog/
Club Callsign:VE7RNH
Contact:Ron Essex VE7RLE  250.832.2442 or
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 2613, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4R5
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Thursday of each month throughout the year, 1900-2100 PT. An e-mail notice is sent out to members on the Monday preceding the second Thursday, giving the location.  Also check the club website – click on the “Meetings” Tab.
Classes Offered:Contact the the club for information
Accredited Examiner(s):Robin Hickman VE7HMN –
Repeaters:

VE7RNH  146.760 (-)   Granite Peak, Fly Hills (Linked to VE7KRA)

VE7RAM  146.640 (-)   Echolink Node #265550 TappenPending

VA7AHR 147.140 (+)  Adams Hill

Club Events:Many public service events.  Assist Shuswap Emergency Management Program
Club Notes:The club was founded 14 July 1977 and has a heavy emphasis on public safety through Amateur Radio.
Listing last updated:2014.08.05
Club Name:BC Sunshine Coast Amateur Radio Club Society (SCARCS)
City: SecheltServing Areas: Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast
Website:www.ve7rxz.ca
Club Callsign:VE7RXZ
Contact:Barry Yee VE7YEE    604. 885.6208
Club Mailing Address:5638 Cascade Crescent, Sechelt, BC  V0N 3A6
Meeting dates, times, locations:See website
Classes Offered:Yes
Accredited Examiner(s):Barry Yee   VE7YEE  604 885 6208
Repeaters:VE7RXZ 147.22 (+)     T: 100.0 Hz
Club Events: 
Club Notes: Emergency Communications
Listing last updated: 2019.04.26
Club Name:Bulkley Valley Amateur Radio Society
City: SmithersServing Areas: Hazelton, Smithers, Houston
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.bvars.org
Club Callsign:VE7RBH, VE7RHD, VE7RHN
Contact:Doug Steventon, VE7EPT   250-847-4469 or 
Club Mailing Address:Box 982, BC  V0J 2N0
Meeting dates, times, locations:Variable
Classes Offered:As needed.  Contact the club. 
Accredited Examiner(s):Doug Steventon, VE7EPT
Repeaters:

 All repeaters linked to Northern BC network

Hazelton:

VE7RHD 146.800 (-)  T: 100 Hz

Smithers-Telkwa:

VE7 RBH 146.88 (-) T: 100 Hz

VE7RBH 146.72 (-) T: 100 Hz (Fusion FM/C4FM Digital)

VE7RBH 444.90 (-)  T: 79.7 Hz (no tail or courtesy tone)

Autopatch on 146.48 simplex (no PL), contact club for access codes
IRLP (node 1126) on 147.33 simplex T: 100 Hz. prefix 0 required

Houston:

VE7RHN 147.06 (+)  T: 100 Hz

APRS 144.39 digipeaters at all site, I-gates in Smithers and Hazelton

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated: 2017.06.01
Club Name:Surrey ARC (SARC)
City: SurreyServing Areas: Vancouver area and lower Fraser Valley
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.ve7sar.net
Club Callsign:VE7SAR
Contact:Email:  
Club Mailing Address:12144 57A Ave.  Surrey, BC  V3X 2S3
Meeting dates, times, locations:2nd Wednesday of the month, 1900 PT at the Provincial Regional Emergency Operations Centre (PREOC)
Classes Offered:Basic Qualification – see the club web site for details
Accredited Examiner(s):John Brodie VA7XB; John Schouten VE7TI;
Repeaters:VE7RSC 147.360 (+)   T:110.9 Hz and 443.775 (+)  T:110.9 Hz – both with IRLP and Echolink
Club Events:Weekly Net; Field Day; Spring Foxhunt
Club Notes:Club publishes the SARC Communicator. All our newsletters are now available via our blog at ve7sar.blogspot.ca 
Listing last updated:2010.03.11
Club Name:Surrey Emergency Program Amateur Radio Society (SEPAR)
City: SurreyServing Areas: City of Surrey
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.separs.net
Club Callsign:VE7HME
Contact:SEPAR (604) 543-6795 or Kelvin Hall VA7KPH (Coordinator) 14139 BEAR CREEK DRIVE, Surrey  BC  V3W 9E4 (604) 543-1780
Club Mailing Address:Surrey Emergency Program (SEPAR), 8767 132 Street, Surrey, B.C.
V3W 4P1
Meeting dates, times, locations:3rd Thursday of the month, 1900 PT – Location TBA monthly; 4th Saturday of the month, 0900 PT – Firehall One (see calendar for details)
Classes Offered:NTS Messaging, various antenna and communications emergency preparedness workshops
Accredited Examiner(s):John Schouten VE7TI;
Repeaters:SEPAR uses VE7RSC 147.360 (+)   T:110.9 Hz and 443.775 (+)  T:110.9 Hz – both with IRLP and Echolink, courtesy of Surrey ARC
Club Events:Weekly Net; Field Day and monthly training – see SEPAR web site for details
Club Notes:SEPAR is an Amateur Radio service organization providing communications support for the City of Surrey Emergency Program. SEPAR also conducts community training and youth workshops
Listing last updated:2012.08.02
Club Name:White Rock ARC 
City: Surrey/White Rock
Serving Areas: White Rock and South Surrey
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.wrarc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7DB
Contact:Eric Kehler VA7NX , Ralph Webb VE7OM
Club Mailing Address:15613 18 Ave Surrey BC V4A 1X3
Meeting dates, times, locations:

Weekly Coffee get together, Sundays at 3pm in the Semiahmoo Mall food court. 

Monthly Meeting: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:30pm, at the Centennial Arena, 14600 North Bluff Road, White Rock. (No meetings in July/August)

Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s):Ralph Webb VE7OM
Repeaters:VE7RWR 146.900 (-)   T: 91.5 HZ
Club Events:Weekly 2m net, every Thursday evening at 7:30PM on the club’s repeater – 146.900- T91.5
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2016.10.21
Club Name:Terrace ARC
City: TerraceServing Areas: Terrace, Thornhill and surrounding area
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website: 
Club Callsign:VE7RTK, VE7THN
Contact:  or 
Club Mailing Address:4836 Tuck Ave. ,Terrace, BC  V8G 4H4
Meeting dates, times, locations:AGM January of each year, Saturday morning coffee 10:30 PT at Cafanera’s on Lazelle Ave
Classes Offered:We have offered classes in the past on an irregular basis and we plan to do so again
Accredited Examiner(s):Keith Gosse, VE7ECK
Repeaters:

146.600 MHz (-) VE7RTK/R

146.850 MHz (-) VE7RTK/R

Club Events:BCQSO party
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2017.01.31
Club Name:British Columbia FM Communications Association
City: VancouverServing Areas: Greater Vancouver Area
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.bcfmca.bc.ca/
Club Callsign:VE7BCB
Contact:Ian Procyk / Neil de Haan
Club Mailing Address:Suite 353, 141 – 6200 Mckay Ave., Burnaby, BC  V4L 1X3
Meeting dates, times, locations:On-Air Net last Wednesday of the month at 20:00 hrs on VE7RPT
Classes Offered:No
Accredited Examiner(s):Contact the club
Repeaters:

VE7RPT 146.940 MHz (-) T:136.5Hz  Analog (IRLP 1694)

VE7RPT 224.300 MHz (-1.6 MHz)  T:156.7Hz*  Analog

VE7RPT 443.525 MHz (+5 MHz) T: 136.5Hz  Analog (IRLP 1694)

VE7RAG 1291.94 MHz (-20 MHz) D-STAR DV Port A

VE7RAG 1251.94 MHz                 D-STAR DD Port A

VE7RAG 443.400 MHz (+5 MHz) D-STAR DV Port B

VE7RAG 147.020 MHz (+) D-STAR DV Port C

VE7LAN 145.070 MHz (+)

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2012.03.16 – info from website
Club Name:University of British Columbia Amateur Radio Society
City: VancouverServing Areas: Vancouver
RAC Region:BC & YukonVE7UBC; VA7UBC
Website:ars.ams.ubc.ca
Club Callsign: 
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:Please contact us.
Meeting dates, times, locations:Check website
Classes Offered:Yes on an irregular basis.  Please contact us.
Accredited Examiner(s): 
Repeaters:

VE7RHS 145.270 (-)

VE7RHS 441.975 (+)

Club Events: 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2018.08.04
Club Name:Vancouver Emergency Community Telecom Org. (VECTOR)
City: VancouverServing Areas: Vancouver
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:vectorradio.ca/
Club Callsign:VA7EOC, VE7VCT, VA7VCT, VE7VVC
Contact:Mike Watkins, VE7WV. (604) 767-3621  or email to:
Club Mailing Address:c/o E-Comm, 3301 East Pender Street, Vancouver, BC  V5K 5J3
Meeting dates, times, locations:1st Wednesday of each month. See http://vectorradio.ca/ for details.
Classes Offered:Our Basic Certificate course is offered in January, March and September with up to two classes of 25 students each. Details: https://vectorradio.ca/training/amateur-radio-license-course/
Accredited Examiner(s):Yes
Repeaters:

VE7TEL 145.170 (-) courtesy of TPARC

VE7RVF 145.450 (-)

VE7RVU 443.725 (+)

VE7RVK 224.640 (-).

Join us on our weekly net on VE7TEL every Wednesday @ 20:00 hours local.

  
Club Events:Winter Field Day, Emergency Preparedness Week, Field Day, Canada Day, Celebration of Lights (Fireworks), Vancouver Pride Parade, Santa Claus Parade, New Years Eve Fireworks
Club Notes:A registered non-profit society, VECTOR is the Amateur Radio program for the City of Vancouver. Our vision: Bringing together the power of ordinary citizens and amateur radio to enhance community resiliency for times of emergency and disaster. Join us! Write to:  
Listing last updated: 2018/01/18
Club Name:North Okanagan Radio Amateur Club (NORAC)
City: VernonServing Areas: Vernon, Armstrong, Enderby, Falkland, Lumby, Coldstream, Winfield, Oyama, Spallumcheen, and Lavington
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:https://norac.bc.ca
Club Callsign:VE7NOR
Contact: for general inquiries.
Club Mailing Address:P.O. Box 1701, Vernon, BC  V1T 8C3
Meeting dates, times, locations:

3rd Thursday of every month at 1930 PT.  Meeting locations vary.  Please check https://norac.bc.ca for the next meeting location posted under the announcements heading.

Members also meet at 1000 PT every Saturday morning for breakfast at the 27 Street Grill, located at 4801 – 27th Street in Vernon, BC.

Classes Offered:Yes, please contact 
Accredited Examiner(s):Terry Rudersdorfer, VE7TRZ
Repeaters:VE7RSS 146.880(-)
VE7EGO 147.380 (+) Fusion (C4FM)
VE7EGO 442.500 (+) Fusion (C4FM)
Please visit https://norac.bc.ca/index.php/frequencies for latest updates.
Club Events:Weekly 2m Net: Sundays 1000 PT 146.880 (-)
Please check https://norac.bc.ca for more event information.
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2022.04.10
Club Name:Friendship Amateur Radio Society Canada
City: VictoriaServing Areas: Canada
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.islandnet.com/~jyoung/FARSC
Club Callsign: 
Contact:G.D. (Joe) Young VE7BFK   or 250-592-1423
Club Mailing Address:2850 Queenston Street
Victoria, BC  V8R 4P3
Meeting dates, times, locations:Irregular business meetings held as required.  ARDF (Amateur Radio Direction Finding) practice sessions 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month, 0930 assemble for 1000 start.  Locations vary but usually a local park.
Classes Offered:Introduction to ARDF – participate any time by attending practice session (see above)
Accredited Examiner(s):No
Repeaters: 
Club Events:Approximately every other year FARSC particpates in or hosts the Friendship Radio Games.  The FRG feature Morse code speed tests, Morse code pileup test (identify call signs), HF operating contest, and 2 meter ARDF event. Participation is widely solicited, but usually will include members from other FARS’s in Russia, U. S. A., Japan, and others as interest grows.
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2012.03.16
Club Name:The Victoria New Horizons ARC
City: VictoriaServing Areas: Lower Island, Mainland, North Washington State
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.vnharc.org/
Club Callsign:VE7BM
Contact:
Club Mailing Address:2986 Glen Lake Road, Victoria, B.C.   V9B 4B1
Meeting dates, times, locations:Weekdays at 08:45 PT, on VE7RSR 145.410 MHz
Classes Offered: 
Accredited Examiner(s):James Hatch VE7CIJ
Repeaters:VE7RWS  146.980 (-)  T: 103.5 Hz.  (Note: The frequency has changed due to interference to another repeater)
Club Events:Quarterly Luncheons: March, June, Sept, Dec.  See website for details
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated: 
Club Name:Cariboo / Chilcotin Amateur Radio Society
City: Williams Lake, BCServing:  Cariboo / Chilcotin (Central BC
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:www.ccars.ca/
Club Callsign: not assigned
Contact:Michal Smialowski –   or  
Club Mailing Address:PO Box 34, Tatlayoko Lake, BC V0L1W0
Meeting dates, times, locations:No formal set meeting schedule yet; we meet when needed
Classes Offered:Not at this time
Accredited Examiner(s):  Kevin Larsen – VE7PW,
Repeaters:Details at:    www.ccars.ca/repeaters.html  and  https://norac.bc.ca/hosted/sirg/
Club Events: Informal, no regular scheduled events at this time
Club Notes:  See www.ccars.ca/news.html
Listing last updated:2017.01.06

YUKON

Club Name:Yukon Amateur Radio Association (YARA)
City: WhitehorseServing Areas:Yukon
 RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:

www.yara.ca

https://www.facebook.com/YukonAmateurRadioAssociation

Club Callsign:VY1DX
Contact:
 
Club Mailing Address:
YARA, c/o  Box 2703, EMO, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2C6
Meeting dates, times, locations:1st Monday of every month, 1900 PT, at EMO Meeting Room, 60 Norseman Drive (next to airport);  Weekly breakfast meeting, 0900 PT, at the A & W.
Classes Offered:Contact the club  http://yara.ca/courses/courses.htm
Accredited Examiner(s):VY1MB; VY1KX
Repeaters:

Linked Repeater System (WAN):

VA7ATN – Atlin Mountain (Atlin, BC) – 147.36 (+) T:100Hz

VY1RMD – Dawson Lookout (Dawson City, YT) – 146.52 remote base

VY1RFH – Ferry Hill (Stewart Crossing, YT) – 146.82 (-) T:100Hz

VY1RBT – Galena Hill (Elsa/Keno/Mayo, YT) – 146.94 (-) T:100Hz

VY1RHP – Hayes Peak (Johnsons Crossing, YT) – 147.06 (+) T:100Hz

Miners Ridge (North of Skagway, AK) – 146.52  remote base

VY1RRH – Rose Hill (Faro, YT) – 146.82 (-)  T:100Hz

VY1XXV – Mount Jubilee (Tagish, YT) – 146.82 (-) T:100H

Chilly Ridge (North of Haines, AK) – 146.94 (-) T:100Hz

Eagle Crest (Juneau, AK) – 147.36  (+) T:100Hz

 

Stand Alone Repeaters (not connected to the network)

VY1RMD – Dawson Fire Hall (Dawson City, YT) – 146.58 (–) IRLP node 1948

VY1IRL – Haeckel Hill (Whitehorse, YT) – 146.88 (-) T:100Hz – IRLP node 1500

VY1RDS – Haeckel Hill (Whitehorse, YT) – 146.84 (-) D-Star DV “C”

VY1RDS – Haeckel Hill (Whitehorse, YT) – 443.975 (+) D-Star DV “B”

VY1RDS – Haeckel Hill (Whitehorse, YT) – 1247.00 (+) 20 D-Star DV “A”

VY1RDS – Haeckel Hill (Whitehorse, YT) – 1299.15 D-Star DD

VY1RPM – Haines Junction IRLP (Haines Junction, YT) – 146.88 (-) – IRLP node 1662

VY1ECH – Mount Sima (Whitehorse, YT) – 147.28+ T:100Hz – Echolink node 322488

VY1RTM – Transport Mountain (Watson Lake, YT) – 147.06+ T:100Hz

NOTES:

1) APRS is active through the wide area network

2) IRLP and EchoLink are active on the Whitehorse Haeckel Hill repeater

3) Repeater map at:  https://yara.ca/repeaters/repeaters.htm

4) There is a 6 metre beacon at Mt. MacIntire (50.030 MHz)

Club Events:
Club provides communications support for:
 
   Kluane Chilkat International Bike Race – https://kcibr.org/
 
   Klondike Road Relay – https://klondikeroadrelay.com/
 
Club Notes: 
Listing last updated:2018.08.15
Club Name:North Country DX Association – Yukon Chapter
City:Serving Areas: Yukon
RAC Region:BC & Yukon
Website:http://www.hamuniverse.com/kl7jricemobile.html
Club Callsign:VY1RST
Contact:John Reisenauer, KL7JR   907-444-8555 or 
Club Mailing Address:3705 Arctic Blvd., #1830, Anchorage, AK 99503
Meeting dates, times, locations:Special Events and Contests
Classes Offered:n/a
Accredited Examiner(s):Bob Melanson, VY1MB
Repeaters: 
Club Events:Antenna experimenting & contesting
Club Notes:QSL mgr KL7JR – CBA only
Listing last updated: 2012.03.16 – info from website

Weekly 2m net, every Thursday evening at 7:30PM on the club’s repeater – 146.900-  T91.5