Parks on the Air (POTA) is international portable amateur radio operations that promote emergency awareness and communications from national/federal and state/provincial level parks.
The Sunday Net is hosted every Sunday evening at 8:30 PM on the W4TRC repeater (analog, 146.970, -0.6 MHz offset, 123 Hz tone). The net will take time for announcements, check ins, swap shop, and time to get help from other hams.
Summits on the Air (SOTA) is an award scheme for radio amateurs that encourages portable operation in mountainous areas. SOTA participation is possible for everyone at any skill level.
Fox hunting is the act of using direction finding techniques to locate a hidden radio transmitter and triangulate its location. Fox hunting can be done with a simple HT up to a directional yagi.