Welcome to the home the El Dorado County Amateur Radio Club.

We are here to promote the Amateur Radio hobby and provide community support in El Dorado County California.


Current Events

Ham Radio Exam

May 11th, 2019 at 9:00am
Held at the American Legion Post 119
4561 Greenstone Road, Placerville CA 95667
Testing Fees $14.00
Contact Ken Vogele, W6KWV at 530-642-9523

Next Club Meeting Thursday, [...]

Join us for our monthly meeting Thursday, March 28th at 7:15 PM.  

ARRL Field Day 2018
El Dorado County Amateur Radio Club

2018 ARRL Field Day Logo DOWNLOAD

June 23-24, 2018
(1800 UTC Saturday and ending at 2100 UTC Sunday)
Coordinator: Dave, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Location: N38° 40'05.20", W120° 17'32.97"
Elevation 6600' on Mormon Emigrant Trail.
The Field Day Site is approximately 23 miles from Pollock Pines.
From HWY 50 take Sly Park Road south.
Turn left on Mormon Emigrant Trail (AKA County Road 16 or NF Road 5).
Then drive approximately 17.3 miles straight to the site. Look for our signs.

AG6AU FD location















Potluck Dinner: Please bring a dish to share (baked potatoes will be provided)
(Plates and eating utensils will be provided)
Bring your own drinks.
Bring a chair.
The Field Day site is not an improved campsite; no water.
There is room for tents, trailers, RV’s, etc. for overnight camping.
A porta-potty and hand wash station will be on site.

Insect repellent is recommended

You must have a campfire permit to use a stove, lantern, charcoal barbeque, or wood campfire outside of a developed campground or recreation area. The permit is your agreement to follow the campfire restrictions and regulations in effect .

Dinner will be at 5pm on Saturday the 23rd, RSVP for dinner to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Full Field Day Flyer Link in PDF