The Tri-County Amateur Radio Club of North Texas – WC5C (ARRL Affiliated Club) welcomes visitors, and serves the area north and west of Fort Worth, including parts of Parker County, Tarrant County and Wise County.
Most of the club’s activities occur around the west side of Eagle Mountain Lake. Cities served include Agnes, Aledo, Azle, La Junta, Sanctuary, Springtown, Reno, Lake Worth, Lakeside, Boyd, Paradise, Aurora, Rhome, Fort Worth, Sansom Park, Benbrook, White Settlement, Haslet, Saginaw, Keeter, Briar, Pelican Bay, Weatherford, and Newark.
** PLEASE NOTE: Date changed to second Saturday in April due to Easter on 5 April 2015 **
Pre-meeting dinner will be at El Cerrito Mexican Restaurant, 11665 FM 730 North, Azle, Texas 76020. We generally meet for dinner starting around 5:15-5:30pm.
Map to El Cerrito Restaurant:
The next meeting will be at 7:00pm on Saturday, 11 April 2015 at the Azle Municipal Complex located at 613 Southeast Parkway in Azle, Texas. FCC Amateur Radio license testing will be available after the meeting – typically around 8:00pm.
Map to meeting location:
Please check back often! Information here is subject to change!
Event sponsored by the North Texas Whip Drivers’ Association.
The Tri-County Amateur Radio Club – WC5C has provided volunteer communications for the North Texas Whip Drivers’ Association Horse Driving Trials and continues to do so today. This non-profit organization was co-founded by two area horsewomen in 1996 and has since grown to a membership of over 100 carriage driving enthusiasts and is affiliated with the American Driving Society as well as the Carriage Association of America.
If you are interested in volunteering for the Horse and Buggy Race event as a volunteer communicator the weekend of Saturday, 11 April 2015 , please sign-up here using the “Contact Us” form on this web-site. Operators will be needed for the morning shift that runs from 7:30am to 12:00pm and for the afternoon shift that runs from 12:00pm to 5:00pm (may end earlier). Convoy out there departs Azle 6:30am for those going early.