Field Day 2024

Story County Amateur Radio Club Field Day Event
Saturday, June 22, 1:00pm through Sunday, June 23, 1:00pm
ISU Vet Med entrance area (Lot G8) along South 16th Street (east of University Blvd) in Ames
Here is a Google Map link:

Visitors are welcome!

Tentative Schedule
Friday 5pm: Setup antennas
Saturday Morning 9am: Setup stations.
Saturday 1pm: Start field day operation.
Sunday 1pm: End of field day operation. Tear down, club members needed to help.

Don't forget to bring:

  • Headphones or headset
  • Portable camping or lawn chair
  • Refillable water bottle or your own non-alcoholic beverages of choice
  • Meals or snacks
  • Family or friends to try the GOTA station

We will be operating with call sign W0YL and our exchange will be 2A IA.

Planned Operation:

  • CW / Digital Station
  • Phone Station
  • VHF Bonus Station
  • GOTA Station

The club will be using the Story County EMA trailer again this year.

Thanks to:

  • Story County Emergency Management Agency for providing the EMA trailer
  • and thanks for everyone that who is helping to setup, tear down, and operate.

For any questions about SCARC Field Day or to volunteer, please contact Paul Cowley (W0YR) at

Field Day Committee Chair: Paul (W0YR)
Committee Members: Clint (K0GR), Mike (N1XK), Claus (AE0S), Dagney (KF0NKP), and Ted (KC0URT)