Here are some resources to help you make the most of ham radio in the Black Rock desert:
Some key frequencies you should know about and program
into your radio before you venture out into the Black Rock.
Instructions for our
911 phone patch which allows you to make telephone
calls from the Black Rock desert using your HT.
How to join the
EchoLink network and be able to monitor our UHF
repeater and chat with your friends in the Black Rock from your Windows PC, Mac, iPhone, or Android phone.
- Two e-mail lists you should join:
Black Rock Hams -- a general-discussion e-mail list for ham radio in the
Black Rock desert 52 weeks a year.
Burninghams -- e-mail list for ham radio at Burning Man. As opposed
to Black Rock Hams (which runs year around), this list focuses on the Burning Man event and is
usually silent until a month or two before Burning Man.
The Friends of Black Rock, a non-profit that helps manage the resources of the Black Rock Desert
region and educates the public to foster stewardship and preserve its unique character.
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