This is PGARC's most active special interest group. They maintain
about a dozen mountain-top repeaters in the Prince George area and
as far as a 4-hour drive from PG (where there no one to do the
All the PGARC sites have backup power and many have APRS
equipment. The group leader is Andy, VE7EQU.
This special interest group is in charge of the club's communication trailer. They provide emergency radio communication to support the Prvincial Emergency Program and their volunteer groups as well as the municipal governemnts EOC's (Emergency Operation Centres) in the region. The group leader is Graig, VE7EAP.
Although not a SIG, the Prince George Amateur Radio Club participates in community events such as traffic control for parades and walks and special events such as the 2008 BC Senior Games.