Coffee, a sturdy shelter, comfy lawn chairs, and lots of pizza, burgers and water are paramount. Operating is fun. W5WX is a phonetic tongue-twister. You never know who will show up at a GOTA station. Having a camper with a bed and heater is a plus. Drones are cool. Mysterious interference is frustrating. Next time will be even better!
Adair KD5DYP reported: “We ended up with 400 CW QSO’s (Thanks Doug Speer!) and 682 phone QSO’s for a total of 1482 QSO points. Claimed score is 2964.”