What's Happening

DXers, contesters gather in Portland this August

A great lineup of presentations is planned for the 61st Pacific Northwest DX Convention in Portland, OR, from August 5 to 7.

About the convention | Hotel info

Orca Report -- June meeting
BCQP final results are in -- a recap of the contest, plus lots of other updates were highlighted at the June meeting.

Read the Orca Report

2016 BC QSO Party Results

Thanks to all participants in the 2016 BC QSO Party held Feb. 6-7! The results are now online.

Post-Contest Report (PDF)
| BC Results (PDF) | W/VE/DX Results (PDF)

View BCQP reports for all years since 2012

Join the club!
The Orca DX and Contest Club always welcomes new members. See who has already joined!

DX to watch for newest Baker and Howland Islands, KH1: Sept.-Oct. 2017
Recent DX activations...
Botswana, A25UK: Apr. 13-20, 2016 | Clublog Juan de Nova, FT4JA: Mar. 31-Apr. 12, 2016 Heard Is., VK0EK: Mar. 18-Apr. 10, 2016 Curacao, PJ2: Orca DXCC member Dave VA7AM will be at PJ2T from March 21 to 30, signing PJ2/VA7AM. During CQWPX SSB weekend, Dave is doing a single-band 20M entry signing PJ2T. Cocos Keeling, VK9CK: Mar. 15-26, 2016 Tonga, A35T: Feb. 18-24, 2016 -- Neil VA7DX, Keith VE7KW and Dave VA7AM are on the DXpedition to Tonga in February, including ARRL DX CW weekend. South Sandwich & South Georgia Is., VP8: Feb. 1, 2016 Palmyra Is., K5P: Jan. 11-26, 2016 Antipodes Is., ZL9A: January 7-11, 2016
Cezar VE3LYC joined a team activating new IOTA entity OC-286, part of an expanded ZL9 New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands DXCC entity. ZL9 is #37 on the ClubLog Most-Wanted Mixed and SSB lists.
Tuvalu T2TT & Fiji 3D2RJ : Nov. 29-Dec. 9, 2015
Orca members VE7CT, KW7XX, N7RO and W7IV were on th team.

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
ARRL Field Day June 25-26 (rules). Canada Day Contest July 1 (rules). DLDX RTTY June July 2-3 (rules). IARU HF World Championships July 9-10 (rules). DMC RTTY July 16-17 (rules). CQWW VHF July 16-17 (rules). NAQP RTTY July 16-17 (rules).
Recent contest activity... All Asia CW June 18-19 (rules). DCRG WW RTTY June 11-12 (rules). ARRL June VHF June 11-13 (rules). CQWW WPX CW May 28-29 (rules). King of Spain CW May 21-22 (rules). Volta WW RTTY May 14-15 (rules). ARI International DX May 7-8 (rules). 7QP May 7-8 (rules). Indiana QSO Party May 7-8 (rules). Delaware QSO Party May 7-8 (rules). New England QSP Party May 7-8 (rules). SPDX RTTY Apr. 23-24 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Club members are encouraged to join our Orca DXCC Yahoo! Group to get the latest club info.