Other Amateur Radio Organizations
Below is a list of amateur radio organizations, other than San Francisco Bay Area clubs, that we are aware of and may be of interest to hams in Northern California. If you know of one not on the list, or see an error, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also see our Clubs in Northern California & Nevada and Links of Interest pages.
International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) - Region 2- the Americas.
Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL)
Amateur Television (ATV)
Amateur Radio in Space
Conferences, Conventions, Hamfests
Dayton Hamvention, Dayton, Ohio
International DX Convention, Visalia, CA
Nevada State Convention, Reno, NV
PACIFICON - the ARRL Pacific Division Conference, San Ramon, CA
Pacific Northwest DX Convention - Everett, Washington
Pacific Northwest VHF Conference, Issaquah, Washington
Sacramento Valley Hamfest, Lincoln, CA
Sea-Pac - Portland, Oregon
Yuma Hamfest - the ARRL Southwestern Division Convention, Yuma, AZ
Washington State Convention, Spokane Valley, Washington
Coordination, Band Planning, License Testing Groups
National Conference of Volunteer Examiner Coordinators (NCVEC)
Digital Organizations (Voice & Data)
Digital Mobile Radio (DMR)
Packet, RTTY, Data Transfer
Emergency Communications (EmComm)
See our Emergency Communications page.
Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS)
U.S. Army MARS Support Pages (Unofficial)
U.S. Navy/Marine Corps/Coast Guard MARS
(Note: The Navy/Marine Corps MARS system was disbanded 09/30/2015 and transitioned
to the Army & Air Force MARS systems.)
Museums, Historical Organizations
Transmitter Hunting (Fox Hunting, T-Hunting)