Field Day 2007
Northern Michigan Amateur Radio
Emergency Services
hosted by

Davis Tree Farm & Nature Conservancy

Hello Hams, Family & Friends

We will be hosting the NMARES annual Amateur Radio Field Day on our family farm this year. If you are in the area stop in, or spend the weekend with us.  Dates are June 22-23-24,2007.

Field Day equipment set up will start on June 22th around 16:00. The actual Field Day event & Ham Radio Operation starts on 23rd & ends on the 24th.

The Field Day camp site will be on the back 40 acres of the farm, around the fire pit. It is  Primitive Camping with a porta-pottie available. (hose end water available near Nursery Office)
Tents, Trailers, Campers welcome bring whatever you need to be comfortable. Bring your own food, we will provide marshmallows for the camp fire.

We will also provide soft drinks and hot-dogs for a communal hot dog roast Saturday afternoon.

We are planing a family type outing with children, spouses, and significant others.
This is camp out is open to the public and will be advertised in the local media.

You do not need to be a ham operator to participate in Field Day, bring your interest, lawn chairs, books, lawn games ect, enjoy the out of doors and friendly folks.

We will have a tail gate swap on Saturday the 23rd, 08:00-12:00N  its like a flea market or tail gate garage sale.  If you have something to sell bring it along.  There is no charge for any of the weekend events.

Motels are available in the area if you prefer less primitive accommodations, but call and make reservations early.

Address 8378 VanTyle Road, Elmira, MI   - Follow the Signs
Talkin on the 146.520 MHz simplex or the the 147.280 COLARC repeater.
If you have any questions or need additional information please contact me
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check out the NMARES Website at
Hope to See You There! Jim Davis  - KC8NTE
Northern Michigan Amateur Radio Emergency Services