Club Meetings

Club meetings are held at the LCARA Clubhouse: 966 Lone Oak Rd., Longview WA. Currently, meetings are centered around different topics on Wednesday nights. The special focus meetings are a great time to learn tips and techniques about different operating modes plus practice getting on the air.

Note Changes In ACS and HF/Digital Meeting Nights:

The December meeting is a dinner meeting and social event where no business is conducted.

Watch for updates as meeting times and dates may change because of unforeseen activities. Winter weather conditions may occasionally require a change in meeting location.

Special Events:

Upcoming event information will be posted here as it becomes available.

Training Opportunities:

ARRL Exam Schedule:
2018 LCARA Licensing Exams

All exam sessions will be held at the LCARA Clubhouse unless otherwise noted. We only take pre-registrations, no walk-ins. If you are interested, please pre-register via email to:

Additional exam sessions at the LCARA clubhouse can be arranged if there is sufficient interest. Contact us at for information.

Common Frequencies

W7DG - LCARA Repeater (Columbia Heights)
147.26, + offset, pl tone: 114.8

W7DG - LCARA Repeater (Woodland)
147.30, + offset, pl tone: 114.8

W7AIA - Clark County ARC (Vancouver)
147.24, + offset, pl tone: 94.8

WA7UHD - Chehalis Valley Amateur Radio Society
147.06, + offset, pl tone: 110.9

NU7D Repeater
224.660, - offset, pl tone: 114.8

W7DG - LCARA Repeater (Columbia Heights)
444.900, + offset, pl tone: 114.8

AB7F Linked Repeater System- (Longview)
440.375, + offset, pl tone: 123.0

River Gauges

Business Meeting Agenda, Recent Business Meeting Minutes And Activity Notes For Download.

W7DG Business Meeting Minutes (PDF files):

W7DG Activity Meeting Notes (PDF files):