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Request from Parks Canada

We’ve been asked by Parks Canada to remind Activators that “they must operate independently. Parks Canada cannot provide power sources for their equipment nor be expected to allow them to do any kind of formal interpretation at any of Parks

Updated FAQ

The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page has been updated and expanded. You’ll find answers to more of your CNPOTA questions here.

QSO Times Must Match Within 10-Minutes

Pete Kobak’s Rove (K0BAK) exposed a problem in our plan to use 70-minutes as the required accuracy for QSO reporting.  Our original thinking was to allow a variation of 10-minutes plus another 60-minutes for any daylight savings confusion.  However, this doesn’t

Off to a Great Start!

Canadian National Parks on the Air has officially begun and is off to a great start!  Pete Kobak, K0BAK, became the first radio amateur to successfully activate a CNPOTA site with confirmed dual-activation of “ON21/Fort Henry National Historic Site of

New Historic Site Added! NB18

On December 18th, 2018 the CNPOTA Event Committee agreed to add Saint Croix Island International Historic Site as a 172nd historic site bringing the total number of CNPOTA eligible Parks Canada Administered Units to 220. Saint Croix Island is considered

Progress Report

We’ll use posts like this to bring you the latest news on the Canadian National Parks On-The-Air event. Major work has been completed on our Web Site log file upload facility and we now support Cabrillo 2.0/3.0 and ADIF log

HARC at York Redoubt

In 2016, the Halifax Amateur Radio Club (HARC) participated in the ARRL Field Day from the York Redoubt National Historic Site of Canada.  This formidable Defence Structure was built in 1793 overlooking the entrance to Halifax harbour in the province of

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