The Big Bend Amateur Radio Club is based in Alpine, Texas and covers the entire Big Bend area of West Texas. The club is open to anyone interested in amateur radio activities.  Join us at our monthly meeting or on the air via one of our weekly nets.  Contact us by email.

New Members and Visitors

New or interested members can find information on our New Member page.  The page includes BBARC New Member form and information about dues.  There is also an ARRL Membership form.  Join both with one payment!  Donations to club can be made through our PayPal page.  Visitors to the Big Bend should try the 2m repeaters and participate in our 2m net.  The repeaters also have EchoLink access.  Sign up for the club’s monthly newsletter.

Christmas Mtn Repeater Back Up

The 82 repeater (146.820) is back online with our repeater system.  Doug N5HYD and Al KG5HEJ went up Christmas Mtn 10-22.

Next Meeting October 12

The next club monthly meeting will be at the American Legion Hall in Alpine.  Doors open at 7:00pm and meeting starts at 7:30pm.  Location is 306 W Sul Ross Ave.

BBARC PayPal Payment

Pay for club dues, ARRL membership, or make donations. 

October Newsletter

The Bark, newsletter of the BBARC, is published monthly in PDF format and emailed to over 100 recipients. Sign up for the club’s monthly newsletter.

Last update 9-30-2021