About us…


Affiliated_Club_Logo_300_transBBARC club meetings are held on the SECOND Tuesday of each month at the following venue.
Mason’s Building
2300 North Highway 118 Alpine
Meetings start at 1900 (7:00pm) Central Time

Officers for 2023:

  • President Charlie Troxel N5CET
  • Vice President Scott McClanahan KI5ANQ
  • Secretary Lonny Hillin K5LON
  • Treasurer Angie Otoupol N5MVV

Membership and Dues

Dues are $36 per calendar year, due in January.
Payment can be by PayPal or a check payable to the BBARC and mailed to the following address.

Big Bend Amateur Radio Club
1402 N 5th St
Alpine, TX 79830

Club Information

The BBARC was founded December 17, 1974.

The BBARC is a 501(C)3 organization.

The club is an ARRL affiliated club since 1986.

Contributions to the club are tax deductible and can be made through the mail by check or with PayPal.

Club expenses include the repeater equipment, the RV, the phone patch on Elephant Mountain, insurance, ARRL club membership, and the meeting venue.

Big Bend Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES)

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last update 2-1-2023