Providing Support

for radio amateurs in the ARRL East Bay Section area

Ham Radio Licensing
Education and classes
Ham Radio clubs
...and much more!

It comprises of California’s Alameda, Contra Costa, Napa, and Solano Counties

Contact ARRL EB Section

Next Selected Event:

Contra Costa ACS Monthly Meeting

By Contra Costa ACS (Auxiliary Communications Service)

On Wednesday November 28, 7:00pm – 8:30pm

For more details click here

Why Ham Radio?

Some of these reasons may be experimenting with radio waves, find good friends, to volunteer for emergency services, etc. You may find some answers in this inspiring article here

Get on the air

To get on the air with a ham radio may be easier than you think. No knowledge of morse code necessary. There are three Ham License categories: Technician, General and Extra. Click here for more info

Local Clubs

There are many local clubs in and around San Francisco East Bay. There is a good chance there is one just near you. For the lists of ham radio clubs and their points of contact click on the Club Corner page here