Field Day

2020 Field Day

When: June 27 – 28, 2020

Where: Southminster School (click here for Google Map)

A Time to Adapt – 2020 Field Day

Set up Sat June 27 around 9 AM.

If you are interested in participating in 2020 Field Day, please email:

Dwayne know at

2019 Field Day

 When: June 22 – 23, 2019

Where: Southminster School (click here for Google Map)

Please let Dwayne know at the following:

Will attend and to what extend? (Sat, Sun, both)

Will bring equipment – specify (ie radio, power plant, computer, tuner, coax, extension cords)?

Will be staying overnight? (tent, trailer or camp out in school?)

Need a ride?

Can bring fire wood for camp fire?

Anything else you may wish to mention?

2018 Field Day

Hey everyone, great time, excellent location and great weather.  Check out the Facebook page for lots of photos.  We will work on getting some on this site also.

We will be setting up at (click for location) Bowtell School

The Public is welcome to visit

2017 Field Day

The club set up at the Lloydminster Campus of Lake College this year.  We missed the wet weather that was in the area.  We operated 3 stations from the College back up power supply.  The evening was a cool one for those of use that stayed and camped out.


2016 Field Day

The club is planning to operate during ARRL Field Day 2016 with several stations using temporary antennas at a different place each year.  This tests our ability to respond to an emergency in which supplementary communications capability is required.  Last year we operated from a site near the Lloydminster Lakeland College campus.  In 2016 we intend to set up at the solar power research centre on the west side of the Vermilion Lakeland College campus.  We will be powering all our equipment with solar generated power.  In charge are Don VE6VAC and Joe VE5JM.  Plans will be finalised at our June meeting. and via club emails.

Field Day 2016 at Lakeland College’s Renewable Energy Research Centre in Vermilion AB


Lakeland’s ladder truck holding up antenna


2016 FD crew

Second station operating on vertical
Second station operating with vertical on 20 meters


Main Lakeland research building

1st station in trailer using antenna from fire truck
Solar charging a battery
Auto steering solar panel follows the sun

Some old FD photos