WA5IYX - San Antonio (since Jun 1972)
latitude 29 28' 7.68" N - longitude 98 35' 31.92" W elevation 850 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground)

(vertical scale exaggerated 10x) - marker is for Black Hill - 12 miles 1575 ft @ 310
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This clearly shows the hill to my e.s.e. at c. 0.5 mile. A mixed blessing as it prevents LOS to all the RF from downtown (6 miles)
- which includes three 100-kw FMs (101.9, 102.7, 104.5).
IBC (International Bible College) Hill
latitude 29 27' 56" N - longitude 98 35' 7" W elevation 952 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground) from e thru s.e. the next highest ground ASL may be Cuba, Africa, Venezuela!



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Markers for: 1 Leon Hill 14 miles 1480 ft 241 Padrone Hill 9 miles 919 ft 276 Culebra Hill 10 miles 1135 ft 297 Blue Heaven 19 miles 1598 ft 309 Black Hill 13 miles 1575 ft 350 Middleton Hill 13 miles 1362 ft 356 Bush Hill 11 miles 1332 ft

My Prior QTHs



WA5IYX/0 - GB Hill Colorado (Jul-Sep 1971) latitude 40 5' 24.2" N - longitude 105 7' 35.09" W elevation 5253 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground)


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On clear days Pikes Peak was a definite spotting. Lots of multipath from the Rockies. 168 Pikes Peak 86 miles 14117 ft 170 Devils Head 57 miles 9633 ft 173 Warren Peak 40 miles 7969 ft 181 Mount Morrison 29 miles 7877 ft 182 Doublehead Mountain 37 miles 8894 ft 185 Berrian Mountain 38 miles 9137 ft 189 Genesee Mountain 28 miles 8278 ft 203 Coal Creek Peak 16 miles 8510 ft 207 Crescent Mountain 17 miles 8937 ft 208 Blue Mountain 18 miles 9337 ft 212 Scar Top Mountain 16 miles 8776 ft 215 South Boulder Peak 13 miles 8524 ft 220 Starr Peak 21 miles 10492 ft 222 Green Mountain 12 miles 7927 ft 232 James Peak 34 miles 13307 ft 245 Sugarloaf Mountain 16 miles 8888 ft 251 South Arapaho Peak 28 miles 13343 ft 252 North Arapaho Peak 28 miles 13451 ft 253 Mount Albion 26 miles 12575 ft 255 Kiowa Peak 27 miles 13156 ft 257 Apache Peak 28 miles 13432 ft 258 Shoshoni Peak 27 miles 12956 ft 260 Pawnee Peak 27 miles 12917 ft 261 Mount Toll 27 miles 12933 ft 263 Mount Audubon 26 miles 13209 ft 267 Sawtooth Mountain 27 miles 12267 ft 271 Saint Vrain Glaciers 29 miles 12037 ft 273 Saint Vrain Mountain 25 miles 12149 ft 274 Copeland Mountain 28 miles 13166 ft 276 Fairview Peak 12 miles 8530 ft 281 Mount Alice 30 miles 13281 ft 283 Chiefs Head Peak 29 miles 13520 ft 285 Mount Meeker 28 miles 13868 ft 294 Twin Sisters Mountain 25 miles 10909 ft 295 Twin Sisters Peaks 25 miles 11332 ft 300 Pierson Mountain 24 miles 9800 ft 301 Mount Chiquita 39 miles 13051 ft 302 Ypsilon Mountain 39 miles 13445 ft 303 Kenny Mountain 21 miles 9285 ft 304 Fairchild Mountain 39 miles 13504 ft 306 Mummy Mountain 37 miles 13383 ft 308 Mount Dunraven 38 miles 12562 ft 316 South Signal Mountain 36 miles 11240 ft 324 Storm Mountain 31 miles 9892 ft 327 Sheep Mountain 24 miles 8458 ft 333 Spruce Mountain 29 miles 7779 ft 344 Horsetooth Mountain 31 miles 7208 ft
WA5IYX - San Antonio (1957-1966) latitude 29 27' 6" N - longitude 98 34' 32" W elevation 781 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground)
(vertical scale exaggerated 10x) That's the same IBC Hill terrain to the n.w. of there!
WA5IYX - Austin (1966-1969) latitude 30 17' 43" N - longitude 97 40' 34" W elevation 634 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground)
(vertical scale exaggerated 10x) A lot flatter-looking than it seemed at the time there. 285 Mount Barker 6 miles 843 ft 287 Mount Lucas 6 miles 820 ft 297 Cat Mountain 7 miles 928 ft
WA5IYX - San Antonio (1969-1972) latitude 29 24' 1" N - longitude 98 39' 21" W elevation 814 ft above sea level (20 ft above ground)
(vertical scale exaggerated 10x) 11 Bush Hill 16 miles 1332 ft 275 Padrone Hill 4 miles 919 ft 335 Black Hill 14 miles 1575 ft