This Years Event Dates / July 1 (9AM EST) to July 6th (Midnight EST)
(July 1, 2017-1300 UTC to July 7, 2017-0400 UTC)
13 Colonies is an annual Special Event held during the 4th Of July Week. Those who participate try to make contact(s) with all 13 Colony Stations, and the 2 Bonus Stations. You do not need to make contact will all 13 to get the certificate. Getting all 13 is known as a Clean Sweep. You do not need the 2 bonus stations for a clean sweep. Use the links to the left for information on each State (Colony) , and the Bonus Stations. Contacting the 2 bonus staions will get you an xtra endoursments for each of the 2. Good Luck and see you in the pile up’s!
The 13 Colonies will have TWO Bonus Stations:
Our old friends ” WM3PEN ” will participate from Philadelphia, PA, where independence was declared.The 13 Colonies certificate will have a Liberty Bell added for a contact with ” WM3PEN “.Visit the ” WM3PEN ” page for details on this station
Our 2nd Bonus Station, ” GB13COL ” will operate from Durham, England. For a Contact with ” GB13COL ” , The 13 Colonies certificate will have an
endorsement of the “British Standard”. Visit the ” GB13COL ” page for details on this station.