2 Meter Simplex with a Baofeng From the Highest Outdoor Observation Deck in the Western Hemisphere

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  1. K4OGO

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  2. KC7JNJ

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    that was fun, now need to go try the skywalk at the Grand Canyon at 4000 feet lol. Merry Christmas
     
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  3. KN1M

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    Yes, but the skywalk is 4000 ft above the Colorado River, or the base of the canyon. It is not much higher than the average terrain. Still scary when you look down!
     
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  4. KC7JNJ

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    A little 26 gauge Poly Stealth wire and a KX3 160m Vertical lol. :)
     
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  5. KN1M

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    Good idea except you can't carry anything out there, not even a camera or phone, and you have to wear 'crime scene' booties. Better to do that somewhere else on the rim.
     
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  6. KV6O

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    Pike’s Peak is in my backyard, 14,110 feet. And you can drive to the top. :D
     
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  7. W0AZ

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    Or Mount Evans, also with a paved road to the top, at 14,271. :)
     
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  8. K0UO

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    I think the highest observation deck in North America (U.S.) is probably on Pikes Peak CO +14,000 new visitor deck or Mt Evans
     
  9. M7CUA

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    How cool was that, making contact with a random subscriber :) Good work Walt
     
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  10. K4OGO

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    It was a great moment, thanks for watching!!
     

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