The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club (LARC) was founded in 1986 and incorporated as a 501c3 non-profit in 2008. The club meets in Lenoir, NC, and many members are active in radio services in Caldwell County and the region.

LARC is devoted to public service and promoting amateur radio. The club also regularly assists with communications during public events.

LARC Freqs

Club members can usually be found on the following frequencies:

  • 146.625 -94.8 Club Repeater (N4LNR)
  • 147.330 +141.3 Hibriten Mountain Repeater (KG4BCC)
  • 146.520 Simplex
  • 29.6 Simplex FM
  • 28.374 Simplex USB


Lenoir Amateur Radio Club hosting Winter Field Day next weekend

The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club (LARC) is hosting a Winter Field Day next weekend, on Jan. 26 and 27, 2024. Winter Field Day will be located in the Patterson Reborn Community Church Fellowship Hall.

Winter Field Day is a chance for amateur radio operators (hams) to set up equipment, practice communication skills, and have some fun during the contest. Hams have 24 hours to make as many contacts as possible on various ham radio bands and communication modes.

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LARC and Caldwell County NC CERT members pose in front of the club's communication trailer during ARRL Field Day on June 26, 2016. CERT assisted LARC with setup and take down of the club trailer.