Salt Lake County ARES®
Providing Emergency Communications services using all modes and methods appropriate for use by licensed amateur radio operators.

Welcome to the official ARRL Salt Lake County ARES web site.  Feel free to look around and learn more about us.

Weekly Nets

Our weekly nets are held every Wednesday, except the 4th Wednesday, at 8:30 pm.  The weekly nets are held on our repeater at 146.700(-) T: 100 Hz except for 5th Wednesdays which are simplex nets.  More information on the weekly nets can be found on the training page.

Monthly Meeting

Our in person meeting is on the 4th Wednesday of every month at 6:30 pm. The meeting is at the Murry Fire Station #83 at 484 W. 5900 S. in Murray. We meet in the EOC room, which is in the lower floor. There is an elevator that can be used to get to the lower level right as you pass the stair case on the right. We monitor the 146.700(-) repeater in case you need help finding us. The topics for future meetings are below. See the announcements page for further details.

  • February 23rd:  A special presentation on "Water Purification:  Building a 5-Stage System for Post Calamity Life".  To be held at our favorite place, the Murray City EOC, Fire Station #83.  484 West 5900 South, Murray, UT.  Meeting starts at 18:30 hours (6:30pm).
  • February 25-26:  Be Ready Utah Expo, to be held at the Mountain West Expo Center, 9575 S. State Street, Sandy.  Please visit the Be Ready Utah web page for detailed information.  We will have a table there, so please be sure to visit us.  There are a number of good classes that would be worth your while, so please register now!  The web site:
  • March 23rd:  Our In-Person meeting will be held at the Murray City EOC, Fire Station #83.  484 West 5900 South, Murray, UT.  Meeting starts at 18:30 hours (6:30pm).  This meeting will be based on GMRS and how it can play a role in EmComms.

Want to Know More About ARES?

Watch this video to find out how ARES, and Amateur Radio, is an important aspect in public service during a disaster.

Amateur Radio Emergency Services


Hams interested in joining Salt Lake County ARES can find more information on the membership page.


More information on volunteering can be found on the ARES Connect web site and on the Public Service Events page.  The Time Entry form can be used to track hours that you spend on ARES and amateur radio in general.  More information about tracking your hours can be found in the announcements page.

Recent Announcements

  • February 2022 Announcements 1.  FEB 23rd, In Person meeting.  484 W. 5900 S., Murray (Station #83) @ 18:30 hoursSubject:  Water Purification Using 5-Stage ProcessSummary:  This water purification class will enable ...
    Posted Feb 9, 2022, 9:12 PM by Brad Rupp
  • An Important Note from our EC Dan The SLCo ARES 2021 Christmas Dinner will be held at 6:30 pm on December 22 (4th Wed in December), at the Golden Corral in Midvale.  Address is 665 E ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2021, 9:44 PM by Brad Rupp
  • 2021 Be Ready Utah Webinar If you would like to register for the 2021 Be Ready Utah Webinar please click on the link below and register. ...
    Posted Aug 1, 2021, 9:04 PM by Brad Rupp
  • Time Entry There is a new web form that can be used to track the hours you spend on ARES and amateur radio in general.  Any time on the air is all ...
    Posted Aug 1, 2021, 9:02 PM by Brad Rupp
  • June and July Meetings The June and July meetings have been announced.  The details are:June 23: 2021: As requested we will be having a presentation/participation training on Winlink. We will be going ...
    Posted May 9, 2021, 9:28 AM by Brad Rupp
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