Mountain Goat, First activation and mountain Goat Activation

Tom M1EYP asked on another Discussion:

I cannot achieve Mountain Goat status, but I am always pleased to see more MG’s being awarded. What I can say is my First ever SOTA Activity was on a Summit that is no longer a Marilyn and has gone over to the “Dark Side”

As Tom is asking list you first summit and MG Summit on here??

Cheers Tony

Shining Tor G/SP-004 → Cadair Berywn GW/NW-012

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My first activation was my local summit Rombalds Moor G/NP-028 but I only got one QSO (same on my second summit of Scafell Pike G/LD-001). I first got points on Snowdon GW/NW-001.

As for MG, I’ll let you know in about 5 years’ time if this thread is still going.

Hi Tony @G1JPV,

My first SOTA activation was on a very local summit to me ‘Garreg Hir’ GW/MW-017. All being well, I plan to hit my MG status this Saturday on another local hill called ‘Y Golfa’ GW/NW-061. I will let you know if I qualify or not :slight_smile:
73, GW4BML. Ben


Oh, the Golf course? I want to activate Moel y Golfa, strange how it is only on the other side of Welshpool but is in Mid Wales!

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Yes, the golf course. Moel Y Golfa is just on the other side of Welshpool. Nice 1 pointer, short but steep!