Tinto was a struggle got up there late due to a full and iced up car park and missing a shoe lace for my boots(!) Had to go back home. Trudging up the track took me an extra 20mins plus because of deep snow. The cold made me forget to call on 144.300 after making some contest QSO’s, thanks to those who found me on about .285. Best was G2BOF in London and the other regulars who give me a call. MM3MXW was acive on FM with a very sensible beach shelter while I was behind a snow drift.
Ian MM3MXW…If you read this. I never saw you coming down with a torch? Good thing the moon was up. It was -13C at the car! I assume you had a headtorch and hope you arnt still up there clutching your SOTA beam… good to meet you.