Date: Saturday, 23 July 2005
State Highways 49/88 to Jackson. From
the West (State Highway 88) or North (State Highway 49), go through the
traffic light at 49/88 intersection and proceed to bottom of hill, turn
left at the 2nd stop sign (Safeway and Chevron gas
station will be on your right), onto State Highway 88 East to Lake Tahoe.
Follow signs to Senior Center and turn left on Court Street
(approximately 1 mile). New
York Ranch Road will be the first stop sign (1/4 mile).
Turn right and the Senior Center will be on the left approximately
100 yards from the intersection and behind an apartment complex (signs
will direct you to “Oak Manor”).
Parking is available in both the front and back. Additional parking
is available next door at the Quail Hollow Professional Center with stairs
at rear that lead to the Senior Center. Please
do not park in the spots marked for the Oak Manor Convalescent home.
addition to the Safeway mentioned above, if you continue South thru the
stop there will be a Ralph’s on the right (1/4 mile) and a Raley’s on
the right (1 mile).
Jackson from the Bay Area
- Take Interstate 580 East to Interstate 205 (bypass Tracy) and proceed to
Interstate 5 North. Proceed North to Stockton and take State Highway 4
(Ort Lofthus Freeway) East to State Highway 99 North. Proceed North for approximately 1 mile and take State
Highway 88 East to Jackson.
Jackson from Nevada
- Take Interstate 80 or State Highway 50 West to State Highway 49 and
proceed South to Jackson. Or
take NV/CA State Highway 395 South to State Highway 88 West to Jackson and
turn right on Court Street.
the North or Sacramento - Take
State Highway 16 (Jackson Road) East to State Highway 49 and proceed South
the South -
Take State Highway 99 North to State Highway 88 East to Jackson.
Need real-time directions?? Talk in on Amador County ARC repeater, K6ARC, 146.835 –600 kHz. (100 hz. PL, if in use). Alternates; W6SF, 146.165 +600 or 146.52.
Fjying - If you are planning to fly to the joint meeting – here are the instructions (check with N6XI for further details):
Fly in to 070 Westover Field – Amador County Airport in Jackson. It is 20.7 miles from the LIN VOR (114.8) on the 012 radial. The field has 3,400’ of paved runway and someone can be there to pick you up (advance notice required- please notify Jim, WX6V, at (530) 823-6268 or (530) 613-4432 to make the necessary arrangements.) Unicom/CTAF is 122.8 and there is an AWOS on 121.125 (209-257-1292). There is a GPS and a VOR/DME approach. The airport office is 209-223-2376.
Note – this information is from the AOPA online airport directory. Check official sources for the latest information prior to flight.
For additional information contact:
Tentative schedule of future meetings:
Meetings are usually the second Monday of the month. Meeting locations change from month-to-month to make it more convenient for members in various parts of our territory to attend. The locations and program topics listed above are a tentative projection. Always consult this page or the JUG for the final information on the next meeting.
Please contact N6EM with any suggestions for programs you would like to see, or provide! Thanks.
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