OE – Mutters, Austria

Dates: 29 June to 1 July 2015

Callsign: OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR

/OE – Mutters, Austria
OE – Mutters, Austria 2018-10-19T02:42:13+00:00

Austria is the eighth of 10 DXCC Entities that we plan to visit during our Central Europe Trip. Total QSO Statistics for Austria can be seen here.

Out hotel in Austri for the OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR opeartion.

Seppl Familie Hotel in Mutters, Austria.


Sights Along The Way


Drove uphill to get the cable car wen operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

Drove the most amazing roads today into Austria. Uphill, downhill, through the hill

Drove uphill to get the cable car wen operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

Drivng into a tunnel in Austira for our ham radio operation as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

We drove uphill to get the cable car wen operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

We drove uphill to get the cable car wen operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

We drove uphill to get the cable car wen operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

We drove into a couple of tunnels on our way to the cable car when operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

We drove to the cable car when operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.


Stopped for lunch along the way


Lunch in Austria as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR.

Mine was veal goulash

as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

Karen had trout fillet, rice and some yucky zucchini/egg plant thing


Mountain Climbing in Innsbruck, Austria


Mountain scenes in our trip in Austria when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR.

We had to drive through the city to get to the cable car.

First we have to travel through the city.

First we have to travel through the city.

We drove up the mountain to get th¡o the cable car.

Up a narrow winding road.

Cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

When we can’t drive any further we get on this cable car.

Ham radio operation from Austria as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR

And away we go . . .

Human kite when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

Once at the top people were jumping off

On the mountain before the cable ride when operating OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

Blinded by the light on top of the mountain.

Water closet in Austria

If you don’t want to use the Water Closet you can always use the Shit Pot.

Cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

Climb aboard we’re going back down . . .

Cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

. . . and down . . .

Cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria

. . . and down . . .

Cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

. . . and down . . .

Cable car arriving the home station when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

We´er almost back.


Ham Time


K2KAR, Austrian Dauer

Innsbruck, Austrian Dauer

WJ2O Austrian Dauer

Innsbruck, Austrian Dauer

K2KAR, Austrian Gentry

Innsbruck, Austrian Gentry

WJ2O Austrian Gentry

Innsbruck, Austrian Gentry


Relaxing


Relaxing as we traveled to Austria for our operation as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR.

Enjoying the view. This is the view from our room balcony overlooking Innsbruck while finishing my wine from dinner. Damn, this travel stuff is a hard life! See the ski jump tower to the right?

We had lunch just before the cable car ride when we operated as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR in Austria.

Mile High Lunch

Mile High Lunch

Las night in Austria enjoying some wine.

Last night in Austria. This country is worth revisiting (except for the woman who kicked us out of our roadside parking space claiming it was private property). Back to Deutschland tomorrow.

OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR QSL Card Front

OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR QSL card front.

OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR QSL Card Back

OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR QSL card back.

QSL By
KB3IFH

Ham radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR

Ham radio operation from Austria as OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR

We had a ball!  I mean wine!

The mobile set-up:

Battery Connection for the HHam radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR

Connection to the battery

Ham radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR
Car interior showing cables for the HHam radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR
Tarhell antenna for the Ham radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR

Tarheel telescoping antenna attached to trunk lip

Tarheel antenna for the ham radio operation from Austria as OE/Wj2O and OE/K2KAR
Travel map thoruigh part of Europe for the OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR, ham radio opeartion in Austria.DXP

Mutters, Austria was the 7th stop and 8th country of our Central Europe Trip.

OE/WJ2O and OE/K2KAR ham radio poperation in Austria

Traveling through the city street in Austria