Come and Get Wyoming
2021 Special Event has Concluded!
All logs are being compiled, and will be uploaded to LOTW and QRZ very soon. See below for QSL card and Certificate information.

The Shy-Wy Amateur Radio Club will be hosting the “Come and Get Wyoming” W7Y special event station again for 2021. The event will be hosted from 00:00 UTC on October 7th until 23:59 UTC October 18th. That is 6pm MDT on Wed. October 6th until 5:59pm MDT on Mon. October 18th.

Please come and find us on as many bands and modes as you can. Check the link about for the scheduler to see when operators will be on the air. All contacts will be uploaded at the end of the event to Log Book of the World and QRZ.

If you have any questions please email at the link above. If you are a Wyoming station and you would like to participate in the W7Y event, please send an email to the link above.

QSL Information

U.S. Stations: For a QSL Card, Please send Your QSL Card and a SASE + $1.00 USD

U.S. Stations: For a QSL Certificate/QSL Card Set, Please send Your QSL Card + $5.00 USD for any additional certificates, please add $1 USD for each additional certificate.

Shy-Wy ARC
P.O. Box 22483
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003

DX Stations: For a QSL Card, Please send Your QSL Card to N7RI via the 7th Call Area ARRL Bureau.

Please ensure your card request is postmarked no later than November 15th, 2021. We need this to ensure we order enough cards. If you have questions about the event or the logs, submit questions via the Email Us link on this page


Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2020 “Come and Get Wyoming” W7Y special event. Here are some statistics about the fun had by all.

CategoryTotal
QSOs4,207
WAS50
DXCC55
Counties737
Continents5
CQ23
Grids450
Islands33
Prefixes626
Satellites7
ARRL69
BandTotal
70 Centimeters77
2 Meters38
6 Meters6
15 Meters7
17 Meters125
20 Meters1,620
30 Meters334
40 Meters1,617
80 Meters377
160 Meters5
ModeTotal
CW342
DIGITAL VOICE1
FT81,715
MFSK152
PHONE51
PSK31100
SAT104
SSB1,718
SSTV15

Other Information

  • All 2020 logs have been submitted to LOTW and QRZ
  • The event ran from September 6th, 2020 through September 15th, 2020 (UTC)
  • Special thanks to Tom Ritter (WY7KY), RJ Bragg (WY7AA) Bill Fults (N7RI), and Sean Bales (KJ7ITX) for all of their hard work organizing this event!
  • Thank You ALSO to the many Shy-Wy club members that have offered feedback, criticism, and support throughout the event!