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"It's a fine fox chase, my boys!"
George Washington, Battle of Princeton, 1777

A QRP Fox Hunt is a series of 90 minute Amateur Radio events during which low-power (QRP) stations, or "Hounds," attempt to make contact with specific QRP stations designated as "The Fox."

The 2015-2016
Winter QRP Fox Hunts


The Winter 2015-2016 FOXTRAVAGANZA will take place on Thursday, April 7th, 2016.  All 40 and 80 Meter Foxes, Alternates, and the QRP Foxhunt Committee can call CQ FOX on either 40 or 80 Meters.  How many can you work?  There will be no official scoring, just feel free to brag (or complain) on the QFOX List or Facebook

Winter 2015-2016 40M

The Winter 2015-2016 40M Fox Hunt began on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 and ended on Tuesday, March 22, 2016.  There were no hunts during the weeks of the Thanksgiving, Christmas holidays, and New Years holidays. There were 38 hunts.

40M Fox Hunt Schedule

Final 40M  Fox Results
Final 40M  Hound Results

Winter 2015-2016 80M

The Winter 2015-2016 80M Fox Hunt began on Thursday, November 5th, 2015 and ended on Thursday, March 24th, 2016. There wwere no hunts the weeks of the Thanksgiving, Christmas holidays, and New Years holidays.  There were 38 hunts. 
80M Fox Hunt Schedule
Final 80M  Fox Results
Final 80M  Hound Results

Winter 2015-2016 TEAMS


The 2015-2016 Winter Fox Hunts were conducted under our Winter Rules 

Click Here to subscribe to the QFOX listserver for the QRP Fox Hunt! 

Click Here for Chuck Adams and the beginning of it all! 

Click Here for some more 1994-95 Fox Hunt History! 

Click Here for the K3ESE QRP Fox Hunt primer! 

QRP Fox Hunt Definitions:
   Fox    =    The station the Hounds try to work.   
   Hound    =    Each QRP station trying to work The Fox.   

Group of 5 hounds acting as a team, to participate in the 
teams competition.

   Pelt    =    Slang for a completed QSO.   
   QRO    =    Any output power greater than 5 watts.   
   QRP    =    5 watts or less RF output from the transmitter.   
   QRPp    =    1 watt or less RF output from the transmitter.   
   QSO    =    Complete exchange of Signal Report, QTH,
Operator's Name, & Power Output.
   QTH    =    State, Canadian Province (or Country if outside US/Can).   

Internet Reflector (list) for QRP Fox Hunt discussion

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