Communications Emergency Response Team
Repeater Directory

This is a list of six meter FM repeaters sponsored by the Communications Emergency Response Team (CERT) in the state of California. All of these repeaters are open to the amateur radio public and use the ARRL sanctioned split of minus 500 kHz, receiving input on 51.320 MHz and transmitting on 51.820 MHz. Different sites use different CTCSS tones for access. System call for all repeaters is WR6VHF.


Approximate locations of the CERT repeaters are shown here.
More detailed information is shown in the table below.
This status information was last updated 10 March 2008.

CTCSS Site Name Location Detail
Bear Mountain
10.5 miles east of Arvin
Reported out of service by trustee 5 May 2006, antenna system damage
Black Mountain
25 miles northeast of Fresno
Reported out of service 11 March 2007
Cuesta Grade
6 miles north of San Luis Obispo
In service
Loma Prieta
9 miles southeast of Los Gatos
In service
Los Banos
13 miles west southwest of Los Banos
In service
Mount Diablo
6 miles southeast of Concord
In service
Mount Hamilton
9 miles east of San Jose
In service
Mount Saint Helena
4 miles west of Saint Helena
In service
Mount Vaca
7 miles northwest of Vacaville
In service
10 miles west of Porterville
Reported out of service 11 March 2007
San Mateo
Skylawn Cemetery
In service
Vollmer Peak
3 miles east-northeast of Berkeley
In service
Williams Hill
19 miles south-southwest of King City
In service

Distances from local communities are approximate.

The content of this page has been assembled with the approval and full participation of the trustee of the WR6VHF repeaters.
All content is reviewed by the trustee before being posted here.
Direct comments on the content of this page to KB6MIP.