Pike ARES – RACES Group

Serving Pike County in North Eastern Pennsylvania

PARG serves Pike County Emergency Management and Matamoras Borough Emergency Management with back up emergency communications. Our organization and members have served in this capacity for over 30 years.

Our meetings are held on the first Friday of every month at 7:00pm. Our meetings are held at the Matamoras Borough Hall, 10 Avenue I, Matamoras, PA 18336. Our meeting hall is next door to the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department.

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ARES Connect registration is now a requirement of the ARRL Section. If anyone has any questions, needs assistance with registering, or would like more information on the system, please email W2TAO.

The link to the ARES Connect page is located here



PARG’s Calendar can be viewed by clicking here


PARG holds an on air net every Tuesday at 7:30 pm on our 145.350 – Shohola repeater. Our repeater information is – Output Frequency = 145.350 – Offset -.600 – pL 100.0


President / Treasurer – Tom Olver – W2TAO
Vice President – Paul Binder – W2AP
Secretary – Jim Smith – N2UVU / Robin Smith – KC2RZR

Contact Information

If you have any questions or would like more information about PARG, Pike ARES / RACES, please contact us via email –