NRAO field trip
Tom Azlin N4ZPT
n4zpt at cox.net
Tue Aug 3 08:53:27 CDT 2010
thanks Paul. I will toss in my bike and my check book! and try to be on
the road by 6AM. 73, tom n4zpt
On 8/3/2010 8:28 AM, Paul L Rinaldo wrote:
> To those going on the field trip to NRAO in Green Bank, WV.
>> 8) The observatory is quite isolated, and there are very limited services in
>> the area. There is a small country grocery store with gas station, a
>> convenience store with gas station, and two small sit-down restaurants within
>> 2 or 3 miles of the observatory. The visitor's center has a small food service
>> facility, and there is a staff cafeteria on site which I will try to get
>> permission for all of us to eat at. The visitor's center is open all day,
>> while the cafeteria is only open for specified windows for breakfast, lunch,
>> and dinner. (12 - 1 for lunch, 5-6:30 for dinner, can't recall breakfast hours).
Will bring my travel fridge for meds and snacks. Would be nice to be
able to eat at the staff cafeteria. I saw on the SARA list that the
conference attendees were able to use the staff cafeteria. So I hope
that works out.
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