The Briarpatch Amateur Radio Club serves amateur radio operators in southwest Virginia and North Carolina. Meetings are held on the last Thursday of each month at the Twin County hospital in Galax, VA at 7:30 PM unless otherwise stated on the calendar. 
The club operates the W4BRC repeater located on top of Briarpatch Mountain with a frequency of 147.090 + with no tone required. There is a weekly net utilizing this repeater every Tuesday night at 8:00PM.