Latest Foxhunt Results
The HHHC has a monthly fox hunt the third Saturday of each month. The hunt has a 2 hour time limit and the fox must be located somewhere in Lawrence County on public accessable property. Winners are decided on fewest miles driven. In case there is a tie on mileage then whoever arrives first will be declared the winner. If the hunters have the same mileage and arrive at the same time, the hunter who walks to the fox box and finds it first is declared the winner. (If a tie also happens there, the winner will be decided by a fist fight. ;) Start times vary, but are typically 5 pm in the summer and 3 pm during the winter. Our start times vary during spring and fall due sunset times. We don't hunt after dark for safety reasons.
We start our hunts from the Calvary Lutheran Church parking lot which is located on the south side of Bedford at 3705 Austin Drive. Which is located across the highway from the "Bedford - Limestone Capital Of The World" sign and limestone crane.
Foxhunt results March 18, 2023
Tim Wray, KB9SNL, was the fox and hid at Pleasant Run Church/Cemetery. Four hunters/teams showed for the hunt. They were Mike, KF9NP, Ray, KB9LGS, Nathan, KD9GMU, with Justin, KD9FXD, and Larry, WA9FFZ, with Mark Hardwick who is also a ham but I didn't get his call (Sue's nephew). Thanks to Nathan for inflating Larry's truck tire before the hunt. The finishers were as follows: Mike arrived 63 minutes into the hunt with 9.7 miles. Ray arrived 73 minutes into the hunt with 12.8 miles, Nathan and Justin took 84 minutes with 22.2 miles and Larry and Mark took 113 minutes with 19.8 miles driven. Mike, KF9NP, will be the fox on April 15 with a starting time of 4:00 p.m. Tally for the year is now Ray one win, Tim one win and Mike one win.