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2018 High Plains Regional Rendezvous

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Experience the 2018 High Plains Regional Rendezvous on June 17-23, 2018 at Corndodger Station, 7.5 miles west of Frankfort, Kansas.  Join us for a traditional re-enactment of pre-1840 Fur trade era camp and events over the Father’s Day Weekend. Set this year in the beautiful Flint Hills of North East Kansas.

High Plains Regional Rendezvous

This year’s High Plains Regional Rendezvous promises to have competitions, activities, demonstrations, and educational sessions for everyone! Including numerous black powder shooting events: rifle, shot-gun, pistol, trade gun, and flintlocks. As well as archery contests, hawk and knife throws, flu-flu shoot, camp games, cooking contest, seminars, and women’s and kid’s games. Join us in beautiful Northern Minnesota for a top-notch rendezvous you won’t soon forget!

The High Plains Regional Rendezvous is a pre-1840s Rendezvous. All camps, accoutrements, clothing and trade goods are required to be representative of those prior to the 1840 Fur Trade Era. Rendezvous participants must be in period clothing, including footwear, to enter and leave camp during official event dates, until after closing ceremony.

We invite everyone to enjoy the many activities of High Plains Regional Rendezvous including shoots, seminars, camp activities and hawk/ knife competition. Expect warm days but be prepared for any and all kinds of variations in the weather.

Trade tokens will be awarded as prizes for rendezvous events. All tokens must be redeemed at the event year in which they are purchased.

Food and Fur Vendors must meet all state requirements.

Gate Schedule
Early Camp Set up
Thursday before official start (no services)
Opening Ceremony
Sunday- 7 p.m.
Closing Ceremony
Saturday – 12 noon.
Long Term Camp Set-up
Closed on Sunday at 5pm
Short Term Camp Gate Hours:
Monday – Tuesday: 9 – 10 a.m. and 4 – 5 p.m.
Public Hours:
Sunday and Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location & Directions
Corndodger Station
Frankfort, KS 66427

Directions: (or use map link at right)
From US Hwy 2 in Bemidji, go west on County 7 (Division Street) for 0.9 mi.
Turn South (left) on to Becida Road SW for 6.6 mi.
Turn East (left) onto Beltrami Line Rd SW (gravel). Proceed 0.2mi.
Entrance will be marked. Watch for signs.

More Information
Booshway: Jim Grable 785-799-7375
Segundo: Sue Rogers 785-263-5408
Purser/Scribe: Alison Emme 785-770-2340
Head Range Officer: Chris Emme 785-410-4643

Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next High Plains Regional Rendezvous in June.

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