2018 Bear River Rendezvous
The annual Bear River Rendezvous on August 24-26, 2018 at Bear River State Park in Evanston, Wyoming celebrates the region’s trapping heritage with mountain men and women recreating a typical pre-1840s gathering. Earliest setup starts Wednesday at 12 noon. Pre-registration until August 2. Trade and camp spots are on first come basis. Pre-registration guarantees a spot, not a location. No tin tipis or camping allowed in parking area. Latest checkout Monday before 10 pm.
Bear River Rendezvous
Booshway Tracker Brad Asay 307-789-6885
Segundo, White Elk Dave Miller 307-677-5086
Paper Shoot, Primitive Shoot, Hawk and Knife Throw, Fry Pan Toss (public invited), Raffle, Dutch oven Cookoff, Mounatin Man Walk, Big Boom Shoot, Fun Shoot, Primitive Demonstrations, Buckskinner Ball, Poker Shoot/Blanket Shot, Archery, Kids Games, Mountain Man Music
Trader: $35 ($30 pre-register)
Camp Spot: $35 ($30 pre-register) – size 25 ft x 25 ft
Trade Spot w/Camp: $55 ($45 pre-register)
Traders must dress in pre-1840s attire and will be asked to donate a prize.
Trade items must be what would reasonably be found in a pre-1840 rendezvous.
Water will be available on site.
There are places for primitive camping and a tin tipi area.
No traffic in and out from Friday 10pm until Sunday at 3pm.
No barking dogs; all dogs must be on leash.
BEAR RIVER RENDEZVOUS LOCATION
Bear River State Park
601 Bear River Dr
Evanston, WY 82930-5364
Call 307-789-6547 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bear River State Park features a Tourist Information Center, picnic areas and a small herd of bison and elk (kept for public viewing in cooperation with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department,) Bear River is a popular stop for travelers on I-80. The park also contains nearly three miles of hiking/bicycling trails which connect to the Bear Project, a greenbelt activity sponsored by the City of Evanston.
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Bear River Rendezvous at Bear River State Park in Evanston, Wyoming.
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