Early Camp Set up
June 14 (no services)
June 17 - 7 p.m.
June 23 – 12 noon.
Long Term Camp Set-up
Closed on Sunday June 17th at 5pm
Short Term Camp Gate Hours:
June 18-22 — 9 – 10 a.m. and 4 - 5 p.m.
Saturday (June 17th) and Sunday (June 18th) — 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Join us for a traditional re-enactment of pre-1840’s Fur Trade Era camp and events. Set in a Beautiful Flint Hills of North East Kansas.
2018 HPRR 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 contests, seminars, and women’s and kid’s games.
The High Plains Regional Rendezvous is a pre-1840 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 from June 16 until after closing ceremony.
Camp Flyer — Includes registration form, and contact information.
From the South:
If coming from the South West take I-70 to US 77. Go North through Manhattan & Randolph to Waterville then take K9 east through Blue Rapids. K9 turns east just past the river bridge leaving Blue Rapids then go 5.5 miles to 15th Rd. Turn South 1 mile on gravel. If coming from the South East take I-70 to US99. Go North through Wamego and
Westmoreland to Frankfort. Go West out of Frankfort on K9 7.5 miles to 15th Rd. Turn South 1 mile on gravel.
From the North:
If coming from the North West take US 36 to Marysville then take US77 South, just before Blue Rapids take K9 East 5.5 miles to 15th Rd. Turn South 1 mile on gravel. If coming from the North East take US 36 to the US99 Junction (there is a flashing light at this junction). Go South to Frankfort then go west out of Frankfort on K9 7.5 miles to 15th Rd Turn South 1 mile on gravel. At 15th Road there is a Corndodger Station sign on the South Side of the Road.
Trade Rules — Read the Trade Chief's rules regarding trade goods. Trade Tokens will be awarded for Rendezvous events. All 2018 HPRR tokens will need to be redeemed at the 2018 Rendezvous.
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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
For more information on the 2018 High Plains Regional Rendezvous, contact us.
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