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Viking Tournament (El Dorado Cty, CA)

Friday July 26th, 2013 to Sunday July 28th, 2013
Placerville, California

Norsemen, Valkyries, and Yinglings to arms for Odin and The West! Join us for Archery, Thrown Weapons, Heavy Heroic Challenges. Also the Mountain’s Gate Championship (One Hat to Rule Them All) will consist of all the aforementioned events. 

The Live Champions and the Heroic dead will be honored by days end. 
 
Noh Hands Puppet Theater will perform "The Krakken Bell Brothers". Come and watch this family-friendly entertainment after evening court on Saturday.
 
We will have a bardic fire ring for the evening of song, poems, stories, and lies! The "Blood Eagle" may await cowards! Uff Da!
Fresh water piped on site, some flush privies, and well maintained outhouses. The site has numerous permanent fire pits. There is a small restaurant (cafe) at the park entrance. Best stock up on supplies before the site, Placerville is the closest but still 25 minutes away. 
 
The lake is only 52 acre ft. and separated from us by thick brush and bramble, but watch your children.
 
Autocrat: Baron Wylowen

Seneschal: Michael of the Shire

 

Be advised: this is camping in a mountain meadow. Please bring your sunscreen, bug repellant and extra socks!
Site Information: 
Start Time: 
12 noon July 26th. Closes: 3pm Sunday
Site Fee: 
Site Fee: $10/adults; $5children (5-12); under 5 free. NMS: $5
Directions: 

Don't take Mosquito Rd! Small cars only.
From Placerville ,Ca, on Calif. Highway 50 Take Highway 49 North (Spring St.) for 0.2 mile following 49 left on Coloma St. for 0.6 mile and turn right on CA 193. This goes down for 3 miles to cross the American River at Chilli Bar, than up one half mile to a right turn on Rock Creek Rd. After the river crossing the slopes are relatively mild. Follow Rock Creek Rd. for 8.8 miles (a scenic winding canyon drive) and flow onto Trail Gulch Rd. to Finnon Lake Reservoir. Cross the earthen dam and the S.C.A. camp site is at the east end of the park.