Rendezvous Schedule 2009
January 9-11 Freezarse Rendezvous Hosted by Manteca
Map Available, Trail Walk, Trader’s Row, Primitive Camp
Contact Ned & Ava Nelson 209-599-2374 or Joe Kroeze 209-523-7057
Feb. 19 – 22 37th Annual Horse Ridge (Winter Bend) Rendezvous
Grizzly Mountain Long Rifles Assoc.
Trades welcome early but must call ahead! No Exceptions!
Booshway; Pretty Flinchy (541) 815-7310, firstname.lastname@example.org, Segundo:
Coffee Bean (541) 420-0126. Club: email@example.com
Contact: Doug Hatley (530) 824-0648 or Frank (530) 824-0516
April 10-12 Louderback 31st Annual Rendezvous at Cottonwood, CA
Pre-registration requested. Dry camp, food service may be available.
Food vendors by invitation only and permits are required!
Primitive, Trader’s Row and tin tipi.
Contact: Pat (530) 2441439. Terry (530) 275-6666,
Registration: Bob Wenham,
Scribe: Jacqueline @ firstname.lastname@example.org
April 16-19 American River Muzzleloaders Primitive Rendezvous
Traders welcome in on the 15th with period trade goods and camp.
Contact: Booshway Dirty Hand (916) 973-8809
April 11-19 25th Annual Hart Canyon Rendezvous,
1740-1840 Rocky Mountain Fur Trade Period Encampment presented by the Breckenridge Buckskinners.
www.HartCanyonRDV.com , Map available.
Contact: Booshway Gene Gomes 559-783-2072; Segundo LeRoy Rice 661-833-7013
Prize Chair Steve & Zee Clark 661-393-790
April 17-19 Northern Free Trappers Annual Rendezvous in Cottonwood, CA
Contact Prez Lil Crow (530) 378-1215 Or No Map (530) 347-1725.
Traders welcome on Monday April 13-please call ahead to let camp
know yer on the trail!
April 17-19 Sonoma Valley Muzzleloaders 28th Annual Rendezvous
Between Booneville and Cloverdale, CA
Booshway: Mike Van Meter (707) 452-0386, Segundo: Gil Britt (707) 938-4470
April 24-26 Mt. Ranch Muzzleloaders 182nd Rendezvous at Railroad Flat, CA
Traders Row, Trail Walk, Paper shoot, Smoothbore, Clay birds.
Rifle, pistol, hawk & knife, Bull stuff and lots of grins.
Bring Yer best for this will be a test!
Contact Prez Michael (209) 754-1260 or Scribe Eileen (209) 474-0193
Apr29-May 3 Brushy Creek Rangers 2009 Rendezvous – Smartsville Rd., Map Available
Shot Gun, Long Gong, Rifle, Pistol, Hawk & Knife, Cannon Shoot @ 8AM Sunday
Saturday nite Potluck – Traders welcome Wednesday AM.
Contact: Booshway Ray (530) 272-6953,
Segundo Snowhawk (530) 272-5023
May 2-6 60th Annual State Championship Shoot at Clovis, CA
Rules and Regs for the California State Muzzle Loading Rifle Association will prevail!
Fresno Rifle and Pistol Club on Auberry Rd. Map available. NEED SPONSORS!!!
Contact: George Steger, CSMNRLA President 559-298-7674 email@example.com
May 15-17 Sierra Muzzleloaders Spring Rendezvous near Brownsville, CA. Map Available
Rifle, Pistol, Trade Gun, Shotgun, Cannons & Mortars, Hawk & Knife, Archery
Pre-registration encouraged. Yapping dogs could be tomorrow nite’s stew!
Traders Welcome, Contact; Booshway Owl, (530) 692-9698,
Prez Whiteman (530) 743-3172
May 22-25 Diablo Buckskinners Rendezvous at Spenceville Wildlife Area (Brushy Creek) CA.
PoPo Annie’s Café, Trail Walk &
New Archery Trail Walk!
Dry Camp-bring water.
Contact: Greenhorn Foley 925-685-2177. Map available.
June 12-14 MSLR Trout Creek 32nd Annual Rendezvous near McCloud CA up near Shasta in Northern CA.
Pre-registrations encouraged! Traders welcome! Full Primitive, Traders Row and Tin Tipi.
Restrooms available, Bring yer water!
Contact; Harry (530) 235-4546, firstname.lastname@example.org
June 12 - 21 Pacific Primitive Rendezvous at Forbestown, CA
Registration deadline: May 15, 2009.
Booshway: ‘Homeless’ Bill Alexander (530) 478-5744 email@example.com,
Trade Chief: Michele Hoffman (719) 783-0332 firstname.lastname@example.org,
Horse & Mule Camp Chief: Rena Johnson (406) 826-6625 email@example.com
June 19 – 21 Idaho Free Trappers 27th Annual Backwoods Rendezvous at Kennedy Ranch, Cascade, Idaho
Club Booshway: Jerry Sieber (208) 424-1961, RDV Booshway: Al Hayden (208) 343-7300
Registration: Linda Smith (208) 321-8056
June 28-July 4 31st Annual Jed Smith Mountain Men at Crescent City on Rowdy Creek ,CA.
Contact Prez Trapper John (707) 722-4259, Booshway: The Grey One (707) 487-2860,
Scribe: Marhie (707) 487-2860 jedsmithmountainmen.com
July 16 – 18 1st Annual Broken Wagon Rendezvous at Polyrock Ranch, Eugene, OR.
sponsored by Fort Umpqua Muzzleloaders. Traders Row, Primitive Camp, Campfire w/ live entertainment,
Chuck Wagon serving meals daily. Pre-registration encouraged.
Booshway Allyn Wilson firstname.lastname@example.org,
Segundo Giggles email@example.com.
July 24-26 Stone Cellars Meadows Rendezvous sponsored by Fort Sutter Muzzle Loaders of Sacramento
Period Dress Competition Sat nite, Tender Puppy Café serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner!
Traders welcome, cabins available, hot showers. Primitive and tin teepee camping.
Contact Booshway Dick Murray (209) 367-8722 or Segundo Joe Rhode (916) 392-6197
August 6-9 Tioga Mountain Man 2009 Summer Rendezvous, Mast Family Farm in Coquille, OR Map available
Lots of Shooting, Dutch oven cook off, Saturday Potluck, Traders Row, Primitive Camp, some firewood, dry camp-
Bring yer water! Pre registration is encouraged
Booshway: Ken Sjogren (541) 396-5565
Segundo: Buff Coplin (541) 396-6217
Tioga Mountain Man PO Box 306 North Bend, OR 97459
August 7-9 Durham Ferry 5th Annual Rendezvous at Manteca on the banks of the San Joaquin River sponsored
by the Manteca Sportsmen, Inc. Family oriented so we can all grin!
Trail Walk, Traders Row, Trap Shoot and a Special Invitation to All Cowboys and Traditional Archers.
Bring yer water, open fires as conditions permit.
Contact: Ned and Ava (209) 599-2374, Segundo Joe Kroeze (559) 523-7057 Map Available.
Sept 5–7 Bell’s Fort Free Trappers and Muzzleloaders 25th Annual Rendezvous
Big South Park, Royal Gorge South Rim, Canon City ,Colorado
Public welcome. Traders early setup 09/04/09. Primitive and modern camp.
Map Available! Wood and Water are available. Must enter thru South Rim for
Booshway: Joe (719) 547-2169, Segundo: Bob (719) 676-2019
October 9 -11 Mt. Ranch Muzzleloaders at Railroad Flat, CA
Gates open Wednesday 9 AM. Must be out by Noon Monday 13th.
Primitive Camp area, Traders welcome ($30) blanket Traders ($15)
Contact Prez Michael (209) 754-1260 or Rusty Gun (209) 754-3713
October 15-19 Total Primitive RDV, Spenceville, CA (Brushy Creek).
hosted by American River Muzzleloaders and the Diablo Buckskinners.
Contact: Randy McCrum (916) 363-5140, Greenhorn Foley (925) 685-2177
Oct. Modesto Muzzleloaders Shoot at Camp Six Bits
Trail walk and lots of festivities! Primitive Camp, Tin Tipi. Preregistration encouraged.
Traders welcome and must have tax forms. $25 for the duration.
Contact Rhonda George (209) 526-4876, Ned & Ava Nelson (209) 599-2374,
Pat Delano (209) 575-4038
Nov. 6-8 Spring Mountain Free Trappers in Las Vegas NV. Right next to Red Rock Canyon.
Booshway Dan Trousdale (702) 645-2658. Early set up on the 4th and 5th.
Please visit at: www.springmountainfreetrappers.org.
Nov 13-15 Yolla Bolly Frontiersmen 27th Annual Rendevvous - Trail Walk and Blanket Shoot.
Traders by invitation only! Pre-registration by Nov. 1 or the first 420 shooters
(which ever comes first). Early campers welcome on Thursday th 12th.
Traders on Wednesday but yer gotta call first!
Send Trader Registration to: Tom & Dee Hamill 19120 Reeds Creek Rd.
Red Bluff CA 96080-9231 (530) 527-5778
Send Shooter Registration to: Frank Hermann 21205 Wilcox Rd.
Red Bluff, CA 96080 (530) 527-4895
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