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The Forty-Third Year

Viking Tournament -- Mountain's Gate

April 17-19, 2009 (AS XLIII)

Finnon Lake Campground,
Placerville, CA

From The Page (March, 2009):

The Vikings are Coming for a full weekend of Scandahoovian events on a large site near a small lake far from the lights and noise. Planned events include: Holmganga, Ship to ship melee. Steal the Livestock, Valkyrie Heroic Retrieval, Archery and tin-own weapon contests (axes, knives, spears, etc.). Drain the Sea Drinking (we thought of a way!) and a Loki-Wildfire Race!

Site Information: Finnon Lake Campground, 25 minutes north of Placerville, site opens at noon, noon , closes at 6 pm. Site fees; $10 members, $13 for non-members, under 12 free. Checks payable to "Shire of Mountain's Gate". This is a "wet" site. Horses and pets allowed but with additional fees. Small restaurant at site; good water sources, some flush privies, we will bring other booths.

Autocrat: Baron Wylowen (contact info omitted>


Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.


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