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The Forty-Eighth Year

Viking Tournament and Mountain’s Gate Championship -- Mountain's Gate

July 26-28, 2013 (AS XLVIII)

Finnon Lake,
Placerville, CA

From The Page (July, 2013):

Norsemen, Valkyries, and Yinglings to arms for Odin and The West! Join us for Archery, Thrown Weapons, Heavy Heroic Challenges. 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. We will have a bardic fire ring for the evening of song, poems, stories, and lies! The "Blood Eagle" may await cowards! Uff Da!

Site Information: Finnon Lake, (address omitted), Placerville. The lake is only 52 acre ft. and separated from us by thick brush and bramble, but watch your children.Fresh water piped on site, some flush privies, and well maintained outhouses. The site has numerous permanent fire pits. There is a small restaurant at the park entrance. Best stock up on supplies before the site, Placerville is the closest but still 25 minutes away.

Event Hours: Site opens at 12 noon July 26th. Closes: 3pm Sunday

Site Fee: $15/adults; $10children (5-12); under 5 free. NMS: $5

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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