The winds of war are once again blowing toward our beautiful
Shire of Hartwood. Word of our regal hunting dogs has spread
across the land and many have expressed desire to have them as
their own. We are calling to our allies to help defend our
land against those who would try to take what is ours.
Fighters come show us your strength, Archers come show us
your skills. Artisans come show us your creativity and help us
honor and decorate our dogs, Cooks come and help us feed the
Contests to be held:
A&S: Dog themed in any medium, Best Dog Barding: Dress up
your dog (Stuff variety will also be acceptable)
Iron Cauldron: Cooks show us your skill. Mystery items will be
provided and it will be up to you to use those items in your
dishes. More details will be provided closer to the event please
Bardic: Bring your best Dog themed poem, story or song to entertain
us around the fire.
Potluck Feast Saturday evening.
Fees: Adult $25 ($20 with proof of membership), Youth 12 -17 -
$10, Children under 12 free.
No potable water on site
Dogs must be on a leash at all times, please pick up after your
Site Info: Name: Ravenskey Castle Site 5222 Kingston St Port Alberni, BC V9Y *H9
Directions to Site:
Last Event's Directions:
Directions to the Site
5222 Kingston St. Port Alberni, B.C.
From Lower/Middle Island - From the Inland Island Hwy take the
Port Alberni side of the Qualicum Beach/Port Alberni exit and merge
onto Hwy 4. From Upper Island -
From the Inland Island Hwy take the Port Alberni exit and turn
right onto Hwy 4. Follow Hwy 4 as it enters Port Alberni and takes
you past a Coombs Country Candy shop on your right. Pass this and
continue to stay to the right until you reach the lights at the far
end of the Walmart/Extra foods lot. Turn right at these lights onto
Cherry Creek Road. Follow the road straight through the four way
stop and past the store until you come to Cowley Road. Turn left
onto Cowley and follow the road as it becomes Best Road. Follow
Best until you come to Kitsuksis Road. Turn right onto Kitsuksis
and then take the next left onto Kingston Road. Proceed to the end
of this gravel road, slowing down as you reach the gate at the end.
Proceed slowly as there are children and animals around. Go to the
end of the winding drive and you will find the castle
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.