The Canton of Silverhart is once
again looking for its champions. There will be competition in
Archery, Throwing Weapons, Bardic, Games, Siege cooking, Arts and
Sciences, Rapier and Heavy Weapons. A champion will be chosen for
each area of competition with an overall champion chosen through
accumulation of points gained from each area of participation. Can
you do the Marathon? Participate in all areas of competition and be
among the elite few to do the endurance test. There will also be
activities for children, and parents are encouraged to come and let
their children have some fun. This is an opportunity for the kids
to participate, not a baby-sitting service. Merchants are welcome
to sell their wears.
You can bring your pets, but the SCA
leash rules are in effect for the event. There are horses around
the camping area, please leave them alone. There is no running
water on site, pack in your water. Camp fires are allowed if no
burn ban is in effect at the time of the event. There will be RV
spots but there are no hook ups, Tams Traveling Toilets can empty
your septic tanks for $40.00 when they pick up biffies.
There is a creek on site so keep an
eye on the smalls, there isn't much shade at this site come
prepared with your shades and sun block. Wall Ridge Road is a very
narrow road which at some points is a one lane road, please be very
careful coming and going to the event.
Classes: Calligraphy, Combat Styles,
Period Cooking, Scibal, Western Dance, Eastern Dance
10:00am Site Opens, Gate will have
stew and bread for the weary travelers, have your bowl ready.
Games Event (Starting at 6:00,
10:00am Opening Court
10:30am A&S Display
11:00am Archery & Throwing Ranges
11:00am Classes Start
11:00am Rapier Inspection and
1:00pm Heavy Inspection and
1:00pm A&S Judging
5:00pm Closing Court
8:00pm Bardic Circle
9:00am Siege Cooking starts
9:30am Sanguine Sphere armor
inspection and Game
12:00pm Siege Cooking Judging
1:00pm Closing event festivities
5:00pm Site closes
At the gate, each person will
receive 3 coins, whoever has the most coins at closing court will
win the prize. You can trade, barter, give away, and win coins
throughout the event.
The siege cooking event will be a
royal breakfast, ingredients will be handed out Sunday morning.
Participants will have 3 hours to complete their meals. Point will
go for taste, portion, and appearance.
Site Info: Name: Ranch Road Campground 212 Ranch Rd Kingston, ID 83839
Directions to Site:
SITE INFO: Site is
at 212 Ranch Road, Kingston Idaho. Site opens at 10:00am on Friday,
closes at 3:00pm on Sunday. Site Fees: $20.00 Adult ($5 discount
for SCA members), Young Persons (under 16) are free. Make checks
payable to: SCA Inc. Barony of Wealdsmere.
Directions: Attention! Kingston Bridge is
closed for construction. Those coming from west will still take the
Kingston exit, but instead of turning left to the bridge, turn
right. At the next stop, you'll turn left on to Silver Valley Road.
Continue east for 1/2 mile and turn left on the overpass. At the
stop you'll turn left again onto Riverview road. Continue on
Riverview until you come to the stop sign. Turn Right on to Coeur d
Alene River Road. Go North on Coeur d' Alene River Road 1.5 miles,
turn right on Old River Road (sign will be posted before the turn).
Go across the bridge and turn left at the old store, continue on
the lower road NF 269/Wall Ridge Road for 1.3 miles. Veer left on
Ranch Road, site will be on left as you enter the campgrounds. SCA
signs will be posted starting at Old River Road. Note: Wall Ridge
Road is a narrow road, one lane in some areas, please use caution
and be safe.
Those coming from the east will take the Pinehurst exit. Turn left
onto Silver Valley Road / Division Street. Continue straight to the
stop sign. Turn right onto main street. Continue through Pinehurst,
as you come to the top of the hill, take the Shiplett Overpass on
the right. Turn left onto Riverview. At the next stop turn right
onto Coeur d Alene River Road, and continue as before.
Exxon Gas stop is 3 miles away,
across interstate off Coeur d' Alene River Road.
Snake Pit Restaurant is 2 miles away
on Coeur d' Alene River Road.
Alberts Landing is 1.5 miles from
site on Old River Road.
Walmart is in Smelterville about 9
miles from site.
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.