Save The Date - Mountain Man Rendezvous is Coming

By Linda Dieguez for Alamo Area BSA:10/5/2016 

Coming soon to a unit near you is a Mountain Man Rendezvous Packet explaining this spectacular event so you can promote it to your unit.  The Packet will be released October 20th, 2016.

Mountain Man Rendezvous is February, 18-20, 2017 at Bear Creek Scout Reservation. 

Some exciting activities:

Leatherworking, beading, branding, blacksmithing, candlemaking, and there is even more! There will be a full field sports attendance, so you can your hand at atlatl or tomahawk toss.  There will be the opportunity to sign up for youth archery and Muzzle loading rifle shooting.* (There will be an additional cost to participate in muzzle loading rifles).

On display we will have a real life-like Mountain Man Camp, an Indian Village, a Chuck Wagon and even a Medicine Man will be present. There is more! We will have displays by the Institute of Texas Cultures, with flint knapping demonstrations, and story telling. More info. to come soon!  Please make plans to attend. See you at the Mountain Man Rendezvous.  Oh, and come in your best dressed Mountain Man Regalia.

Prices (to help you plan):

Youth Participant - $20.00

Adult Leaders - $5.00

Staff (providing own food) - $5.00

Staff (Council providing food) - $20.00

Note: all units must provide their own food for the weekend.