This calendar is compiled to promote muzzleloading shooting in Washington and the Northwest. It is also available at http://wamuzzleloaders.org  To get a new event included or supply information for future lists contact the Washington State Muzzle Loaders Association through Bob Gietz, 19220 Old Ranch Lane SW, Rochester WA 98579, 360.273.7862 or e-mail to: duckfreak@q.com.

EVENTS WITH CONFIRMED DATES ARE SHOWN BOLD

CONTACT WITH THE LISTED INDIVIDUAL(S) PRIOR TO TRAVELING IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Listed events projected from past years without current information are shown in italic type

Jan 12-14 WSMA SILHOUETTE MATCH, Evergreen Sportsmenís Club Pete Strobl 360.352-1800

Tim Sampson 360-264-4243 Mike Nesbitt miken54@aol.com 12736 Marksman Rd SW Olympia 98512

Jan 14-15 Mountain Man, Indian Craft and Cowboy Action Show Gerry Lane 503-661-2159

Gresham National Guard Armory 544 NE Division St Gresham OR 97030

 

Jan 25-29 Washington Sportsmenís Show Puyallup Fairgrounds Walt Christensen 206.878.4907

 

Feb 4-5 Tioga Mt. Man 2012 Winter Rendezvous Ken Sjogren 541-396-5565

Rook Higgins Park, OR, Buff Coplin 541-396-6217 buffvalley@webenet.net

 

Feb. 17-19 Rain-Dee-Voo, Capitol City Gun Club,Littlerock, WA Rowland Zoller 360-350-2895 raindeevoo2012@gmail.com Tim Sampson 360-264-4243, 14318 Littlerock Rd SW, littlerock WA 98512

 

Feb. 18-19 16th Annual Couer Ďd Alene Muzzleloading Arms & Historical Crafts Show Tony 509.397-4447

4060 N Govít Way Couer d ĎAlene, ID 83814 mttoptradi@colfax.com

 

Feb. 18-19 32nd Heritage Fair Eugene, OR Lane County Fairgrounds Melody Morrell 541-689-4281

796 W 13TH Ave, Eugene OR: Ft Umpqua M.L. P.O.Box 566, Springfield OR 97477

 

Feb. 23-26 40th Annual Horse Ridge Winter Shoot, Grizzly Mt. Long Rifles,

Bend, OR ,Ken (Ratrobber) Miltenberger 541-389-7007 miltfarms@cbbmail.com

Marty (Snowflake) Adams 541-410-3492

Mar 4 Hells Canyon Muzzleloaders Memorial Shoot Down River Range

Clarkston, WA Montana 208-791-6596 Don (Ol' Hoss) Dotson   208-843-2017   

 

Mar 10-11 30th Annual Cascade Mountain Men Muzzleloading & Pioneer Craft Show

Evergreen State FairgroundsMonroe, WA

Bud Maune budmaune@aol.com http://www.cascademountainmen.com

Mar 15-18 Spring Thaw Rendezvous Evergreen Muzzleloaders, Adam Sampson adams@setina.com

Mike Nesbitt miken54@aol.com 12736 Marksman Rd SW Olympia 98512

 

March 17 Y.V.M.L Grudge Match w/ Wenas Valley Muzzleloaders Ken Boyle (509) 949-1218

 

Mar 31 WSMA Annual Program Support Dinner Mark Rumbaugh 253-858-0563 two2rs@gmail.com

Tacoma Sportsmenís Club Puyallup, WA Steve Cole 253-389-8922

 

Apr 6-8 Bear Mountain 18th Annual Trappers Creek Rendezvous Dianna Cunningham 530.917-5283

Redding, CA Ernie Stephenson 530.549.5170

 

Apr. 13-15 Spring Rendezvous Lewis & Clark P. O. Box 44, Roosevelt, WA 99356 SR14 mile post 133

Michelle Stanley 509-387-6224

 

Apr.13-15 OR State Championships, Tri County BP Club, Sherwood OR, Clifford Reed 503-632-7791

 

April 15 Lolo Trail Muzzleloaders Spring Fling Orofino ID: Directions: Drive straight through Orofino on Michigan Ave

which will turn into Grangemont Rd.  At mile post #5 watch for signs. Turn left on Lower Wells Bench Road.

First log house on the left.  Bill (Two Dogs) Kaufman 208-476-3371 Larry (Smoke Pole) Kaufman 208-476- 7749

E-mail: Cathy Walker <cagwalker@orofino-id.com>

 

Apr 19-22 Sonoma Valley Muzzleloaders 31st Annual Rendezvous

Cloverdale, CA, Marie Hill Ranch on HWY 128 near Booneville. Camping open April 20th

Booshway: Terry Weaver (707) 664-0511Segundo: Michael George (707) 996-1308

E-mail: Glenn O'Neil glennoneil@yahoo.com No dogs allowed

 

Apr 20-22 Sagebrush Free Trappers Annual Rendezvous, Rattlesnake Mountain

Rattlesnake Mt. Shooting Facility, Benton City WA. Bill (Ironheart) Kater 509.582-2728

Phil (Talkiní Crow) Hight 509.588-3036 talkincrow@msn.com

 

Apr 20-22 WSMA TRADE GUN CHAMPIONSHIPS, Don Kerr 360-786-1380

Evergreen Muzzleloaders, Littlerock WA Mike Nesbitt, miken54@aol.com

12736 Marksman Rd SW, Olympia WA 98512

 

Apr.20-22 Wenaha Muzzleloaderís Rendezvous, "Griz Flats" near Troy Or.

Family:$25, single $15, Single event $5; Sunshine 541-962-6140 sancoyaustin@eoni.com

Rattlesnake 541-278-7868 Bull (541)377-8415 & Yout Skut (541)910-4300

 

Apr. 25-29 35th Annual Frog Holler Primitive Rendezvous Oakridge, OR Melody Morrell 541-689-4281

Preregistration required : Ft Umpqua M.L. P.O.Box 566, Springfield OR 97477

 

Apr. 27-29 Skagit Muzzleloaders Rendezvous President: Cindy ĎMud Woman" Walton 360-631-6799 
Sedro Woolley, WA Booshway:JerryíLady Duckí McKinney 360-630-4387;

Segundo Sherry ĎMilkdudí Mills 360-333-7216 skagitmuzzleloaders@hotmail.com

 

Apr 27-29 David Thompson Black Powder Shoot Tobacco River Muzzleloaders

Eureka, MT Joe Nelson 406.882-4691 Jerome Johnson 406 889-3845

 

Apr 27-28 2nd Annual West Coast Horn Fair John Shorb bigsmoke72@charter.net

Veteranís bldg. Morro Bay, CA www.westcoasthornfair.com

 

May 4-8 Sagebrush Primitive Skills 2012 Young men & women age 12-17

 

May 18-20 Limit 50 enrolled, cost $10 Clint Bouslaugh509.585.6415

 

May 4-6 Olalla Long Rifles Rendezvous, John Dilger 360-698-3331, Dave Riggs 360-871-7175

Poulsbo Sportsmenís Club, 16990 Clear Creek Road NW,Poulsbo, WA

 

May 2-6 California State Championships and California NMLRA Territorial at Sacramento Shooting Center

Michael Bush 916-362-1469, George Steger 530-477-1069 steg86@gmail.com

 

May 19,20 Oregon Gunmakerís Fair,Ron Scott 541.858-2800 ronscottflintlocks@gmail.com

Philomath OR 4730 West Griffin Cr. Rd, Medford OR 97501

Lock Making and Patchbox Workshops held the two days prior

 

May 4-6 Mt Mazama Spring Rendezvous Contact: Booshway Kurt Phillips 541-891-5140

Klamath Falls, OR e-mail: ridered@charter.net or Mac : macnkay69@hotmail.com

May 10-12 Grizzly Mt Spring Rendezvous, Prineville OR Dianna White 541-447-4146

 

May 11-13 Grizzly Mt Spring Shoot at the Club Grounds between Redmond & Prineville Off Hwy 128

between mile markers 14 Ė 15 Google map Crook County Prineville, Oregon. Booshway: Dirtlicker (Harley Hunter)

Co-Booshway Diana White (Crashpad) 541-280-6806, flatpad76@gmail.com Deena Hobbs (Coffeebean) 541-420-0126.

email saddles@iglide.net

 

May 12 Y.V.M.L. Northwest Championship Musket Match Musket Match Yakima, WA

Loreen Lund (509) 966-9339

 

May 11-13 Snohomish Valley Muzzleloaders 23rd Annual Rendezvous Skagit Site near Sedro Woolley

Harold McCurdy 360-387-2625 hkandkam@frontier.com

 

May 18-20  Merical Mountain Rendezvous, Marion Montana  

Flathead Valley Muzzleloaders, Contact Don Webber (406) 752-5190

 

May 24-28     Flying M Rendezvous    Jack Meade 503-324-6700 buxtonoutback@aol.com

Forest Hills Black Powder Brigade web: www.fhbpb.com

 

May 25-28 Sapphire Mt. Men 31st Annual Wild Horse Rendezvous, Mike (Lone Oak) Tomell 406.626-4702

Missoula MT mdtomx2@msn.com

 

May 25-28 Paul Bunyan Plainsmen, 37th Annual Memorial Day Mark Curtis 253.678-5343 mtntrekr@yahoo.com

Rendezvous, Puyallup, WA Karla Hilberg 253-927-1296 hillberg_jim@comcast.net   www.pbrsc.org

 

Jun 1-3 Running Cayuse Rendezvous, Cascade Mountain Men www.cascademountainmen.com

Table Top Mountain area out of Ellensburg WA

Booshway: Howard (Lee) Johnson, holeejo@juno.com

 

June 2nd Bremerton Brigade Kids/youth shoot, Poulsbo Sportsmenís club, 16990 Clear Creek Rd NW, Poulsbo WA

Wally McKendry 360-990-2584 wjmckendry@earthlink.net Doug Kitchens 360-340-2268 dougkitchens@gmail.com

 

June 7-10, 5th Annual Gold Mountain Rendezvous Coeur d'Alene Muzzleloaders

Sagle, Idaho 4588 Sagle Rd. Sagle, ID 83860 4.7 mi from US 95 on Sagle Rd

Booshway, Bob Kelley, 208-777-6931 topcarp@live.com),

Segundo Pat Silbernagel 208-255-8813

Howard Wright, President  208-687-1149 (Wright82@roadrunner.com):

Coeur d'Alene Muzzleloaders on Facebook

 

Jun 7-10 Cascade Brigade Rendezvous Booshway Ted Hartman 541-788-2122

Bend OR saddles@iglide.net

Jun 6-10 Snowy Mountain Muzzleloaders & Re-Enactors' 7th Annual Rendezvous

6600 East Fork Road; Lewistown, Montana  59457 Dean406/428-2286 dmkdak@midrivers.com

  www.snowymountainmuzzleloaders.com or www.wix.com/abwestburg/Snowy-Mtn-Muzzleloaders

  Central Montana, 11 miles SE of Lewistown, Montana at the Ed McGivern Memorial Park adjacent to East Fork Reservoir

 

June 9-10 Ft. Walla Walla Days & Art Show , Fort Walla Walla Museum 755 Myra Road,Walla Walla, WA,99362

Paul Franzman Communcations Manager 509.525-7703, Website: www.fortwallawallamuseum.org e-mail: info@fortwallawallamuseum.org

 

June 12-17 Idaho State Muzzle Loading & NMLRA Territorial Championship BOISE Idaho

A.K. Burr, (208) 870-0551,aburr@cableone.net

 

Jun 15-17 Tall Grass Rendezvous, Vernonia Muzzle Loaders, Vernonia, OR.

Booshway: Lois Braze 503-681-8328 Cell 976-645-7210

Jeff Strickland 503-359-9141 day 503.324.4024eve

 

Jun 15-17 29th Oregon Trail Muzzleloaders Rendezvous Albion, ID Rick Ramsey (208) 670-1021 mtnman2@pmt.org

Jun. 16-17 Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders Annual Fatherís Day Rendezvous, Chris Lewis 208-835-8272

Troy, ID www.hogheavenmuzzleloaders.com Vernon Illi verncyn@tds.net

 

Jun 16-17 Friends of Spokane House Encampment Living History Weekend

Spokane House, Nine Mile Falls WA Contact Information:

Dan Day, President of F. O. S H. Dkd.day@gmail.com www.friendsofspokanehouse.com

Jun.22-30 Pacific Primitive Rendezvous,, Winchester Idaho. http://www.pacificprimitiverendezvous.com

 

Jun 22-24 38th Annual Interlake Rendezvous Skagit Muzzleloaders site, Sedro Woolley, WA 

Booshway: Larry"Overloadí Litten 206-310-5530 LLITTEN@wilburellis.com

Segundo: Steve Trader 206-571-6662 steve.trader@scotts.com

 

Jun 21-24 Idaho Free Trapperís 30th Annual Rendezvous; Idaho Free Trappers Ltd 2011 , Cascade Idaho,

From Idaho Highway 55, turn east onto Corral Creek Rd between mile markers 109 & 110.  Stay on Corral Creek Road

to end of road Sign, Turn right, pass thru green gate and follow the road to the Rendezvous site.

Rendezvous registration Mike Miller 208-336-7524 MillerMike729@hotmail.com

Link: http://www. idahofreetrappers.com

 

Jun 21-24 Sternwheeler Days/Living History POC Liska and Raunchy Crowley, P.O.Box 63, Klickitat WA 98628

At Cascade Locks OR at the port

 

Jun. 22-24 Palouse Hills Muzzleloaders 21stth Annual Rendezvous Tony Roberts 509.397-4447

Colfax, WA mttoptradi@colfax.com

 

June 28, 29 Kalispell Encampment presented by the U.S. David Thompson Bicentennial Partnership near

Thompson Falls, MT. Pre-registration required. On-site camping available. College accredited

courses for educators and historians.  Local Contact: Jennifer Fielder 406-210-5944 or jofielder@blackfoot.net

 

July 6-8 Tacoma Sportsmen's Club Summer Rendezvous,

 Dennis Pirello 206-300-1714 pirello9472@msn.com

Puyallup, WA Dwayne Anderson 253-375-3009 

 

July 6-8 CRITíRís 16th Annual Pack In, Granite Falls, WA 425.335-4262

 

July 6-8 Hells Canyon Muzzleloaders 35th Annual Rendezvous Webb Ridge Rendezvous Grounds, Winchester ID

Montana 208-791-6596 Don (Ol' Hoss) Dotson   208-843-2017

Hellís Canyon M.L. P.O. Box 508 Lewiston ID 83501 

 

July 7 David Thompson Days Ė Parade, Living History Encampment, Community Celebration

Thompson Falls Brigade, Thompson Falls MT Event Location: Downtown Thompson Falls

Contacts: Jennifer Fielder; 406 210 5944; jofielder@blackfoot.net

 

July 12-14 3rd Annual Broken Wagon Rendezvous, Veneta OR 84209 Territorial Road

Ft Umpqua ML Box 566 Springfield OR 97477 www.fortumpquamuzzleloaders.org

Allyn Wilson 541-935-8528 jkhillside1980@yahoo.com

 

Jul. 12-15 32nd Annual Buckskin Bill Rendezvous, Cascade, ID Booshway

Segundo:Charlie Swindell 208.559-7408 cbrokenone@aol.com www.blackscreekrange.com

 

July 13-21 Rocky Mountain National Rendezvous, Roitz Ranch, Mt. View WY,

Registration deadline June 9, 2012 www.rmnr.org

 

July 13-15 Pre-1840 Primitive Skills Week End (Women Only) www.womensprimitiveskills.com

Paul Bunyan Sportsmenís Club, Puyallup WA   Booshway Ann Rumbaugh shortcake2rs@gmail.com  253.858.0563

Renita Foust  360-551-0751 renitaterry@gmail.com Segundo Kim Kormas 253-253-326-5420 or 253-229-8871  kkorm@comcast.net

 

July 13-15 Barlow Trail Long Rifles Rendezvous.2 mi. from Govít Camp in Mt. Hood National Forest.

Marvin (Stinky) Wamboldt at 503-668-6275 or 360-430-7262) e-mail Marvinstinky@aol.com.

Jim (Screaminí Fern) Sheets at 503-722-7514 or Dave Pettit 503-709-8460 bertamommasquaw@aol.com

 

Jul 19-24 Western States Muzzle Loaders Association Black Powder Shoot and Oregon NMLRA Territorial,

Josephine County Sportsman Association, 7407 Highland Ave, Grants Pass OR 97526

Roger McFall, President (503) 625-6864 maryroger28@frontier.net www.wsmla.org

 

Jul 19-21 Mt. Mazama MM Shotgun Rondy on the Ca / OR Border Pretty Balls 541-885-5488 ckhlwh@aol.com

Mac: macnkay69@hotmail.com

 

Jul. 19-22 40th Annual Peninsula Long Rifles Rendezvous Port Angeles, WA

Deb Rupp - (360)452-6755, drupp@wavecable.com Karl Schroeter 360-452-5463 w6cku@aol.com

 

Jul. 20-22 44th Annual Pine Creek Rendezvous Cliffdell, WA (New temporary site, easy access)

Gary Wilson e-mail sharkchumm@msn.com 509-248-1118

 

Jul 20-29 Mountain Man Rendezvous at Red Lodge Red Lodge MT,  Kathy Burgener 406.446.3443    bearcave@prodigy.net

Bob Thompson 406-446-1366, ohgs1@aol.com Early set up 8 AM July 20 Complete info- http://www.redlodge.com/rendezvous

 

July 20-22 36th Annual Lolo Trail Rendezvous Orofino ID Rudo Road 2.9 miles down the road}

Bill (Two Dogs) Kaufman 208-476-3371 Larry (Smoke Pole) Kaufman 208-476- 7749

Guy (Ridgewalker) Walker 208-435-4814 Email;Cathy Walker <cagwalker@orofino-id.com>

 

Jul 27-29 Tenino Oregon Trail Days, 35th Annual Gib Isaakson Memorial Black Powder Shoot

Tenino, WA Will (Bugler) Ulry 360-352-4224 mcchess@aol.com

 

Aug 2-5 Tioga Mountain Man 2012 summer Rendezvous,Ken Sjogren 541-396-5565

Coquille OR (Mast Family Farm) Buff Coplin 541-396-6217 buffvalley@webenet.net

 

Aug 3-5     Bremerton Brigade Muzzleloaders Rendezvous, Poulsbo Sportsmen's Club Poulsbo WA

16990 Clear Creek Rd NW, Poulsbo WA Booshway: Doug (Badwind) Kitchens 360-340-2268

dougkitchens@gmail.com, or Boyd Philips 360-692-6643

 

Aug 2-5 Nehalem River Rendezvous,; Booshway: Lois Braze 503-681-8328 cell 976-645-7210 Vernonia, OR

Segundo: Dan Ball Jeff Strickland 503-359-9141 day 503.324.4024eve

 

Aug.9-12 Seven Rivers Mountainmen Rendezvous near Brady store on the Satsop River

Booshway: Jerry Charlton 360-500-0744, Charlie Battersby 360-538-7403 elbat@q.com

Club president: Nathan Olsen 360-249-5118

  DIRECTIONS; Take Oly-Aberdeen hwy westbound go by Elma, cross the twin bridges, look for the Brady turnoff,

turn right, you are on the Middle Satsop rd.  Keep going straight, follow the 7-Rivers signs to the West Satsop Rd,

Turn left there, about 3 city blocks on the right, follow the signs.  If you cross a concrete bridge you have gone too

far.

 

Aug. 17-19 Central Whidbey Sportsmen Rendezvous, Safari Rd, Coupeville, WA http://www.cwsaonline.org/

Grey "Black Hat" Wunderly, 360-679-1714; cel: 360-6-0740 blchat1@yahoo.com

Chris(Powerdancer) Elaison 360-675-7122 David "Rabbi" Hollett @ 360-675-7540 dlhollett@comcast.net

 

Aug 22-26 Washington Historical Gunmakerís Guild Steve Biama 425-466-6956. 

Littlerock, WA Steve Skillman 360-458-8740. Glenn Sutt (360) 455-9904, kavic@comcast.net

 

Aug 31-Sep 3 Grand Ronde Muzzleloaders Labor Day Rendezvous, La Grande OR 97850 Hwy 244, 2 miles from

Hilgard Park David Bingner (Dyiní Goose) 541.963-2440 Darrell Plank (Mountain Man) 541.963-5368 www.lgrpc.com

(Camping open Wednesday August 29th..  Earlier by appointment) 

 

Aug 31-Sep 3 2012 Green River Mountain Men Rendezvous at Peninsula Long Rifles, SEQUIM, WA

Green River Mountain Men, Booshway Lance Mertz 206-384-9496 LANCE.MERTZ@GMAIL.COM

Segundo Michael Mahlock  253-931-5418 mmahlock1@comcast.com Trade Chief Michael Shurr..253 884 6763 threeshurrs@yahoo.com 

 

Sept. 7-9 Mt. Mazama MM Come on to Paisley,OR Mac the Knife 541-281-2422 macnkay69@hotmail.com

Billie Bonnet 541-883-8911(call ahead for fire restrictions)

 

Sept ?? Astoria Bicentennial Fur Trade Encampment, Astoria Bicentennial Committee,

Fort Stevens State Park 100 Peter Iredale Rd Hammond OR 97121 Set up 9-11&12

Jeff or Jane Donnelly 503-325-9026 AstoriaFurTrade@aol.com www.astoria200.org

 

Sept. 13-16 Fall Harvest Rendezvous & WSMA PRIMITIVE Pete Strobl 360.352-1800

CHAMPIONSHIPS, Evergreen Muzzleloaders,, Littlerock, WA

 

Sept 13-16 Steenís Mountain Men Rendezvous. Kevin Klatt (Killer) 543.573-2234 jklklatt@centurytel.net

Yellow Jacket Lake, Burns, OR

 

Sept 28 & 29 Sacajawea Heritage Days, Phil Hight 509-588-3036 Talkincrow@msn.com

Sacajawea State Park, Pasco WA, Dennis Barr 509.943-9574 Mountnman123@aol.com

Horse Heaven Historical Re-enactors & Sagebrush Free Trappers www.Sacajaweaheritagedays.org 

 

Sep 28-30 Trask Mt. Primitive Rendezvous  Jack Meade 503-324-6700 buxtonoutback@aol.com

Forest Hills Black Powder Brigade web: www.fhbpb.com

 

Nov 17 Yakima Valley Muzzleloaders Turkey Shoot Gary Wilson509-248-1118 sharkchumm@msn.com

Yakima, WA

 

 

 

2012 CALENDAR: MONTHLY EVENTS

 

Postal Shoots Pacific NW Flinterís Association, Spokane Jack Dolan 509.299-5419

 

1st Saturday Snohomish Valley Muzzleloaders, Marysville WA. Ron Biggerstaff 360.668-6731

 

1st Saturday (Oct-May) Puget Sound Free Trappers, Littlerock WA Bob Gietz 360.273-7862

 

1st Saturday Green River Mountain Men, Ravensdale WA Matt Berntsen  425-235-7254

 

1st Sunday Bremerton Brigade in conjunction with Olalla Long Rifles, Poulsbo, WA

                Doug Kitchens 360.340.2268 / John Dilger 360.698.3331

 

1st Sunday Palouse Hills Muzzleloaders, Colfax WA Tony Roberts 509.397-4447

 

2nd Sunday Spokane Falls Muzzleloaders, Spokane WA Jack Dolan 509. 299-5419

 

2nd Sunday Seven Rivers Mountain Men, Hoquiam WA Nathan Olsen 360-249-5118

 

2nd Sunday Lewis & Clark Muzzleloaders, Vader WA Don Fillpot 360.425-9381

 

2nd Sunday Evergreen Muzzleloaders, Littlerock WA Mike Nesbitt MikeN54@aol.com

 

3rd Saturday Interlake Mountain Men, Rose Hill WA Dell Ellison 425.483.5710

 

3rd Saturday Tacoma Sportsmanís Club, Puyallup WA Dennis Pirello 206-300-1714

 

3rd Saturday Sagebrush Free Trappers, Rattlesnake Mt. Phil (Talkin Crow) Hight 509.588-3036

 

3rd Sunday Mica Peak Muzzleloaders, Spokane WA Rick St. Marie 509.893-9558

 

3rd Sunday Cascade Mountain Men Lee Johnson 253.922-3073

 

3rd Sunday Issaquah Gun Club Paper Shoot (Meat Prizes) John Abbott 425.392-1972

11:45 Issaquah, WA

 

4th Sunday (Nov.-Apr.) Paul Bunyan Plainsmen, Puyallup, WA Mark Curtis (253) 678-5343

 

4th Sunday (3d in Nov., Dec.) Peninsula Long Rifles, Port Angeles WA Brad Pinnell (360) 681-0225

 

Last Sunday Skagit Muzzleloaders, Sedro Woolley, WA Cindy Walton 360-631-6799