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Ridge Runners' Rendezvous Nears

Friday, April 23, 2010

The Cherokee Ridge Runner's Spring Rendezvous will be held on May 1 and 2 this year. School Day will be on Friday, April 30. The public is welcome during daylight hours.

Camping fees are $15 for primitive, $20 for modern, and range fee is $10. Camp fee includes Saturday Camp Feed (family camp is limited to three meal tickets.) Kids 12 and under are free. Meal tickets are $5 per person. There is limited water and wood.

Scouts who are planning to attend are asked to be in uniform (cap, sash or troop badge) to receive camping and meal discount.

There will be 17 shooting events, including In-Line Muzzleloaders, plus the Hawk and Knife Throw. Remember to post and pull your own targets on the range and bring your own staple gun.

Outlaw Hawk Throw will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 1. Tomahwks must have a handle and can be thrown with one hand and no explosives please.

There also will be a renewal of wedding vows by Bill and Marjorie Speirs at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 1.

The Spring Rendezvous is held at Little Sioux Wildlife Area located southwest of Cherokee - five miles south on Highway 59, turn west onto county road C44, turn south onto the River Road and then turn east on 590th St. (gravel road) and turn south to the entrance to the Little Sioux Wildlife Area.

For more information, contact Bill Spiers at 373-5072 or C.W. Miller at 225-2024 or cherokeeridgerunners@yahoo.com.

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