Rundezvous: Frontier Survival Race 2017

Saturday, July 08, 2017 8:30 AM
Lippold Park 8597 IL. Route 176 (just west of Rt. 14)
Crystal Lake, IL


Event Summary:
Do you have the skills to survive? Lassoing, Archery, Fire starting, & Hatchet throwing are just a few events in this 4 mile course. Test your skills or learn new ones unique & challenging event. Experience always helps but is not necessary - just have fun!
Event Details:

Rendezvous occurred during the early to mid 1800’s. Mountain men, fur traders, frontiersman, and native Americans gathered once a year to trade, buy, sell, socialize, and even compete in challenges. This event incorporates 14 elements of Strength, Endurance, & Skill needed to live in the wild frontier in this 4 mile course.

  • Bear bag hoist
  • Archery
  • Trap setting
  • Hatchet throwing 
  • Elk drag
  • Knot skills 
  • Lassoing
  • Memory
  • Sling shot
  • Water carry
  • Wood pile
  • Sawing
  • Compass
  • Trivia of the outdoors
  • Fire starting
  • Log splitting
  • Shelter
Test your skills or try something new!  We have free training seminars that are great to attend, and tutorials on our website to help with any questions.   Friends, family, individual or teams, no experience necessary - just have fun!  See if you have the survival skills needed during the westward expansion of the early 1800's? 

Event Tags:
2 hours, Adventure Event, Trail

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