[OUT] Warders of the Western Gate

Prepare! Weapons, arrows and bows, and artistic implements of all kinds! The Barony of Fontaine dans Sable is holding it’s baronial champions competition and you’re invited.

This is Fontaine’s premier camping event held September 3 - 6, 2010 (Labor Day weekend).  Competitions for heavies, lights, A&S, archery and the bardic arts are scheduled throughout the event.  Dancers prepare also, as a Haffla is planned for Saturday evening. This year, the always popular Quest will test your movie knowledge of “The Princess Bride”. Our new site (not far from the old Silver Pass site) has a beautiful view of the La Plata Mountains. Please join the Barony of Fontaine dans Sable as we close the camping season in style at the Warders of the Western Gate.

Near Hesperus, CO

Activities:

  • Armored, rapier, archery
  • A&S, and Bardic competitions Haffla
  • The Quest
  • Fun archery shoots
  • And more

Direction Form the North and East
Find your way into Durango, CO
US-160 W/US-550 N
Head southwest on US-160 W/US-550 N (crossing over the the Animas river bridge)   4.3 mi
Turn left at US-160 W  (A small gas station on the SW corner) 10.5 mi
Turn left at CO-140 S   7.1 mi
Turn right at Co Rd 120 (at the SCA sign)   1.2 mi
Turn left to stay on Co Rd 120   1.0 mi
Turn left at Co Rd 122   1.0 mi
Take the 1st left onto Co Rd 122A   0.2 mi

Directions from the South
Find your way to Bloomfield, NM
Turn left at US-64 W/W Broadway Ave (toward Farmington) - go 11.3 mi
Slight right at W Broadway Ave (traveling through town) - go 4.4 mi
Turn right at NM-170 (out of town)   19.5 mi
Continue onto CO-140 N  16.2 mi
Turn left at Co Rd 120  1.2 mi
Turn left to stay on Co Rd 120  1.0 mi
Turn left at Co Rd 122   1.0 mi
Take the 1st left onto Co Rd 122A  0.2 mi