Desert Wind

Take a Journey to the Elchenburg Castle and enjoy a day Target and Combat Archery. We will have a fun filled weekend of Bardic, drumming and dancing as well as darkening the Atlantian Skies with our mighty flights of arrows!

Martial Activities

  • Target IKAC
  • Combat IKAC
  • Combat Archer Tournament
  • Target Archer Wood Hunt

Martial In Charge :
Lord Menua of the Black Oak Grove

Arts and Sciences
Please contact TH Lady Bronwen of Hindscroft

  • Best Display of Archery Equipment
  • Best Display of Islamic Art
  • Open Arts and Science

Weekend - $10 / ages 5-17 $7.00
Day Trip - $7 / ages 5-17 $4.00 /Ages 0-4
Guests of the Barony $3.00 Non-member surcharge for adults

2239 Center Road, Booneville, NC 27011

Primitive Site with Bathhouse. This is a WET site. Period and modern tenting allowed. Site opens at 5 pm Friday and closes at 1 pm Sunday.

There will be no Feast Served at Desert Wind. Please bring your Grill and Picnic Baskets. There are local Restaurants to suit every taste

AutoCrat: Baron Achbar Ibn Ali

Reservations: Miriel Crawford

From the south: Take your best route to I-77 North. Take exit 82 and turn right at the end of the exit ramp. *Proceed less than a mile and turn right onto Messick Rd. Proceed to the end of Messick Rd, and turn left on Center Road. Approx 8 miles later is a BP gas station on the left. 1.4 miles past the BP station, turn right at the first castle on the right on a gravel road. Signs will be posted. From Hwy 421: proceed to intersection with I-77 North, Exit 82, use directions from * From I-81: proceed to I-77 South to Exit 82, turn left at the exit ramp, use directions from