Gate Schedule:

Mike Gersvig - Booshway

Early Camp Set up - June 13 (no services)
Opening Ceremony - June 16; 7 pm
Closing Ceremony - June 22; 1 pm
Long Term Camp Set-up - Closed on Sunday June 16th at 6 pm
Short Term Camp Gate Hours - June 17-21; 8-9 am and 5-6 pm
Public Hours - Saturday June 15th and Sunday June 16th — 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Current High Plains Regional Rendezvous

2019 — Sheldon, North Dakota

Join us for a traditional re-enactment of pre-1840’s Fur Trade Era camp and events, nestled in on the Sheyenne River.  

Located 57 miles southwest of Fargo, ND the 2019 will be packed with activities for all ages including shooting events, seminars/demonstrations, primitive archery, hawk & knife, kid’s games, women’s events and so much more. Fun for the whole family. If your talent is not in competition, bring your musical instruments to share other talents with the camp.

2019 HPRR promises to have competitions, activities, demonstrations, and educational sessions for everyone! Including numerous black powder shooting events; rifle, shot-gun, pistol, trade gun and flintlocks. As well as archery contests, hawk and knife throws, flu-flu shoot, camp games, cooking contests, seminars, and women’s and kid’s games.

The High Plains Regional Rendezvous is a pre-1840 Rendezvous. All camps, accoutrements, clothing and trade goods are required to be representative of those prior to the 1840 Fur Trade Era. Rendezvous participants must be in period clothing, including footwear, to enter and leave camp from June 16 until after closing ceremony.

 Camp Flyer — Includes registration form, and contact information.

Directions to Rendezvous Site:


From I-29, take exit 49 ND-46. 31 Miles West on ND-46, Left (south) on 140th Ave SE (towards Sheldon). 8.5 mi turn left (east) on 62 1/2 St SE. 3 mi to camp site.


Driving Estimates:


Kansas City, MO 607 Mi Omaha, NE 427 Mi

Minneapolis, MN 260 MI Rapid City, SD 450 Mi

Bismarck, ND 188 Mi Sioux Falls, SD 251 Mi


Directions from Fargo Directions from Minneapolis Directions from Sioux Falls

Directions from Billings

Click on any of the pictures to be taken to a link that will give you directions from each site.   The address of the Sheldon Rendezvous Site is 6233 143rd Ave. SE, Sheldon, ND 58068-9758.  If you click on the blue address link it will bring up google and you can enter where you are traveling from to get directions from your location. 

Trade Rules — Read the Trade Chief's rules regarding trade goods. Trade Tokens will be awarded for Rendezvous events. All 2019 HPRR tokens will need to be redeemed at the 2019 Rendezvous.

2019 Staff:


Booshway:                   Mike Gjersvig 651-249-3053

Segundo:                     Tucker Roster 701-866-2092

Purser:                         Jan Zaeske 701-232-2724

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For more information on the 2019 High Plains Regional Rendezvous, contact us.

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