The Shire of Midhaven (Skagit, San Juan & North Island Counties, WA)
Date: April 27 , 2002 until April, 28 2002
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on April 27th 2002
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on April 28th 2002
East Meets West Equestrian Pilgrimage and Challenge
(April 26-27 (sic), 2002)
“When April with his sweet showers has pierced the drought of March
to the root…
Then people long to go on pilgrimages and palmers long to seek
strange shores and far off shrines known in various lands…”
Excerpted from “The Prologue” Canterbury Tales by Chaucer
An equestrian event for everyone! Come to the Shire of Midhaven (Mt.
Vernon, WA) for 1 ½ hour morning and early afternoon family trail
rides, 2 days of equestrian competition (SAT 4/26 – IKEQ,
qualifications and practice. SUN 4/27 – Challenge course
competition). Site opens 7 p.m. Friday. Closes 6 p.m Sunday.
SCHEDULE: Friday: Site opens 6 pm Saturday: Trail rides 9am, 11am,
1 pm. Lunch – 12-2 pm. Practice and IKEQ: 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Sunday: competition 9 am-3:30 pm
(Schedule subject to change.)
FEES: $5 member site fee, $8 non-member site fee (children 12 and
under free), $8 lunch. Make checks payable to “Shire of Midhaven,
$16 trail ride, $10 tent fee, $50 all day rental (includes trail
ride), $100 all weekend rental (250lb weight limit on rentals) $12
haul-in fee, $25 stable fee. Credit cards or checks made out
to “Langs Horse and Pony Farm”. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED by April 20th.
Contact Kerij-e below.
HOTELS: There are several hotels in the Mt. Vernon/Burlington area
within 10-15 minutes of the site. We usually stay at the Comfort
Inn in Burlington.
DIRECTIONS: Langs Horse and Pony Farm 21463 Little Mountain Road,
Mount Vernon WA 98273
FROM THE SOUTH:
I-5 North to the Anderson Road Exit, #225, in Mount Vernon, go right
onto Anderson Road. Take immediate left onto Cedardale Road. You
will be headed North and traveling parallel to I-5. At stop sign, go
right onto Blackburn. Stay on Blackburn about 1 mile until road
makes 90 degree turn to right. The name of the road changes to
Little Mountain Road at th ecurve. The farm is located 1-1/2 miles
up Little Mountain Road on the left. Take the entrance with the SCA
sign. If you see the “Lang’s Horse and Pony Farm” sign, you’ve gone
one driveway too far.
FROM THE NORTH:
Take I-5 south to the Anderson Road Exit, #225, in South Mount
Vernon. Take a left on Anderson, cross over I-5 and take an
immediate left onto Cedardale Road. You will be headed North and
traveling parallel to I-5. Follow the rest of the directions above.
AUTOCRATS: Mistress Kerij-e (Crystal Smithwick) 11112 NE 111th
Place, Kirkland, WA 98033 425-827-7629
Crystal_smithwick@hotmail.com Lord Thorkel (Tom Royal) 20817
Prairie Road, Sedro-Wooley, WA 98284 (360)724-3589