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  Topic: Looking to have a rifle made
KHickam

Replies: 15
Views: 31324

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jul 14, 2014 5:53 pm   Subject: Looking to have a rifle made
I think I saw a GH Christian brass smoothbore for sale recently in that price range
  Topic: Story of Survival - Headwaters of Grand River Trek
KHickam

Replies: 1
Views: 6451

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Wed Feb 19, 2014 12:21 pm   Subject: Story of Survival - Headwaters of Grand River Trek
Well, I plan to re-create this trek next summer minus the horse wreck I hope.

Anybody up in SD?
  Topic: Story of Survival - Headwaters of Grand River Trek
KHickam

Replies: 1
Views: 6451

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:09 pm   Subject: Story of Survival - Headwaters of Grand River Trek
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30th of August 1826, Moon of Ripe Plums. The old trapper struggled to regain his feet, but every attempt was met by dizzying pain and the foul ...
  Topic: Frizzen Life
KHickam

Replies: 14
Views: 21735

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 7:27 am   Subject: Working now
Ground it smooth and put a bit of a different angle on it - wouldn't spark - so took a can - wrapped frizzen in deer hide scraps and stuck in a very hot fire for 30 mins - then quenched quickly in wat ...
  Topic: Frizzen Life
KHickam

Replies: 14
Views: 21735

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:43 am   Subject: Frizzen Life
Wore my fowler steel out - and enlarged the touch hole - 250 lbs of lead down range before it went out - so that is 5000 shots.

Haven't had any success trying to re-harden it - will get a replaceme ...
  Topic: Horses on the trail
KHickam

Replies: 12
Views: 14724

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:40 am   Subject: More update
Well, I have done it a few times and it has been a blast - so much so that now I am looking at acquiring period tack - my other tack was okay for me and my horse but now I want to start going to event ...
  Topic: Colorado Colonial Encampment 2011
KHickam

Replies: 5
Views: 7061

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2011 7:44 pm   Subject: Colorado Colonial Encampment 2011
Probably about the same from Timber Lake, SD
  Topic: 2 Days - one night horse trek
KHickam

Replies: 2
Views: 3540

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 5:30 pm   Subject: 2 Days - one night horse trek
I just got back from a scout/trek on the Grand River. We covered about 40 miles over the two days. I set up a base camp and scouted from horseback up the Grand River and numerous feeder creeks and d ...
  Topic: Colorado Colonial Encampment 2011
KHickam

Replies: 5
Views: 7061

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Aug 23, 2011 8:41 pm   Subject: Wow
Sounds fun - good luck with the event

Dan'l Hickham


Keith Hickam
ALRA #25
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  Topic: Fort Union Rendezvous
KHickam

Replies: 2
Views: 3813

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Jun 07, 2011 12:55 pm   Subject: Fort Union Rendezvous
How is the water level in the river?
  Topic: Cheating the intent of muzzleloader season
KHickam

Replies: 92
Views: 83130

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Sun Dec 12, 2010 8:04 pm   Subject: Hmmmm
Does climbing a tree (live oak) about 10 ft above the convergence of a couple deer trails make me a "tree stand" hunter?

My 9 pt fell at about 20 yds from me after virtually dropping in ...
  Topic: How Many Reenactors & Trekkers live in Texas?
KHickam

Replies: 8
Views: 9640

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 8:11 pm   Subject: How Many Reenactors & Trekkers live in Texas?
I live in Central Texas most of the year - upper missouri fur trade ca 1810
  Topic: Kudos to Ye Olde Craftsman
KHickam

Replies: 1
Views: 3674

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 5:50 pm   Subject: Kudos to Ye Olde Craftsman
Received a powder measure from Ye Olde Craftsman. Very simple but well done. Will serve me well. Very nice.

Keith Hickam
  Topic: Across the Wide Missouri
KHickam

Replies: 1
Views: 2854

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Mon Jul 19, 2010 7:26 pm   Subject: Across the Wide Missouri
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It was late July, the Lakota called it the Moon of Thunder, perhaps a reference to the frequent thunderstorms that rolled across the prairie. ...
  Topic: How old are YOU???
KHickam

Replies: 87
Views: 66852

PostForum: Message Board   Posted: Fri May 21, 2010 3:46 pm   Subject: Hmmmm
45 yrs old in the summer - I have been doing muzzleloading since around my 15th year - I think? So, that is going on 30 yrs off and on. I started doing trekking in 1985 or so. But, I often grabbed ...
 
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