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Madras Rockhound Pow Wow
The All Rockhounds Pow-Wow Club of America, Inc.

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David Ellsworth

Spring Dig
Saddle Mountain
18 & 19 April 2020

Madras Pow-Wow
25-28 June 2020

Fall Dig
Teanaway/Red Top Mountain
12 & 13 September 2020

Mission Statement

As a non-profit organization The All Rockhounds Pow-Wow Club of America, Inc
intends to stimulate interest in the Earth Sciences

All phases of the rock collecting and stone cutting hobby, lapidary trades, demonstrations, and showcasing such materials as maybe used for educational, social, cultural or scientific enlightenment will be included

The club will cooperate with proper authorities and other interested parties in preserving and protecting objects of historical and archeological values and promote safety and respect for the property rights of others while rock hunting

Photo Album

71st Year of Madras Rockhound Pow Wow weather
25-28 June 2020
9 AM - 6 PM

Jefferson County Fairgrounds Map
Madras, Oregon

FREE PARKING • FREE ADMISSION • FREE ENTERTAINMENT

80+ dealers providing all your lapidary needs,
daily field trips, activities, camping, nightly entertainment
and all the fun you can handle

Membership required for field trips

GET YOUR SUPPLY OF
carvings • clocks & motors • crystals • faceted gemstones fossils • findings •
intarsia jewelry • minerals • rock equipment • rough & polished rock, etc

Sponsored by: All Rockhounds Pow-Wow Club of America, Inc
WHERE ROCKHOUNDS MEET FRIENDS . . . FRIENDS MEET ROCKHOUNDS

Spring Dig weather
Saddle Mountain
18 & 19 April 2020

The Saddle Mountain dig is about 20 miles south of Vantage near Mattawa, WA
Camp will be at the Buckshot Ranch Boat Launch two miles south of Mattawa Map
west off highway 243 at the Columbia River

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife requires a Discover Pass for camping at Buck Shot
Camping is free
It is a dry camping site, no potable water or electricity
There is a Brick outhouse for our use

The public is invited to attend
Membership required to participate in the activities
We will be digging for petrified wood, picture wood, limb sections and, possibly, common opal

Saturday evening at 5:00pm a potluck dinner will be served with hot dogs and hamburgers
furnished by the Pow Wow Club
Dinner will be followed by a short general meeting and donated door prizes

Sunday morning at 8am a pancake and sausage breakfast is furnished by the Pow Wow Club
(weather permitting)

Tailgating and rock swapping is highly encouraged

Fall Dig weather
Teanaway/Red Top Mountain
12 & 13 September 2020

The Pow Wow camps at the Teanaway Community Campground Map
Drive east from Cle Elum, WA on State Road 970 to the Teanaway River Road (turn left off 970)
Drive approximately 7.2 miles, turn left
Drive 7/10 of a mile to the campground on the left

A Discover Pass is required
Camping is free
It is a dry camp with outhouses, but no potable water or electricity

The public is invited to attend
Membership required to participate in the activities
We will dig for agates, crystal nodules and jadeite
There will be a Saturday evening potluck dinner at 5:00PM
Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided by the Pow Wow Club
Dinner will be followed by the general membership meeting to elect club officers followed by donated door prizes

Sunday morning at 8 is a pancake and sausage breakfast furnished by the Pow Wow Club (weather permitting)

Tailgating and rock swapping is encouraged

Note: Some of the parking places at the dig sites require a forest services permit, which can be purchased at the trailheads for around $5 a day