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2017 Sammamish Knap-in 
August 17th 20th
Hosts Jim and Beverly Keffer 

Jim and Beverly Keffer will host the 5th Annual Sammamish Knap-in Thursday, August 17th Sunday, August 20th at their place in Sammamish, WA. (Address 23811 NE 14th Street, Sammamish, WA 98074 98074)

***Note this is a date change from previous years. We did this so as not to interfere with the salmon fishing at the Fort Knapadonia Knap-in.  FREE!

Accommodations:  FREE!

There is camping and parking space in the north pasture for trailers, campers and other vehicles.  Electrical power will be available on a limited basis and there are two battery chargers if needed.  Tent camping are spaces available in the orchard. 

There will also be overnight sleeping space in the shop.  The shop is two-story about 1200 sq ft per story and heated (if necessary).  There are two cots and if the pasture yeilds enough hay there will be bedding available 


If the weather is unfavorable, knapping will be in the shop.  There is adequate room on the first floor (1,000 sqft) for 30-40 knappers (or more) and it can be heated if necessary.

There will be the usual events – 2” Goat and 10-Speed.  Plus there will be targets for archery, atlatls and tomahawks.  And plan on a Saturday evening Potluck dinner.

There two grocery stores (Safeway/Albertson) within one mile as well as a couple of pharmacies.  Costco is just 7.7 miles away.

Directions - with Downloadable Map  ( 8" x 11")(right click on Map and choose 'Save picture as' )(Can be opened and printed from MS Paint):

From the East – Take I90 to the Preston exit (exit 22).  Turn right at the end of the off-ramp and turn right on SE High Point Way.  SE High Point Way becomes Preston-Fall City Road.  Continue on Preston-Fall City Road 3.7 miles to Fall City and turn left on SR-202 (Redmond-Fall City Road).  Go 8.7 miles to 244th Ave NE (stoplight) and turn left.  Go 1.2 miles and turn right on NE 14th Street, 23811 NE 14th Street is at the end of the new paved road (there will be signs). NOTE - The SPEED LIMIT on NE 14th Street is 10 MPH.  It is intended to provide safety to our neighbors - PLEASE DO NOT EXCEED THE 10 MPH LIMIT!

From North, South or West - Take I405 to WA520 and head east towards Redmond, WA (5.5 miles).  Exit at Redmond WA. SR202 and turn right towards Sammamish.  Go approximately 5.1 miles to and turn right onto 244th Ave NE. Go 1.2 miles and turn right on NE 14th Street, 23811 NE 14th Street is at the end of the gravel road (there will be signs).

Detailed Downloadable Maps 8" x 11"

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