2018 Rocky Mountain Regional Conference Concrete Canoe Competition

The 2018 Rocky Mountain Regional Conference Concrete Canoe Competition will take place on Saturday, April 7th at Angostura Reservoir, near Hot Springs, SD. This is about a one hour drive from Rapid City. Directions from the Howard Johnson Hotel to Angostura are linked below:
Directions to Angostura Reservoir
Below is a link to the 2018 Concrete Canoe Competition Rules:

Rules

Overnight Trailer Parking (for Day 1):

Secured overnight parking is available for trailers on the side of the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. Currently this will only be available for the night of April 5th. On the morning of April 6th, canoes can be unloaded and taken into the civic center through a loading door near this parking lot. 

Aesthetics Judging

Bridge and Canoe display portion will take place concurrently on the morning of April 6th (exact time TBD). Canoes can be unloaded and taken through a loading bay in the Barnett Arena and into Rushmore Hall where the judging will take place. Below is a floorplan of the civic center with an approximate path drawn from the loading area to Rushmore Hall. 
Civic Center Ground Level Floorplan

Papers/Presentations

Concrete canoe paper presentation will take place on Friday from 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M., at the Civic Center. The exact location to be determined. Concrete Canoe papers must be submitted by March 1, 2018, to asce@mines.sdsmt.edu with
hardcopies sent to: Civil Department Attn: ASCE, 501 East Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701
Additionally, please note that you will have to submit this to the National website as outlined in the rules. 

Captains' Meeting

The canoe captains' meeting will take place on Friday from 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M., with the exact location to be determined.  

Races

The racing portion of the competition will take place on Saturday, April 7th at Angostura Reservoir near Hot Springs, SD. This is approximately a 1 hour drive from Rapid City. Canoe drop off is at 7:30 A.M. Below is a link to directions from the Howard Johnson Hotel to to the reservoir.
Directions to Angostura Reservoir
The competition will take place on the northeast side of the reservoir. Below is a picture of the area with the competition location circled in red. 
A tentative schedule for Saturday is posted below: