Shire of Coldedernhale

The Shire of Coldedernhale is the Central South Dakota chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., (SCA), encompassing Corson, Dewey, Gregory, Hughes (Eastern part), Jones, Lyman, Mellette, Stanley, Todd, Tripp and Ziebach counties based in Pierre, South Dakota.


Welcome to the Shire of Coldedernhale!
We are the SCA shire that covers all of central South Dakota










There are meetings every Tuesday from 7:30-9:30 in the garage behind New Life Assembly of God Church. 1120 N. Harrison Ave in Pierre, SD.

Starting Saturday, February 22, fighter practice from Noon to 2-ish. Learn how to do fencing or heavy fighting.

If you have questions you can contact Dawson Lewis/Ealdred of Malmesbury at EaldredSCA AT aol.com or 605-222-9530.

Here are upcoming events in and around the shire:


Provost Challenge
Friday, April 25th through Sunday the 27th. This is at the Oahe Downstream lodge. There is camping on site next to the river, a huge fire ring and room for lots of fun. Not to mention all the Rapier fighting you could want on Saturday. See this page for more details.



The SCA, Inc. is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to recreating the Middle Ages. We welcome new members, any and all! Coldedernhale is located in the Kingdom of Northshield, the 18th kingdom in the known world!