Anchorage Fur Rendezvous: Answers
|spring or leap like a ball
thick animal hair
meeting at a pre-arranged place
an aquatic mammal prized for
materials kept in stock for future use
athletic equipment used for jumping into the air
person who catches wild
animals for a living
large seal-like mammal with tusks
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Anchorage Fur Rendezvous
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Who is considered the winner of Blanket Toss Event?
Where is the game often played?
When did this game start?
1. The player who bounces the highest
2. At festivals and other Inuit celebrations
3. When mountain men, Inuits and fur traders used to meet at a pre-arranged place in the early spring of each year.