The object is to pull your opponent up onto their feet. You put your feet against theirs and pull.
Pioneer Games ~ http://www.enjoyutah.org/2014/07/celebrate-pioneers-pioneer-games-and.html
Butter making and other pioneer day ideas... I remember doing this at vacation bible school before it was all big boxed theme curriculum purchased for complete lack of imagination and commitment of the congregation.
Lots of Pioneer Day game ideas for our combined activity.
Pioneer Day gift - games, ice cream in a zip loc bag, pioneer stories, etc. @ andersenseven.typepad.com
Have you ever wondered what games pioneer children played? Laura Ingalls Wilder describes many games and activities in her books, and research shows us a few other games that children played during this era.
button whirligig! Kids love these, but beware....keep away from hair!
Making Life Fun!: Pioneer Day- 24th of July -LDS Ward Activity
candle dipping and many more great pioneer ideas
Pioneer Day activity that kids love - wash clothes on an old fashioned washboard then pin on a clothesline to dry. Use small rags or you can cut out shapes that look like clothes such as shirts from scrap fabric.