Championship Lumberjack Competition

Description:

The Mountain State Forest Festival Lumberjack Contest

Events to Include:

  • Chain Saw
  • Axe Throwing
  • Two-Person Crosscut Sawing (Any Saw)
  • Jack and Jill Crosscut Sawing
  • Jill and Jill Crosscut Sawing
  • Tree Felling Contest
  • Wood Chopping Contest

Location:

The Lumberjack Contests will be held at the Coronation Platform on the campus of Davis & Elkins College on Saturday Morning (the Main weekend of Festival prior to Closing Ceremony Sunday).

Scheduled Date(s) & Time(s):

Estimated Schedule of Events
Lumberjack Contest
Saturday, October 4, 2014

  • Registration and Drawing for Wood 7:00 AM
  • Stage Hand Briefing 7:45 AM
  • Competition Begins 8:30 AM
  • Chain Saw 8:30 AM
  • Axe Throwing Preliminary * 8:30-10:30 AM
  • Two-Person Crosscut Sawing (Any Saw) 9:00 AM
  • Jack and Jill Crosscut Sawing 9:30 AM
  • Jill and Jill Crosscut Sawing 10:00 AM
  • Axe Throwing Finals 10:30 AM
  • Tree Felling Contest 11:00 AM
  • Wood Chopping Contest 11:30 AM
  • Lumberjack Contest Awards Ceremony 12:00 Noon

* Contestants may throw axes at target in tree felling area between 8:30 AM and 10:30
AM, at their convenience. The top six (6) finalists will throw for prizes just prior to the
tree felling contest.

Contact:

Gary Hart, Assistant Director

Sponsors:

Allegheny Wood Products, Inc.
Barger Forestry Services
Eastern Hardwoods
Mon Power a FirstEnergy Company
Myles Lumber Company
Penn Virginia Resource Partners
Polino Contracting, Inc.
State Farm, Jodie Parrack
Suddenlink
Tri-State Forest Products, LLC
US Forest Service

An entry fee of $10.00 per person per event must be submitted with your entry form.

Printable Registration Form for Download:

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