Get ready, here it comes – the action-packed Paul Bunyan Days Logging Show is always held on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend.
Men and women who live in Mendocino, Humboldt, Lake, and Sonoma County compete for thousands of dollars in prize money!
Competitors check-in at 9:00 AM, elimination trials start at 11:00 AM, and the show starts at 12:00 PM.
Single Buck Handsaw
Obstacle Pole Power saw
Jack and Jill Handsaw
Double Buck Handsaw
Single Jill Handsaw
Stock Chainsaw Bucking
Jill and Jill Handsaw
Horizontal Hand Chopping
Competitors can win 1st $250 / 2nd $150 / 3rd $75 / 4th $50 / 5th $25. for each event. Women competitors are usually scored separately – the ladies win big too.
The Association provides the saws so anyone fast and strong can participate. And entry fees are low – only $15 per event, or $50 to compete in as many events as you’d like.
The logging show demonstrates the roots of what built the town of Fort Bragg.