Northwoods’ Lumberjack World Championships

Northern Wisconsin Lumberjack World Championships

Each July, the town of Hayward, Wisconsin plays host to the toughest and most skilled woodsmen (and women) at the Lumberjack World Championships. Hayward sits in the heart of the great Northwoods, so what better place to bring the world’s best loggers to showcase their talents. The event, which originated in 1960, is held each year in the Lumberjack Bowl (formerly a large log-holding pond for Northern Wisconsin Lumber Company). When the event started in 1960, lumberjack sports events were … [Read more...]