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Woodsmen Lumberjack Days, Tupper Lake

Olympic Byway, County Rt. 3 and State Rt. 30, near Tupper Lake in Franklin County

For a thrilling Adirondack weekend steeped in the region’s traditions, come to the Tupper Lake Woodsmen’s Days and experience chain saw carving demonstrations, axe throwing competitions, greased pole climbing and dozens of other fun events for the entire family.

Lumberjacks have been a part of Tupper Lake's history for over a century. They have competed in woodsmen games in Tupper Lake for most of that time. The Woodsmen Lumberjack Days was created by the Tupper Lake Woodsmen's Association in 1980. Each year, volunteers and members of the Association work to bring new and exciting activities, competitions, displays, fun, and activities to what is now one of the Adirondack Region's largest summer spectacles.

Closest Community:

Tupper Lake

Closest Byway:Olympic Byway
Distance from Byway:on
Closest Route #:County Rt. 3 and State Rt. 30
Months Occurring:july
Best Season:summer
Best Time:

2nd weekend in July

Indoors or Outdoors:both
Admission Fee:no
ADA Compliance:yes
Restroom Available:yes
Bus Parking:yes
URL:Woodsmen Lumberjack Days, Tupper Lake website


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