IMPORTANT NOTE: The following information pertains to the 2017 Minnesota State Fair.
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World-class forest sports athletes compete in a decathlon of timber events designed to challenge even the heartiest lumberjacks. Flannel-clad woodsmen and women will compete in single buck sawing, obstacle pole, logrolling, hot saw, speed climbing and more. From the precision and control required for the axe throw to the power and technique needed for the springboard chop, audience members will see a wide variety of exciting, fast-paced events. Free with fair admission.

Daily at noon, 3, 5:30, and 7 p.m.

Located at The North Woods on the east side of Cooper Street between Lee and Randall avenues, east of Little Farm Hands. See a State Fair map.