Game of Logging
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Game of Logging Level 1

  • Thursday, September 10, 2020, 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

On Thursday, September 10th the Game of Logging Level 1 course will focus on introducing the participant to open face felling and to develop techniques to safely fall a tree. Topics include: personal protective equipment, chainsaw safety features, chainsaw reactive forces, bore cutting, pre-planning the fell, and understanding hinge wood strength.

Participants need to bring safety equipment (hard hat/shield; hearing protection; chaps; steel toe boots...), chainsaw and lunch. Both workshops will start at 7:30 am and end around 5:00 pm and will take place at the property of Ed Welch and Donna Trautwein Welch, 105 Dankers Rd., Johnsburg, NY 12843. Rain or Shine.

Cost per person, per class $45.00. Pre-registration is required. There will be no refunds if cancelling 5 days prior to September 10. . For more information or to register, contact Dan Carusone at or call (518) 623-3291.




Dan Carusone
4-H Community Educator


Trautwein Property
105 Dankers Rd
Johnsburg, NY 12843

Last updated June 2, 2020