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Event : Nature

Forest Days 2013 - Belgian logging championships

Forest Days 2013 - Belgian logging championships
© Vanderthommen J-L
  • Opening periods
    • from Saturday 20 September 2014 to Sunday 21 September 2014 (Only on: Saturday, Sunday)
    • Address:

      Abbaye de Stavelot
      4970 STAVELOTBelgium

    • MAPS: Google Maps

    Unusual logging competition with lots of activities: conferences, competitions, etc. In Stavelot, 14 & 15/09/13.

    A trade fair linked to wood and renewable energy takes place on odd years.

    The championship takes place over 2 days: Saturday is reserved for the qualifying rounds. The final takes place on Sunday. Among the most spectacular challenges there are:

    • Wood-cutting with a hand saw,
    • Logging in the forest,
    • Coppicing iron,
    • Chainsaw balancing
    • Chainsaw sculpting competition! (Sunday 5pm).

    Many attractive activities will be offered, for example a pollarding demonstration!

    New for 2013: All the activities will take place within the abbey... Make the most of this by discovering the three museums!

    Malmedy's Forest Days take place over the third weekend in September every year.


    • tel. : +32 (0) 479 23 67 73
    • website :
    • email :

    PLUSTourist information on the town STAVELOT



    We are not responsible for any changes in dates and/or programmes. Please contact the organiser prior to departure.