Be a part of Hayward’s legendary summer celebration, the Lumberjack World Championships by racing 5K (3.1 miles) at the shore of Lake Hayward.  The race starts and finishes at Lumberjack Bowl.



Register online beginning May 15, 2017, or…

Register in person at the American Birkebeiner office through July 21, or…

In person on race day.

The first 150 registrants will receive a commemorative t-shirt.

Registration Fee:

  • Ages 19 and over: $30 through July 16. $35 after July 16.
  • Ages 18 and under: $10 through race day.


All participants will receive a darn fine Lumberjack Run t-shirt – YoHo!

Prizes awarded for best lumberjack costume – male & female

The Top Male, Top Female and One Lucky Finisher (Drawn at Random) Will Win a Free Entry to Any Birkie Event!

Schedule/Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pickup

Race packet pickup on July 20 and 21, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, at the American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation Office.

Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup

Race day registration and packet pick up will be on race day 7:00 to 7:45 am at the Lumberjack Bowl

Race Schedule

  • 8am Race Start

Darn Fine Sponsors

2016 Lumberjack Sponsors