Story last updated at 6/3/2009 - 12:14 pm
JUNEAU - Gold Rush Days will be return to Juneau June 27-28. Mining events will be held on Saturday, June 27 and logging events are held on Sunday June 28 at Savikko Park. Each day's events will begin at 9 a.m.
Mining events for men include 128 Overshot Mucking, Hand Mucking, Jackleg Drilling, Spike Driving and Team Drilling. Mining events for women will include Hand Mucking and Spike Driving.
Logging events for men will include Axe Throwing, Horizontal Chopping, Log Rolling, Obstacle Pole Bucking, Power Saw Bucking, Speed Climbing, Vertical Chopping and Choker Setter.. Logging events for women will include Axe Throwing, Horizontal Chopping, Log Rolling, Obstacle Pole Bucking, Power Saw Bucking, Vertical Chopping and Choker Setter.
Other events will include Gold Panning and a Children's Carnival from 1-3 p.m. each day.
Look for more information in upcoming issues of the CCW.