Lumberjack AXEperience

Be a lumberjack for a day with World Champion lumberjack, Darren Hudson! Located at his Wild Axe Park in a beautiful setting along the timeless Barrington River, on Nova Scotia’s South Shore, this location is sure to offer an experience like no other in North America! Come join us beneath the pines as we guide you through the five essential and exciting lumberjack skills!


Tree Climbing

Axe Throwing

Bow Sawing

Cross Cut Sawing



Other days are available upon request, please phone about availability. 

Please phone (902-637-7609) or email – to book your space – walk-ins welcome if space is available.

Lumberjack AXEperience Prices:

$90 – Adults

$25 – Youth (ages 10 – 18) when accompanied by a paying adult 

$50 – Youth (ages 10-18) when participating without an adult

Please Note: There is a $25 charge per non participating adult at the Wild Axe Park.  It’s hard not to give something a try when everyone is having so much fun! 

Minimum booking of 4 people per AXEperience.

*All prices are subject to 15% HST

Each session is at least 3 hours in length (may be longer for larger groups). A change of clothes may be required and a spare pair of sneakers for logrolling. Come prepared to step outside your comfort zone and try something new!

All measures are taken to ensure a safe and fun experience in a controlled environment – great for all ages!

Drop In Axe Throwing – Tuesday Nights July – September
Learn to throw an axe and participate in a group axe throwing activity in an outdoor setting.
Axes and instruction will be provided
Ages 10 and up


Private Axe Throwing Sessions
Available by appointment June – October
Ideal for family fun activities, birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties & more!
Ages 10 and up



Reservations are required. Other days upon request and based on availability. The full Lumberjack experience takes at least 3 hours. Minimum of four people required. Participants must be at least 10 years of age. Payment is taken upon arrival. Evening and group bookings may be available upon request. Appropriate footwear is necessary and a change of clothes is recommended.

Check out the Rick Mercer Report featuring Darren Hudson!

Check out the CTV Nova Scotia Surprises segment that featured our Lumberjack AXEperience!