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Les Cognées - Mechanical Skidding Contest

Skidding Mechanized contest of Les Gets organized by Les Cognées is the international reference motorized events in the forestry sector.

Entertainment/recreation Les Cognées - Mechanical Skidding Contest Les Gets


On Friday 09 June 2023
Les Gets (74260)

This skidders competition across all markets awaited by professionals and enthusiasts is an exceptional show where reigns a unique atmosphere
The program, skidders Competition, Forest Fair - Exhibition - Demonstration - Fast food - Drinking - musical ambiance

This competition, unique in the world, includes about fifteen forest tractors driven by experienced drivers, evolving in a technical and timed course, the objective being to count the least penalty in a minimum of time over two rounds. Organized every two years in Les Gets, in Haute-Savoie, the competition brings together a large number of professionals and passionate forest professionals from all over France and neighboring countries (around 30,000 spectators in 2015 and 2017).

This weekend also allows the public to discover or rediscover all the equipment used for the exploitation of our forests, thanks to a forest fair made up of about fifty exhibitors, including the main skidders world manufacturers. Several demonstrations complete the program. The Mechanized Skidding Contest of France is now an unavoidable event in the forestry sector, where atmosphere and friendliness are the key words!


Free of charge.


Open to children
Languages spoken : English, French
Languages of documentation : English, French


From Friday 9 to Sunday 11 June 2023.


Le parking des Perrières 74260 Les Gets

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Information update on 09/03/2023 by Office de Tourisme des Gets