Some Small Time Logging

April 2016

The tree farm had six very nice fir and hemlock trees blow down during winter storms last year. We are finally getting them to the sawmill. Here's some photos:

Fir sawlogs cabled down the sidehill with  pulleys and now ready to move to loading area


2001 Komatsu PC40 Mini Excavator
This machine makes it all easy.
...another shot

Mini Excavator makes quick work of loading the heavy logs


Two Hemlock trees and a smaller Fir ready for pickup

Securing on the trailer for transport to the Sawmill

Heavy load

Popcorn Pond area Hemlock ready for loading

Out the gate and on the way

Finished lumber back to the tree farm

First Load:  1992 board feet 2x4 and 2x6

Unloading the finished rough-cut lumber for storage


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