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Biggest Blueberry Contest – Gunflint Trail

August 12

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until August 12, 2017

blackberry grows on bush outside

Gunflint Trail, MN

Can you find the BIGGEST blueberry of the season? The 1st annual Biggest Blueberry Contest will be held on the Gunflint Trail from Friday July 21- Saturday August 12. Blueberries will be measured by weight and must be picked fresh and not store bought. Even if you don’t have a heavy blueberry, we still encourage you to enter as you could win a prize through our randomly selected drawing.

The three rounds of Blueberry contests will be

Friday July 21 – Saturday July 29 with prize drawings on July 29
Friday July 28 – Saturday August 5 with prize drawings on August 5
Friday August 4 – Saturday August 12 with prize drawings on August 12

Look for an official Gunflint Trail weigh station to submit your blueberry! Weigh stations are Hungry Jack Outfitters, Nor’Wester Lodge, Rockwood Lodge, Golden Eagle Lodge, Tuscarora Lodge, Gunflint Lodge, Chik-Wauk Museum & Nature Center, Way of the Wilderness or Bearskin Lodge.

See a list of rules.

Admission: FREE
Age Restriction: All ages welcome

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August 12
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