At the VIRTUAL JULEBYEN you will find:
An Online Market with foods and unique, hand-made gifts by local artisans.
* Online Troll Village , with a book corner meet regional authors and illustrators) and a variety of recreational exhibits and vendors.
Visit us online and enjoy the celebration!
There have been signs of "hidden folk" along the trail starting at the Shilhon
Walk approximately 1 mile on a self-guided circular trail through the woods to
learn about Scandinavian Folklore. At stops along the way you'll be able to
read about Tomten, Trolls, Dwarves, Elves and Nisse and engage in nature-friendly
Download the Huldrefolk Trail Map and Story here.
Please dress for the weather and be prepared for icy, wet and snowy conditions. Wear a mask and practice social distancing. Bring water and a snack. Sorry, no bathroom or food will be available this year.
This is a COVID safe opportunity for individuals and familes to get out of the house and celebrate in the Christmas season.
Directions: Drive 17 miles out of Duluth on Hwy 61 to East Shilhon Road. Turn left. Drive .7 mile to the Knife River Trailhead on the right. Parking is available in a small lot or along the road. (Google map)
Is the Knife River area infested with trolls? What can be done?
Watch a video of the Julebyen Troll Patrol in action.
Songs of the season. Norwegian Style.
Earl's Chair Gunny's Guitar
For further information contact:
Carol Ojard Carlson, Julebyen Chair
PO Box 245, Knife River, Mn. 55609
Phone: (218) 834-5950