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Maple’s Sweet Story
An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019
Take a guided walk through the farm’s sugar bush. Learn how to pick the right tree, then watch how maple trees are tapped and sap is collected. Stop by the French and Native camp to hear and see how these techniques have changed through the years. Then visit the sugar shack to see and smell the sap being boiled down into maple sugar. You will even get to taste a sample of maple syrup at the end of the tour. Real maple sugar products and pancakes will be available for purchase. Tours begin every ½ hour, last approximately one hour and are entirely outdoors. Dress for the weather.
Time: 11- 2:30 p.m.
- February 23
- March 2 – 3, 9 – 10, 16 – 17, 23 – 24 & 30 – 31
Cost: $3 child, $5 adult
Location: Kensington Farm Center – Map Me
A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $24 annually for seniors or $10 daily.