Maple Syrup Making and Guided Sap Collecting Hikes in the Sugarbush


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Saturday January 15

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10:00 AM  –  11:00 AM

Preregistration is required. Tickets must be purchased online. Reserve quickly, this program sells out! As with all Cincinnati Nature Center programs, please leave your dog at home for this group hike.

Hit the trail for a guided interactive maple hike. Collect sap in the sugarbush and see the steaming evaporator as we boil down to “liquid gold” maple syrup. 

Important registration details: 

  • Preregistration assures we can operate in small, socially distanced groups. 

  • Register all adults and children 3 and over. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

  • You are registering for a program that starts at a specific time. Please be sure to arrive on time. 

  • Dress for the weather; this is an outdoor program.

Please meet outside the Outdoor Learning Center at our Rowe Woods location. Guided tours begin on the parking lot side of at the Outdoor Learning Center. Look for the “Sap Hikes Start Here” sign.

Members free; nonmember adult $10 and nonmember child $6 (includes daily admission).  

By registering below, you agree to the following:

Updated Mask Policy as of Monday, November 8, 2021: Masks are required indoors for unvaccinated people (individuals kindergarten and up). Masks are not required indoors for fully vaccinated individuals or for preschool children and younger. Masks are not required outdoors or under pavilions and tents.
Pet Policy for Programs/Events: For the comfort and safety of all guests, no pets are allowed at programs or events. Service animals specifically trained to aid a person with a disability are welcome. Therapy animals, whose function is to provide comfort or emotional support, do not qualify as service animals. For more information about pets on our grounds, please see our pet policies on our website.
Cancellation Policy: Please note that cancellations must be made at least two weeks in advance of the event. No refunds or transfers of fees will occur if the request is made less than two weeks prior to the event. All programs continue, rain or shine. In the event that Cincinnati Nature Center cancels a program, full refunds will be issued.
Covid-19 Policies: Cincinnati Nature Center will run advertised programs using consideration of recommendations made by the CDC and local health agencies. Current Covid-19 protocols can be found online on our website. Cincinnati Nature Center may update the status or format of programs and events based on Covid-19 conditions at the time of the program.
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