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Sugar Bush Tour (Maple Syrup, 1 Hour)

Cathy Grant

Outreach Education Instructor

905 579-0411 ext. 108


Program Fee: $3.50/student

Pancake lunch option is an additional $4.00/student 

Students will travel through time to learn about the history of maple syrup, from its discovery by Indigenous Peoples, to the changes made by European Settlers, to our current methods. Other topics include how trees produce sap, tapping methods, and the importance of the Oak Ridges Moraine.


Kindergarten to High School

Tour Times

9:30-10:30 AM

10:45-11:45 AM (pancake lunch option available)

1:00-2:00 PM (pancake lunch option available)

Curriculum Connections

Personal & Social Development

Science & Technology-Natural Environment

Location Option

Purple Woods Conservation Area (March-April)


Conservation Areas

Healthy watersheds for today and tomorrow.
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