Sugar Shack

The Sugar Shack is a fascinating place where all the sap from over 50 maple trees is collected and processed into maple syrup.  If you have never seen the process where maple syrup is made, you must visit the sugar shack in the spring!  The Sugar Shack tour includes three parts and lasts about 90-120 minutes.

Sugar Bush Tour
Enjoy the tour of the Sugar Bush as you hike among the towering maple trees. See how the trees are drilled and tapped. Learn and taste why maple trees give us sweet sap, and consider how your life can be made sweeter! 

Sugar Shack Tour
Experience and taste the wonder of maple syrup production, in the Sugar Shack tour. As steam rises from the evaporator, you will see the process of turning sap to syrup. Enjoy tasting pure maple syrup, and learning the history of this native sweetness. 

Maple Candy Making
Stories of Laura Ingalls living in the big woods may pass through your memory when you think of real maple syrup... Now you can experience the delight of making your own maple syrup candy! You'll see many different ways you can use and enjoy pure maple syrup. 

Goals:

Spiritual: 

  • Campers will see that without faith in Christ it is impossible to please God. Heb. 11:6
  • Campers will evaluate their actions & activities with an eternal perspective.  1 Cor. 3:12-15, 4:5b

Information/skills:

  • Campers will learn the biology of the maple sugar tree.
  • Campers will learn the process of producing maple syrup

To schedule this tour click here.

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