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Maple Sugaring in Basking Ridge
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- As of January 5, 2023, these are the details that have been released about this event.
Maple sugaring is a tradition in the Northeast that began centuries ago with the Native Americans and Colonists. People of all ages are invited to see this tradition brought to life at the Environmental Education Center (EEC). You will see how trees are tapped, view sap-collecting methods past and present, and see the boiling process that produces delicious New Jersey maple syrup.
This 60-minute, outdoor program is conducted at the Sugar Shack, a ½-mile hike from the EEC. Please arrive at the EEC 30-40 minutes before the program start time to purchase tickets and hike to the Sugar Shack to meet your Naturalist. Please dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Boots are recommended as the trails can be wet, muddy, and/or covered by snow.
When is this event?
February 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
When is the raindate?
In inclement weather, please call 908-722-1200 ext.5002 to check the status of the program. Maple Sugaring tickets are non-refundable, unless cancelled by the EEC.
Does this event repeat?
This event will be held on Saturdays and Sundays in February.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?No
Maple Sugar Program Activities
- You will see how trees are tapped, view sap-collecting methods past and present, and see the boiling process that produces delicious New Jersey maple syrup.
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