Maple Sugaring Events

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Saturday & Sunday, March 25 & 26, 2017 @ 1-4 pm

Celebrate the spring thaw and our Wisconsin heritage at Maple Sugar Days March. The program includes a short walk to the sugarbush, a visit to an old-time sugarin’ camp,a boil down demonstration and handson activities for children. A pancake with real maple syrup will top off your day. The guided hikes begin at 1 pm and continue every 15 minutes until 4 pm. Maple sugar treats and tapping equipment will be available for purchase.

$6 per person, payable at the door. Children ages 2 & under – FREE

$3 Regular parking fee in effect. FREE parking for FOW Members

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Maple Sugar Days for Scouts

Saturday & Sunday, March 25 & 26, 2017 @ Noon-1 pmmaple sugar tree

Reserved Hikes Start at 12:00, 12:20 and 12:40 pm

Youth and scout groups are invited to join in the Wisconsin spring tradition of Maple Sugarin’. This 2-hour program includes a guided walk through the sugarbush, tree drilling practice, a visit to an old-fashioned sugarin’ camp, activities that teach about the Native American origins of maple syrup, and a taste of real maple syrup on a pancake. Refreshments including popcorn and maple sugar cotton candy will be available for purchase.

$6 per person. Optional Maple Sugar fun patches can be pre-ordered at time of reservation for $2 a patch

$3 Regular parking fee in effect. FREE parking for FOW Members

Pre-registration is required and begins Monday, January 16


Maple Tapping Workshop

Sunday, February 26, 2017 @ Noon-2 pmDIY tapping drilling tree

Join an expert maple syrup maker and learn how to turn your backyard maple tree into liquid gold! The workshops will cover how to identify a suitable tree, the tools and tricks of drilling and tapping, how to safely store and boil-down sap, and the process of “finishing off” and storing syrup. Sample delicious syrup on pancakes and take home a set of tapping supplies, including a spile, bag, and holder.

$25 per person; $20 for Friend of Wehr Members

$3 Regular parking fee in effect. FREE parking for FOW Members

Reservations guarantee a seat: (414) 425-8550. Walk-ins are welcome as space allows