No one does maple sugarin’ like Riveredge

Sponsor: Outpost Natural Foods
All ages
  • Become a Volunteer

    Help with Maple Sugarin’ season events and syrup production

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  • Schedule a School Field Trip

    Learn about maple syrup production

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  • Become a Riveredge Member

    Take advantage of special events and discounts during the Maple Sugarin’ season!

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Maple Sugarin’ Season at Riveredge:

The Fifth Season

We see Maple Sugarin’ season as a time to celebrate the changing of the seasons, teach about the wonders of the forest and trees around us, and experience the pure magic of turning a byproduct of nature into a delicious treat.

All our maple sugarin’ events are accessible for all with a free outdoor wheelchair reservation – call for details!

From Sap to Syrup

Ages 18+

Join Riveredge staff to learn about the sugaring process from beginning to end.

Saturday, February 25

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Family Tapping

Help us prepare for the Maple Sugarin’ season by tapping the maple trees in Riveredge’s sugarbush.

Saturday, February 25

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Maple Syrup Supper

Member event

Kicks off the season for Riveredge members and their guests.

Friday, March 3 & Saturday, March 4



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Scout & Youth Day

A hands-on day of fun for your group

Saturday, March 11 & Sunday, March 12

3 time slots each day:
9:30-11am, 11:30am-1pm, 2-3:30pm


Maple Sugarin’ Festival

The climax of the season to engage all of your senses in this “5th season” of the year

Saturday, March 18


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Outdoor Pancake Breakfast

End the season with a delightful breakfast at our Sugarbush House

Saturday, April 1 & Sunday, April 2
9-10am, 10:30-11:30am, and noon-1pm timeslots

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sugar maple trees tapped each spring


pancakes served each year


average gallons of maple syrup produced at Riveredge each Maple Sugarin’ season


years of maple syrup production


people of all ages learn about the magic of Maple Sugarin’ season at Riveredge each year

Become a Member

Take advantage of all the benefits of a Riveredge membership year round!

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