Simply Sweet Family Hike

Schedule and Location

Thornhill Shelter, Parking Lot 21  

Saturday, March 16, 2019

  • Section A: 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Section B: 1:15 to 2:45 p.m.
  • Section C: 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.
  • Section D: 1:45 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Section E: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

  • Section F: 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Section G: 1:15 to 2:45 p.m.
  • Section H: 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.
  • Section I: 1:45 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Section J: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Fees and Registration

$16.00 member
$19.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

(Fee is per person)
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course Description

Join us on a family-friendly syrup stroll through the woods to explore the history of maple tapping.  Sample sweets from maple trees, craft a syrup inspired snowglobe next to a toasty fire, and even make your own maple flavored ice cream! 

A man bends over a log on the forest floor to insert a maple tapper

 

Course number

FAM015