Discover Maple Sugaring at Shelburne Farms
Did you know it takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup? Join educators Jed and Cat as they introduce you to the sugarbush and the sugarhouse as you discover the story of sap to syrup!
There’d be no sugaring without sugar maples! Cat and Jed explore the Shelburne Farms sugarbush to identify and tap a tree:
The trees are tapped, and the days are warm. The sap is flowing down to the sugarhouse, where it will be transformed into that amber ambrosia we call maple syrup. Cat and Jed guide us through this alchemy that connects us to the trees: