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Outdoor Discovery Center

On Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, NY - 845-534-5506
Mail: P.O. Box 451, Cornwall, NY 12518 - Fax 845-534-4581 - No dogs on preserve
Nature Play - Nature Programs - Trails - Visitors Center 10am-4pm Sat & Sun
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Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 845-534-7781
Open Fri – Sun 12pm – 4pm. Animal Program Sat and Sun at 1pm & 2:30pm
Live Native Animals I Special Exhibits I Story Walk

Maple Sugar Tours

 
Dates: Saturdays and Sundays- February 27 (Opening Day Celebration) , February 28 and March: 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, and 20
Times: See below
Location: Outdoor Discovery Center
Admission: Non-members - $10 adults, $7 children ages 3-17. Members - $7 adults, $4 children

As winter ends, it’s maple sugaring time! Visit us to see, learn and, most importantly, TASTE! Learn how to identify and tap sugar maple trees, discover sugaring techniques used by Native Americans, pioneers, and modern-day farmers, see an evaporator in action, and finish by participating in our taste test challenge to see if you can tell the difference between maple-flavored syrup and the real thing!

Sugarbush Tours: 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 2:00pm: A one mile moderate hike through field and forest to the sugar shack (weather dependent)

Maple Lane Tours: 12:00 and 3:00; perfect for little legs, a short walk from the farmhouse to the sugar maple stand.

Maple products and hot chocolate available for purchase in our Visitors Center gift shop.

For all tours, visitors are asked to be sure to dress warmly and wear appropriate footwear for snow and mud.

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