Maple Syrup Season: Short and Sweet

By Philly Markowitz

We’ve all seen the changes over the last several weeks: days getting longer; red-wing blackbirds and robins singing from fence-posts and rooftops; dogwood bushes turning red and poplars gold; snow receding from the slopes. Spring is here.

A goodbye to the slopes doesn’t mean a goodbye to the hills. In March and April, there are several fantastic maple sugar bush events to enjoy around Grey County, all with a different focus and flavour.

Want to see history come alive? Want to tour modern working farms? Want to experience a festival in the forest? Take your pick from a variety of maple syrup events at This spring, get out to a sugar bush – get sticky and have fun!

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