Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 8:00am to 4:00pm
Arnot Teaching and Research Forest
611 County Road 13, Cayuta, NY 14889, USA
Statewide "Maple Weekend" Celebrated at Arnot Forest in Van Etten, NY - March 16 & 17, 2013
Van Etten, NY - At the peak of maple syruping season, dozens of maple syrup makers around New York open their doors to the public in a celebration called New York Maple Weekend. The modern maple syrup making operation at Cornell University's Arnot Forest in Van Etten, NY will host a pancake breakfast, public tours, syrup tasting, and displays and demonstrations explaining new and old maple syruping technology. The huge evaporator will be running at full-tilt, with sap running from thousands of sugar maple trees directly to the sugarhouse. The day will include mostly outdoor activities, so participants must dress accordingly. Information about other Maple Weekend events at www.mapleweekend.com.
Maple Weekend 2013 at Arnot Forest
Saturday and Sunday, March 16 and 17, 2010
Pancake breakfast: 8:00 A.M each day
Demonstrations and displays: 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. each day; Cornell Raptor Program 9-11 Saturday .
Location: Cornell University's Arnot Forest - On Jackson Hollow Road (Schuyler CR 13) 1 mile north of NY Route 224 between Cayuta and Van Etten, NY GPS Directions: Cayuta, NY 14805.
Information: Call the Arnot Forest Sugarhouse at (607) 589-6076
Fee: Tours / demonstrations / activities are free and open to public, beginning at 9 A.M.
Pancake breakfast: $6 per person 5 years and older, includes pancakes, eggs, sausage, and beverages. Children under 5 years $3.00.