It’s sugarin’ time in the Blue Hills! Join us as we make maple syrup in the traditional way at beautiful DCR Brookwood Farm in Milton.
Put on your boots and flannel shirt and join the fun! Ride the free shuttle ride aboard the Maple Express Trolley. Smell the wood smoke as you watch clouds of steam rise from the bubbling sap. Savor the taste of real maple syrup. Discover maple sugaring through time. Kids games, warming fire and food trucks too!
Horse-drawn wagon rides for an additional fee. Activities for all ages.
Program admission: Cash only please
Adults $10.00 Children (ages 3-12) $5.00 Ages 2 and under free
Maple Sugar Days is a joint program of the DCR and Mass. Audubon Trailside Museum.
Proceeds benefit the Trailside Museum. For more info, please call 617-333-0690.
Calling all parents and tots! Join the Friends of the Blue Hills for a new season of Peek-a-Blue Hikes for parents and tots. Enjoy a kids and parents scavenger hunt, complete with prizes for all! Complimentary water, juice and snacks too.
Hikes will then be offered every other Tuesday morning throughout the season. For more information and 2018 dates, visit www.FriendsoftheBlueHills.org/
Preregistration is required. For ages 12 and up. Email Maggi.Brown@state.ma.us with name, number of attendees and ages.
Join Les Tyrala, a registered geologist, on this co-sponsored DCR and the Friends of the Blue Hills (FBH) geology walk, as we explore the volcanic bedrock and glacial features of the Blue Hills. Learn the secrets of geological processes on this moderately strenuous hike over rocky terrain. Sturdy footwear is required.