Farming Magazine - July, 2012


2012 New York State Maple Tour

July 22-24, Auburn, N.Y.

The 2012 New York State Maple Tour is scheduled for July 22-24. The tour will be hosted by the Central New York Maple Producers Association and centered at the Holiday Inn in Auburn, N.Y.

The tour opens with a reception, registration and tradeshow on Sunday, July 22. On Monday and Tuesday, the tour will feature visits to a variety of maple operations both large and small. This tour features the scenic Eastern Finger Lakes area and will include a scenic cruise on Skaneateles Lake and tour of an historic water powered flour mill. Sites include niche marketing, energy saving technologies, organic production and sugarbush sites. Cost is set a $170 per person to include the tour, meals and the annual banquet.

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Registration Information

Full Tour Package - $ 170 per person

Sunday evening social, breakfast and lunch on Monday and Tuesday, boat tour, Monday night Banquet and tour transportation.

Single Day - $90 Monday, $70 Tuesday per person

One-day tour, transportation and one lunch (does not include Monday night banquet). Monday includes the boat tour.

Contact Dan Welsh with questions: 315-255-1183, ext. 234.

All registrations must be received by CCE Cayuga no later than July 11, 2012. No registrations will be accepted over the telephone. Visit for the official registration form.

Maple Tour Sites

  • Cedarvale Maple Syrup Co.
  • Smokey Hollow Maple Syrup
  • Schoolyard Sugarbush Sugarhouse Site
  • Schoolyard Sugarbush Lakewoods
  • Komrowski Maple
  • Happy Jack's Maple
  • The Old New Hope Mill
  • Mid-Lakes Navigation Co.
  • Svend O. Heiberg Memorial Forest and Tully Field Station