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Maple Syrup Hike 12:00 FULL


Maple Syrup Hike 12:00 FULL

Sunday, March 19

12 PM - 1 PM

All ages


Email or call 847-968-3320 to inquire about open time slots.


Maple Syrup Hikes
Learn how trees work and about the sweet science of maple syrup during this family program at Ryerson Woods. Everyone gets a taste of local syrup. Register soon, this popular program fills fast!

Registration required. Adult supervision required.

This program is intended for individual families.

Designated dates and times are available for organized groups, or school and scout field trips. Please call 847-968-3320 for details.

The program is held partly outdoors on the trail, please come dressed for the weather.

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.



Edward L. Ryerson Conservation Area 21950 North Riverwoods Road
Riverwoods, IL, 60015

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