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Uihlein Sugar Maple Research & Extension Field Station

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great syrup!

Great place to visit very interesting. Cornell does a great job. Be sure to buy some maple syrup... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Dan A
Alpharetta, Georgia
Loved it

Exceptionally friendly, knowledgeable. Very clean. I do a small amount of syrup production myself... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Great place to visit very interesting. Cornell does a great job. Be sure to buy some maple syrup and/or birch syrup!

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Exceptionally friendly, knowledgeable. Very clean. I do a small amount of syrup production myself and went here because it was a research facility. Well worth the trip

Thank Transwizard
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We are from Brazil, and before this visit we believed that we knew the true flavor of mapple syrup. we are wrong. 😍 Visit the production process and taste a bit of it, was fantastic, sure for us it will have a whole special flavor...More

Thank Vivian O
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We took our sons here on a lark.... but WOW just WOW, the ranger waked us into he sugar bush to show how the sap is collected and our boys just loved it. We now visit each time we come to town to buy syrup...More

1  Thank denisems2115
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Stopped by to see the experimental station making syrup. The trees and the lines to them was very interesting. Good guide to show us what the system was all about.

1  Thank BHirz
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We stopped by the Sugur Maple Research Station on July 4th, looking to buy some locally produced maple syrup. We were surprised to find the station open but with no one there. Nevertheless, outside the shop door was maple syrup we were able to buy...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 27 June 2016

By all means, go at least one time. They are very nice to explain the processes and it would be good for all ages.

1  Thank KellBellHocking
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Make sure you go at the right time of year - obviously, so you can see the operation in action and be sure to buy plenty of syrup, Maple and Birch. We didn't buy enough and have now run out of the best sweetener next...More

Thank russellh197
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Fun local stop, for anyone at any age. While we were there, they were making syrup, from trees on property (connected by piping), which is a great walk. Staff (two) was very accommodating, with tour and tasting of product (ambers and lighter syrup). Will go...More

Thank rddevita
Reviewed 2 February 2016

What else can you say about learning how Maple Syrup is produced in an all organic natural way and you have the opportunity to buy the freshest maple syrup you can find!

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