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Thurman Maple Days Weekend 2

  • pancakes and maple syrup
  • a man holding up a spatula while cooking pancakes
  • little girls looking at a maple tree
  • interior of a maple sugar house
  • kids looking at a maple sap bucket
  • maple sap boiling over a fire
  • exterior of a maple syrup house
  • exterior of a maple syrup house
  • man discussing maple sugaring
  • a person looking at a maple sap bucket
  • a man discussing lumber
  • a man displaying equipment
  • a branch
  • two women crafting
  • a boy looking at a goat
  • a boy smiling with a goat
  • cheese spread and crackers
  • a wooden covered bridge
  • kids by maple trees
  • wooden bear holding Welcome Got Maple sign
  • cabin in the dark
  • man getting sap from treess
  • maple syrup bottles
  • canisters on trees to collect maple
When: Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 until Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Free - except for goods or meals purchased

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Celebrate the start of of the 2019 spring season at Thurman Maple Days, where nature is a way of life, and sugaring is second nature.

For three weekends in a row, the four largest maple syrup producers in the Adirondack region and three nearby farms open their doors to the public for Thurman Maple Days. Celebrate spring with free tours, tastings, and demonstrations, with a vast array of food and souvenirs available to take home.

During this three weekend celebration, you'll be able to taste the finest maple syrup, watch maple tree sawmill operations, and even taste sheep cheese and hang out with llamas. As a self-guided tour, you'll be in the driver's seat and have the ability to visit all farms or spend your time at the ones you enjoy most. Follow the arrow signs at nearly every corner in town.

Begin the day at Valley Road Maple Farm for a tasty pancake breakfast starting at 9am before the Thurman Maple Days festivities begin at 10am.

Participating Farms

The town of Thurman is 20 minutes from Lake George via the Adirondack Northway (I-87). Take exit 23 to New York State Route 9 to Route 418 and follow the sign posts.

Maple Farms

  • Valley Road Maple Farm, 190 Valley Road, Warrensburg, NY 12885 (start here for breakfast at 9am)
  • Hidden Hollow Maple Farm, 312 Dippikill Road, Warrensburg, NY 12885
  • Toad Hill Maple Farm, 137 Charles Olds Road, Athol, NY 12810
  • Adirondack Gold Maple Farm, 74 Bear Pond Road, Athol, NY 12810

Other Farms & Activities

  • Martin's Lumber and Certified Tree Farm, 280 Valley Road, Warrensburg, NY 12885 - showcasing silviculture, the monitoring and science of woodlands and farms, sawmill operation
  • Nettle Meadow Farm, 484 South Johnsburg Road, Warrensburg, NY 12885 - farm tours and sheep/goat cheese tasting
  • Peru Llama Farm, 661 High Street, Athol, NY 12810 - hang out with a llama named Critter, and if you're lucky, snag a kiss

Dates & Times 

  • Weekend 1: Saturday, March 16th & Sunday, March 17th, 10am to 4pm
  • Weekend 2: Saturday, March 23rd & Sunday, March 24th, 10am to 4pm
  • Weekend 3: Saturday, March 30th & Sunday, March 31st, 10am to 4pm

Pancake Breakfasts

Pancake breakfasts are served each of the maple days, from 9am to 1pm, at Valley Road Maple Farm. Enjoy pancakes, pure local maple syrup, and maple sausages from Oscar's Smokehouse.

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