Apiary ToursJoin our beekeeper for a class on honeybees. Suit up and open real hives!
Cost:$80.00 per person
About this experience
Apiary Tour- 1.5 hours
Tour Cost per person: $80
Join our beekeeper for a talk on the life of the honey bee and the equipment needed to keep them. Next, suit up and head out to the apiary to open real hives and learn about bee jobs, how honey is made and to spot the queen. Lastly, we’ll head back to the shop to taste and see how different honey products are made and sample honey straight from the hive. Suits and gloves are provided. Please wear pants and closed toed shoes. Please arrive 10-15 mins early.
Current Available Dates & Times
Tours are always on a Friday, Start Time of 10am
May 13, 27
June 3, 24
July 8, 22
Aug 5, 19
While honey bees are docile and prefer to work around you, there is a chance of being stung. Please do not attend if you are allergic to bees.
Don’t see a date that works for you? Contact us about setting up a private tour.
Originally from Ohio, Lauren has over 8 years of beekeeping experience ranging from raising her own bees, collecting feral swarms, producing and selling quality honey and beeswax beauty products and mentoring new beekeepers. Laurens’ goals for our apiary include growing our bee population to over 50 hives, harvesting honey to supply our CSA members with great local honey and to craft natural beeswax beauty and home goods products to seek at our farm store and at farmers markets.