Sugarbush near Toronto
Any sugarbush farm near toronto that serve unlimited pancakes with good maple syrup? I know Elmira is having one on March 30th, but are there any ones that are closer?
Do all of these places offer maple syrup demonstration and tours around the farm?
13th Annual Holstein Maplefest, 1 1/2 hrs n/w of GTA. Up by Mount Forest. $5.00 Adult and high school admission, elementary free. In an actual sugarbush. Sunday breakfast with Easter Bunny. Shorty Leggs Dodge Rodeo Clown will be there, kids can make a bird house (free), Pancake breakfast $6.50 adults. Great family fun. www.holsteinmaplefest. com.
I keep a list of Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals.
Here's the 2007 list with links:
13th Annual Maplefest - Love's Sugar Bush (Holstein) (April 7 & 8)
Springwater Maple Syrup Festival - Aylmer (March 10/11, 17/18, 24/25)
Maple Syrup Harvest - Westfield Heritage Village (Rockton) (March 4/11/18/25)
Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival - Toronto Region Conservation Areas (March 3 - April 9)
Warkworth Maple Syrup Festival (March 10/11)
Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival - Oshawa (March 10-18, 24/25, 31 & Apr 1)
Buckhorn Maplefest (March 17/18, 24/25 Mar 31 & Apr 1)
Maple In The County - Prince Edward County (March 24/25)
Sweetwater Harvest & Maple Syrup Festival - Wye Marsh (March 24/25)
Saugeen Bluffs Maple Syrup Festival (Mar 31 / Apr 1)
Elmira - World's Largest One Day Maple Syrup Festival (March 31)
Sunderland Maple Syrup Festival (Mar 31 / Apr 1)
Powassan Maple Syrup Festival (April 28)
Perth Festival of the Maples (April 28)
Have fun and stay sticky sweet!
Here's a link from the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority. No unlimited pancakes, but lots of (almost free) education and demos about sugaring-off. I think that the two closest parks are Kortright and Bruce's Mill. http://www.trca.on.ca/parks_and_cultu...
The festival at Elora, and other local towns would be more likely to have all-you-can eat pancakes etc.