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Bees, Birds, and Brewery Tour

Bees, Birds, and Brewery Tour

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Bees: Peter, a seasoned beekeeper, will lead you through a session about honeybees, a hands-on visit to the apiary, and sampling of delicious honey. Birds: Learn about the species within the UNESCO biosphere reserve with a local biologist. We provide binoculars for you to spot a variety of birds, small mammals, and turtles at the forest and wetland next to the Apiary. Learn about the world’s…
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What we’ll do

What we’ll do Each visit has three exciting elements 1) Bees, 2) Birds, and 3) Brewery tour. Bees - 10:00 am Education | An interactive educational session will leave you amazed as you learn about honeybees, the organization of the hive, and their role in our environment. Visit to Apiary | Get up an close with honeybees in the apiary. Watch the honeybees in action and if weather permits, open…

What else you should know

Honey bees are very gentle. Your beekeeper will smoke the bees to make them less active. Head protection is available. We recommend moving slowly. If you have a bee allergy.

What I’ll provide

Snacks, Tasting menu and Other
Honey Tasting Menu at Trestle...
Water
Bring your own water bottle, water fountains available
Equipment
If requested, protective equipment for the honeybees.

What to bring

Camera or phone to take photos
Excitement to learn
Birding in the forest is best done with closed-toe shoes, not sandals.
Water fountains to fill bottles are available
If you have a bee allergy, bring your epipen, or other medications.

Where you'll be

The Bees, Birds, and Brewery Tour happens at two locations. Location 1 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Bees and Birds will take place at the Parry Sound and Area Community Apiary, located at the Canadore College campus, 1 College Drive, Parry Sound, ON P2A 0A9 Location 2 - 12:00 pm Brewery tour & beer tasting takes place at the Trestle Brewing Company 9 Great North Rd, Parry Sound, ON P2A 2X8 (about a 5 minute drive from Location 1)

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Thu, 1st Aug    From 10:00 to 13:00.
$60 per person
7 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Honey bees are very gentle. Your beekeeper will smoke the bees to make them less active. Head protection is available. We recommend moving slowly. If you have a bee allergy.
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animal encounter
Bees, Birds, and Brewery Tour
New experience
$60 per person
New experience
$60 per person