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Bees, Birds, and Brewery Tour

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Animal experience hosted by Peter

3 hours
Includes food, drinks, equipment
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'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 up a hive.
Enjoy honey | Your taste buds will explode as you sample a variety of local, regional, and international honey.

Birds - 11:00 am
Learn about birds and biodiversity within the biosphere reserve with a biologist.
Walk through forest and around wetland areas.
Spot a variety of birds, small mammals, and turtles.
Learn about the world’s largest freshwater archipelago, the “30,000 Islands”


Brewery Tour - 12:00 pm
Visit an independent, craft brewery on the Seguin River
Take a brewery tour and sample a flight of four different beers of your choice
Relax on the patio looking out to Parry Sound harbour. A full menu is available but food is not included in the price of this experience. Children and those under legal drinking age are provided with non-alcoholic beverage options.
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 up a hive…
Guidelines created with World Animal ProtectionLearn more

What's included

  • Food
    Honey Tasting
    Menu at Trestle...
  • Drinks
    Bring your own water bottle, water fountains available
  • Equipment
    If requested, protective equipment for the honeybees.
From $60
/person
No dates available

Meet your host, Peter

Host on Airbnb since 2015
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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 largest freshwater archipelago, known as the “30,000 Islands” before your visit to the brewery.

Brewery Tour:
Join a member of the Trestle Brewery team at the craft brewery located in downtown Parry Sound on the waterfront where the Seguin river flows into the harbour. Head Brewer, Matt Lyons, is a graduate of the Niagara College Brewmaster and Brewery Operations Management program.
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 largest freshwater archipelago, known as the “30,000 Islands” before your visit to…
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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)

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

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.

What to bring

Camera or phone to take photos

Excitement to learn