Package: North Shore Farms - Maple Eats, Lambs & Lavender Treats
Wed, Jun 1, 2016 to Fri, Sep 30, 2016
The North Shore is home to some amazing small-scale family-run farms with unique, hands on agri-tourism experiences. This package is a perfect day-trip for families! Explore three very different farms then spend a relaxing evening at Pictou Lodge Beach Resort.
Start your day at Sugar Moon Farm in Earltown. Feast on our famous all-you-can-eat pancakes, one part of our delicious maple brunch. Next, learn what we do! Tour to see + hear the Sugar Moon story. Then get out + take a hike, to discover the old sugar shack. Stock up at our shop and finish with a yummy treat; Sugar on Snow!
Next travel along the North Shore to Lismore Sheep Farm located in River John. Explore the farm and wool shop. Try feeding the sheep and lambs. Learn, hands on, how they are cared for + the many qualities + products made with wool. Then, try carding it and make your own wool picture to take with you.
The 3rd farm on your adventure is Seafoam Lavender Farm , located in beautiful Seafoam. Here your olfactory senses will delight. Listen, touch and learn all about lavender and stop into the shop to see all of the products that are made right on site.
Then continue up the shore and stay the night at Pictou Lodge Beach Resort . A picturesque retreat that will quickly become your favourite place to stay on the North Shore. Round the day out as you dine oceanside as Chef Thomas Carey and his culinary team prepare award winning meals with great local ingredients. Then watch the sun set over a roaring bonfire on the beach with a complementary s'mores kit. * Accommodations and meals at Pictou Lodge are not included in the price of this package. Please call ahead to make your reservation.