TOUR SUMMARIES AND SCHEDULES

Our weekly drop-in tours are DONE FOR THE SEASON

(check our What’s Buzzing page for special drop in tours on holiday weekends)

 
All About Bees
Meadery
Bee to Bottle
(Bees and Meadery)
Description
Our knowledgeable guides are happy to present the magical world of the honeybees to people of all ages!

Covered in your tour:
-Social structure of the hive
-The tasks of the bees
-How bees make honey
-The role of the beekeeper
-Live observation hive
-Honey and mead tasting in store!
See how we produce the "Nectar of the Gods" at our Chinook Arch Meadery facilities.

-History of mead making(and drinking!)
-Our process and facilities.
-Mead tasting at our in-store bar.
Get the best of both worlds: bees and booze!

-The life of bees and beekeepers
-History of mead making(and drinking!)
-Taste honey and mead in our store
Time (Approx.)
45 min- 1hour
30 min
75 min
Cost
(Payment to be made pre-tour)
Adults - $10.00
Children and Seniors - $7.50
Children under two - FREE
(Must be 18 years of age or older)
Adults - $10.00
Seniors - $7.50
(Must be 18 years of age or older)
Adults - $20.00
Seniors - $15.00
May, June, & September
Sat - 11:00 & 2:00
Sun - 1:00 & 3:00
Sat - 12:00 & 3:00
Sun - 2:00 & 4:00
Sat - 11:00 & 2:00
Sun - 1:00 & 3:00
July and August
Thurs and Fri - 2:00
Sat - 11:00 & 2:00
Sun - 1:00 & 3:00
Sat - 12:00 & 3:00
Sun - 2:00 and 4:00
Sat - 11:00 & 2:00
Sun - 1:00 & 3:00

 

For groups of less than 10! May to October 1st and holiday weekends.

If your family or small group is interested in visiting the apiary and learning about the incredible honeybee, we offer regularly scheduled drop-in tours of both our Meadery and our Honeybee Discovery Centre.

“Bee” sure to leave extra time to visit our farm store for honey products and gifts, and to enjoy our picnic area!

Please get in touch to make your reservation, as space is limited.

 

 

 

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Chinook Honey Company & Chinook Arch Meadery

Box 12, Site 14, RR1, Okotoks, AB T1S 1A1
Phone: (403) 995-0830, Fax: (403) 995-0829

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HOURS OF OPERATION

APR 18 - DEC 31, 2017
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm
Sun: 12pm - 5pm

JAN 11 - APR 17, 2017
Sun: 12pm - 5pm
Mon - Tue: closed
Wed - Sat: 10am - 5pm

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