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Chinook Honey Company

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Great place to shop for honey and honey related products. They have Mead available, also. Nice... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Frodo37
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Okotoks, Canada
a Great learning experience

Informative and amazing to watch the bees close up in action! The gift shop has some great gifts... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
UWXZ
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Okotoks, Canada
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Chinook Honey Company is an apiary nestled in the Calgary foothills. The honey boutique includes many honey made treats including ice cream, jams, jellies, sauces and body care products and apitherapy items. A live observation hive gives an insight...more
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386079 16th St W, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Great place to shop for honey and honey related products. They have Mead available, also. Nice little gift shop if you need a small "something" for a gift. There is a glass enclosed bee hive that is great to look at and kids love it....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Frodo37
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed January 15, 2019

Informative and amazing to watch the bees close up in action! The gift shop has some great gifts and the girls we vell versed in how some things should be used and what for.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank UWXZ
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thanks for your review! We love to share some of our knowledge about the amazing honeybee.

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Great little place with wonderful honey and honey products. Staff is always friendly and helpful. Nice location with a.great view.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thanks for stopping by to visit and your kidn review. We sure appreciate the spectacular mountain views here every day.

Reviewed January 1, 2019

The Chinook Honey Company is easy to find, makes for an easy drive from Calgary and into the most beautiful country in the world. They have a large array of honey products , besides which the honey itself is not only healthy it is delicious....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank margaret M
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thanks for your review Margaret. We couldn't agree more with your comments! We hope to see you again on your next trip to the area.

Reviewed December 27, 2018

Chinook Honey Company is a quaint store that carries all sorts of honey and bee products, such as royal jelly and bee pollen, as well as quaint knick knacks and collectables. At the back of the store, there is also a living beehive that you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank silverbrook
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2019

Thank you for your positive review of our store and meadery. We are proud to offer a diverse range of products and experiences to our guests throughout the year. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed December 15, 2018

This is a great place to go if you are visiting or living in the Calgary area. Okotoks is a short pleasant drive just south of Calgary. They make several flavours of mead as well as honey here. There is actually a hive inside the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Randy M
Reviewed December 12, 2018

The service is friendly and informative. There is an interesting selection of honey and mead sampling available. The kids can enjoy watching the live hive. It is worth the visit.More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

Thank you for your review! It is always facinating to see what the bees are up to throughout the year in our observation hive. We hope to see you back again as we are always thinking of new products to add and of course have...More

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We will only buy our honey from Chinook. It is pure honey, that is delicious, and affordable. We also feel great about supporting a local business. The openers/staff are always so friendly and helpful. Highly recommend them.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Laurinska
Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Thank you for supporting local! We are proud to offer our raw natural honey from our hard working honey bees.

Reviewed November 17, 2018

Great honey ! Excellent staff with lots of information. Children and adults alike will enjoy watching the bees in their hive. A little pricey . We visit there all yr. long.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Thank you for the review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stop here once again.

Reviewed October 17, 2018

If you are visiting calgary and area, you have to see the Calgary Tower, Banff, The big rock and the Chinook Honey Company! I have a wonderful experience everytime I am able to make it out there.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Cherie A, Owner at Chinook Honey Company, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you for your review! With so many amazing places to visit in the Calgary and Southern Alberta area we are delighted to make your top 5 list of places to see!

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Cornelia1313
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Cherie A | Property representative |
Hello Cornelia, We do sell Beeswax sheets for candle making here at Chinook Honey Company. They do require warming to become more pliable to create candles and are priced at $2.95 per sheet
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Barb S
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Cherie A | Property representative |
Hello, Our tours are $10 for adults $7.50 for seniors and children. For our tour info and schedule please check our web site.
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