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Sugar Moon Farm

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221 Alex Macdonald Rd, Earltown, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
+1 866-816-2753
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This is a very cool farm to stop in and have something to eat and check out the little tour of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nikkiroadtrip
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Vancouver, Canada
Good hike and brunch

I have only been here in the spring but I can imagine the hiking trails would be good all year... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Chris B
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Nestled in the Cobequid Mountains of Northern Nova Scotia, you’ll find our log maple sugar camp + fully-licensed restaurant serving maple brunch all day, year round, featuring wholesome local ingredients. Since 1996, guests have come from around the world year round to experience our authentic, working maple syrup farm, to taste delicious maple-inspired locally sourced cuisine, to purchase exceptional maple products + hike the scenic wilderness trails. Recipient of the Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia Food + Beverage Award + member of Taste Nova Scotia, Sugar Moon Farm is a working maple farm producing quality food in a manner that supports local agriculture + community + respects land + water. Quita + Scott are members of Slow Food International; we proudly continue the springtime tradition of creating maple syrup on a wood-fired evaporator. Open year round, we welcome visitors from around the world to visit + share our love for the taste + magic of maple.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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221 Alex Macdonald Rd, Earltown, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
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+1 866-816-2753
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very cool farm to stop in and have something to eat and check out the little tour of the facilities that they offer. It was very cool to learn about how maple syrup is made. Our tour guide was amazing and super...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

I have only been here in the spring but I can imagine the hiking trails would be good all year. They do snowshoeing in the snow season so the trails are well used all year round. The restaurant does a Maple brunch during spring, it...More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We took a day trip today with our Daughter and two Grandchildren. Upon arrival we signed up for dinning reservations and then took the tour of the facilities with an excellent explanation lot the process that turns the maple sap into the maple byproducts. We...More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

We loved everything about Sugar Moon Farm. The tour was funny and, hey, we learned something new about maple syrup! Our meal was delicious and included the best maple baked beans around! However, what stood out to us was their customer service. I noticed it...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

We enjoyed the drive out, the location, hiking up to the tree line, and the tour. We unfortunately didn't get to eat, after an hour of waiting for the restaurant, and no idea of when we might get seated (or if we even would get...More

Thank Tracydeanne
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Sugar Moon F, Owner at Sugar Moon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Tracy - I noticed that you posted in both our listings - farm as well as restaurant. I figured I'd respond to both. Thanks so much for your feedback. I'm really sorry that your experience at our place on the weekend was so frustrating. We...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

About 1.5 hours from Dartmouth, so a good daytrip. Very friendly staff. I skipped the official tour but I heard it was very good. Instead, I walked by myself up the syrup line. Nice short stroll and very picturesque. Back at the parking lot I...More

Thank cotteng
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Thankfully Sugar Moon Farm is well advertised on the web and in Nova Scotia tourism brochures - it's SO good. It's off the beaten path but worth the search, about 30 minutes or so from Truro where we were staying. My husband and I went...More

Thank Julie B
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

A group of 40 or so attended a special function here. The service was very good, the rustic atmosphere was nice. The bar served Tatmagouche Brewery beer and Jost wine. I tried the red ale but couldn't drink it. The lager was much better. The...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

I had the day off and decided to take a little road trip to search out one of my favourite pancake houses and once again I left full and happy. I tried the maple glazed pecan on top of a stack of buckwheat pancakes. I...More

Thank Becky-Sue M
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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Sugar Moon Farm based on a suggestion from a friend and thank goodness we did! What an amazing spot! We arrived and did the 6.2km hike. It is a very well marked trail with some challenging spots with a look...More

Thank Meggan M
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Stephanie R
January 13, 2017|
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Response from Sugar Moon F | Property representative |
No - we are open 10 am to 4 pm this weekend and we do not take reservations. All day you can have brunch, sugar camp tours (on the hour $5 per), shop for maple goodies, and hike the trails. We DO have a prebooked, prepaid... More
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