An array of local businesses have gathered to make your Tap into Maple experience one to remember.  From producers to restaurants, cafes to museums, there is something for everyone on this Tap into Maple route. Visit participating businesses and purchase local items, or create memories by taking part in their activities. Have fun along the sweetest route and experience Tap into Maple!

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shaws logo 1 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsShaw’s Catering & Maple Syrup

Address: 493 Line 14 South Oro-Medonte
Phone: 705-325-4347
Hours: Feb 16 – April 16 — 8am-4pm daily
Website: ShawsMapleSyrup.com

Route Stop: The family History of Shaw’s Sugar Bush dates back over 100 years . Visit to learn about how the Shaw’s family are still tapping some of the same trees that were originally used. Bring the family and enjoy a wagon ride (on weekends only) and some fresh pancakes topped off with their own maple syrup or sample some of their other maple menu items.  Visit the sugar bush and pancake house!

farmgate-logoThe FarmGate

Address: 3093 Ramara Road 47 Brechin
Phone: 705-484-0969
Hours: Sun & Mon 12pm – 5pm  (Mar 25 – Apr 11)
Website:  Facebook.com/HarringtonFarmGate

Route Stop: The FarmGate is a family-owned business that creates a variety of handmade products. If you see steam rising and smell the sweetness in the air, this means the Harrington’s are hard at work making their special maple syrup or beautiful artisan soaps! Stop in and see the outdoor wood-fired evaporator at work, and learn how maple syrup is made. You will want to take home a special treat that’s unique and locally made. Show your coupon to receive a 10% discount on Harrington’s Maple Syrup and Meadowsweet Soap Works Products.

Backwoods Logo - Tap into Maple - Route Stops Backwoods Maple Syrup

Address: 1801 Anderson Line, Coldwater
Phone: (705) 790-6509
Hours: March & April — Sat-Sun 10AM-4PM
Website: Facebook.com/BackwoodsMapleSyrup

Route Stop: Located South East of the Coldwater Village this maple establishment has been producing since 2006.  With over 2,000 taps and growing, Backwoods is a local maple syrup producer offering up  bottled maple syrup in convenient sizes of, 100ML, 250ML, and 500ML. FREE MAPLE CANDY FOR KIDS

sign logo 400 e1580916827629 - Tap into Maple - Route Stops Maple Grove Syrup

 

Address: 2448 Burnside Line, Severn
Phone: 705-321-2328
Hours: Every Saturday in March & April 4-5
Website: maplegrovesyrup.ca

Route Stop: Located just North of Orillia in Severn Township. This family-owned sugar bush is a great place to visit for those looking to experience and learn all things maple. At Maple Grove Syrup you can  enjoy self-guided tours, sample real and pure local maple syrup, see the production of maple syrup, and much more! Come visit them and get special farm gate pricing.

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wye-marshWye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Address: 16160 Highway 12 East, Midland
Phone: 705-526-7809
Hours: Mon – Sun 9-5
Website: WyeMarsh.com

Route Stop: Explore Wye Marsh and learn about the cultural and natural uses of maple syrup during our special sweetwater programs including Sugar Shack tours. Sweetwater activities available March 11 – April 9. Plan a visit to the Sweetwater Harvest Festival, March 25th & 26th. Redeem your coupon to receive 20% off admission at the Marsh. (Sweetwater Festival excluded)

OMAH-Logo-300x300Orillia Museum of Art & History

Address: 30 Peter St. South, Orillia
Phone: 705-326-2159
Hours: Mon – Sat 10-4, Sun 1-4
Website: OrilliaMuseum.org

Route Stop: Plan a visit to OMAH’s gift shop in The Sir Samuel Steele Memorial Building in downtown Orillia for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts, including maple related items. Attend our Family Fun Drop in on Sunday, March 18 for Maple Madess. Families are invited to stop by the museum for a *sweet* Sunday afternoon art activity inspired by Tap Into Maple!

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grape-oliveGrape & Olive Wine & Martini Bistro

Address: 400 Memorial Ave., Orillia
Phone: 705-238-5086
Website:  The Grape & Olive

Route Stop:  Enjoy a special Canadian twist on the Grape & Olive’s Mediterranean inspired menu. The Grape & Olive uses the freshest ingredients available, and of course, each meal can be complimented perfectly by their exquisite wine menu and martini selections. There is something for everyone at the Grape & Olive. Bring your coupon and finish your meal off with a complementary maple truffle.

the weirs casino rama - Tap into Maple - Route StopsThe Weirs at Casino Rama Resort

 

Address: 5899 Rama Rd., Rama
Phone: 1-800-832-7525
Website:  The Weirs

Route Stop: 

The Weirs Weekly Specials featuring Maple-inspired dishes
Available daily from 7:30am-3:00pm

Logo 250x122 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsPortage Italian Bistro

 

 

Address: 440 Couchiching Point Rd., Orillia
Phone: 705-327-0672
Website: Portage Italian Bistro

Experience dinner in our dining room or curl up at the fireplace with a glass of wine, you can’t help but let the stress of your day melt away in our calming and welcoming environment

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Capture - Tap into Maple - Route StopsCopperpot Nuts

Address: 2 Gray St., Coldwater
Phone: 705-321-9646
Hours: Tues – Sat, 10am -5pm
Website: CopperpotNuts.com

Description: Visit Copperpot Nuts in Downtown Coldwater. This unique shop offers some of the best roasted nuts in Ontario’s Lake Country. Shop for special maple related nuts including: Maple roasted almonds, maple roasted peanuts, maple roasted pecans or maple roasted cashews. Come in and try one of our special Tap Into Maple inspired mixed maple nuts specials. Come in and try a free sample!

Refillery logo 300x300 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsRefillery District

Address: 18 Mississaga St. E., Orillia
Phone: 705-345-8224
Hours: Mon- Fri 10am – 6pm | Sat 9am – 5pm | Sun 9:30 – 5
Website: RefilleryDisctrict.ca

Route Stops:  Enjoy waste-free shopping at Refillery District in Downtown Orillia. This is Ontario’s Lake Country only waste-free grocery market . Come and shop all sorts of local products including waste-free maple syrup, bring your own containers and starting tapping.

Mariposa Market logo 250x175 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsMariposa Market

 

 

 

Address: 109 Mississaga St. East, Orillia
Phone: (705) 325-8885
Website: Mariposa Market

Description: Slow down and take a step back in time. Take a stroll through 3 historic shops that include Orillia’s most celebrated bake shop, a quaint cafe, a season’s shop and a boutique with well-known fashion accessories, handmade soaps, candles and more.

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Casino Rama Resort logo crr cmyk 300x142 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsCasino Rama Resort

 

 

Address: 5899 Rama Rd., Rama
Phone: 1-800-832-7525
Website: CasinoRama.com

Description:

Enjoy Central Ontario’s Maple Syrup Festival: Tap Into Maple!
February 24 – April 13

Hotel Getaway Package for Two INCLUDES:
• Deluxe King Suite in our Luxury Hotel
• Complimentary Hotel Valet Parking for one vehicle
• $50 Resort Credit – can be used towards Tap into Maple Specials at The Weirs
• $10 in Free Slot Play Per Person (Players Passport Club members only, membership is FREE!

From $190 per room (plus taxes & resort fee)

best western plus logo horizontal 3 line rgb 250x133 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsBest Western Orillia Hotel

 

Address: 440 Couchiching Point Road, Orillia
Phone: (705) 325-6505
Website: bestwesternorillia.com

Route Stops:

The Best Western Plus Orillia Hotel offers 81 spacious well-appointed guest rooms, fireplace rooms and Jacuzzi suites, each featuring fridge, microwave and high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests will enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast each morning. Dining is available onsite at the Portage Italian Bistro which offers a wide variety of delicious meals for dinner. Other hotel amenities include a Casino Shuttle (small fee), Exercise Facility, Hot tub, Sauna and meeting facilities for up to 30 people.

Producers

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shaws logo 1 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsShaw’s Catering & Maple Syrup

Address: 493 Line 14 South Oro-Medonte
Phone: 705-325-4347
Hours: Feb 16 – April 16 — 8am-4pm daily
Website: ShawsMapleSyrup.com

Route Stop: The family History of Shaw’s Sugar Bush dates back over 100 years . Visit to learn about how the Shaw’s family are still tapping some of the same trees that were originally used. Bring the family and enjoy a wagon ride (on weekends only) and some fresh pancakes topped off with their own maple syrup or sample some of their other maple menu items.  Visit the sugar bush and pancake house!

farmgate-logoThe FarmGate

Address: 3093 Ramara Road 47 Brechin
Phone: 705-484-0969
Hours: Sun & Mon 12pm – 5pm  (Mar 25 – Apr 11)
Website:  Facebook.com/HarringtonFarmGate

Route Stop: The FarmGate is a family-owned business that creates a variety of handmade products. If you see steam rising and smell the sweetness in the air, this means the Harrington’s are hard at work making their special maple syrup or beautiful artisan soaps! Stop in and see the outdoor wood-fired evaporator at work, and learn how maple syrup is made. You will want to take home a special treat that’s unique and locally made. Show your coupon to receive a 10% discount on Harrington’s Maple Syrup and Meadowsweet Soap Works Products.

Backwoods Logo - Tap into Maple - Route Stops Backwoods Maple Syrup

Address: 1801 Anderson Line, Coldwater
Phone: (705) 790-6509
Hours: March & April — Sat-Sun 10AM-4PM
Website: Facebook.com/BackwoodsMapleSyrup

Route Stop: Located South East of the Coldwater Village this maple establishment has been producing since 2006.  With over 2,000 taps and growing, Backwoods is a local maple syrup producer offering up  bottled maple syrup in convenient sizes of, 100ML, 250ML, and 500ML. FREE MAPLE CANDY FOR KIDS

sign logo 400 e1580916827629 - Tap into Maple - Route Stops Maple Grove Syrup

 

Address: 2448 Burnside Line, Severn
Phone: 705-321-2328
Hours: Every Saturday in March & April 4-5
Website: maplegrovesyrup.ca

Route Stop: Located just North of Orillia in Severn Township. This family-owned sugar bush is a great place to visit for those looking to experience and learn all things maple. At Maple Grove Syrup you can  enjoy self-guided tours, sample real and pure local maple syrup, see the production of maple syrup, and much more! Come visit them and get special farm gate pricing.

Attractions

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wye-marshWye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Address: 16160 Highway 12 East, Midland
Phone: 705-526-7809
Hours: Mon – Sun 9-5
Website: WyeMarsh.com

Route Stop: Explore Wye Marsh and learn about the cultural and natural uses of maple syrup during our special sweetwater programs including Sugar Shack tours. Sweetwater activities available March 11 – April 9. Plan a visit to the Sweetwater Harvest Festival, March 25th & 26th. Redeem your coupon to receive 20% off admission at the Marsh. (Sweetwater Festival excluded)

OMAH-Logo-300x300Orillia Museum of Art & History

Address: 30 Peter St. South, Orillia
Phone: 705-326-2159
Hours: Mon – Sat 10-4, Sun 1-4
Website: OrilliaMuseum.org

Route Stop: Plan a visit to OMAH’s gift shop in The Sir Samuel Steele Memorial Building in downtown Orillia for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts, including maple related items. Attend our Family Fun Drop in on Sunday, March 18 for Maple Madess. Families are invited to stop by the museum for a *sweet* Sunday afternoon art activity inspired by Tap Into Maple!

Dining

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grape-oliveGrape & Olive Wine & Martini Bistro

Address: 400 Memorial Ave., Orillia
Phone: 705-238-5086
Website:  The Grape & Olive

Route Stop:  Enjoy a special Canadian twist on the Grape & Olive’s Mediterranean inspired menu. The Grape & Olive uses the freshest ingredients available, and of course, each meal can be complimented perfectly by their exquisite wine menu and martini selections. There is something for everyone at the Grape & Olive. Bring your coupon and finish your meal off with a complementary maple truffle.

the weirs casino rama - Tap into Maple - Route StopsThe Weirs at Casino Rama Resort

 

Address: 5899 Rama Rd., Rama
Phone: 1-800-832-7525
Website:  The Weirs

Route Stop: 

The Weirs Weekly Specials featuring Maple-inspired dishes
Available daily from 7:30am-3:00pm

Logo 250x122 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsPortage Italian Bistro

 

 

Address: 440 Couchiching Point Rd., Orillia
Phone: 705-327-0672
Website: Portage Italian Bistro

Experience dinner in our dining room or curl up at the fireplace with a glass of wine, you can’t help but let the stress of your day melt away in our calming and welcoming environment

Shopping

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Capture - Tap into Maple - Route StopsCopperpot Nuts

Address: 2 Gray St., Coldwater
Phone: 705-321-9646
Hours: Tues – Sat, 10am -5pm
Website: CopperpotNuts.com

Description: Visit Copperpot Nuts in Downtown Coldwater. This unique shop offers some of the best roasted nuts in Ontario’s Lake Country. Shop for special maple related nuts including: Maple roasted almonds, maple roasted peanuts, maple roasted pecans or maple roasted cashews. Come in and try one of our special Tap Into Maple inspired mixed maple nuts specials. Come in and try a free sample!

Refillery logo 300x300 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsRefillery District

Address: 18 Mississaga St. E., Orillia
Phone: 705-345-8224
Hours: Mon- Fri 10am – 6pm | Sat 9am – 5pm | Sun 9:30 – 5
Website: RefilleryDisctrict.ca

Route Stops:  Enjoy waste-free shopping at Refillery District in Downtown Orillia. This is Ontario’s Lake Country only waste-free grocery market . Come and shop all sorts of local products including waste-free maple syrup, bring your own containers and starting tapping.

Mariposa Market logo 250x175 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsMariposa Market

 

 

 

Address: 109 Mississaga St. East, Orillia
Phone: (705) 325-8885
Website: Mariposa Market

Description: Slow down and take a step back in time. Take a stroll through 3 historic shops that include Orillia’s most celebrated bake shop, a quaint cafe, a season’s shop and a boutique with well-known fashion accessories, handmade soaps, candles and more.

Where To Stay

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Casino Rama Resort logo crr cmyk 300x142 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsCasino Rama Resort

 

 

Address: 5899 Rama Rd., Rama
Phone: 1-800-832-7525
Website: CasinoRama.com

Description:

Enjoy Central Ontario’s Maple Syrup Festival: Tap Into Maple!
February 24 – April 13

Hotel Getaway Package for Two INCLUDES:
• Deluxe King Suite in our Luxury Hotel
• Complimentary Hotel Valet Parking for one vehicle
• $50 Resort Credit – can be used towards Tap into Maple Specials at The Weirs
• $10 in Free Slot Play Per Person (Players Passport Club members only, membership is FREE!

From $190 per room (plus taxes & resort fee)

best western plus logo horizontal 3 line rgb 250x133 - Tap into Maple - Route StopsBest Western Orillia Hotel

 

Address: 440 Couchiching Point Road, Orillia
Phone: (705) 325-6505
Website: bestwesternorillia.com

Route Stops:

The Best Western Plus Orillia Hotel offers 81 spacious well-appointed guest rooms, fireplace rooms and Jacuzzi suites, each featuring fridge, microwave and high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests will enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast each morning. Dining is available onsite at the Portage Italian Bistro which offers a wide variety of delicious meals for dinner. Other hotel amenities include a Casino Shuttle (small fee), Exercise Facility, Hot tub, Sauna and meeting facilities for up to 30 people.