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Backyard Beekeeping

An introduction to natural beekeeping tailored to your interests!

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • 40 US dollars

Tour Description

Come learn about the workings of a honey bee colony and the basics of backyard beekeeping. We’ll discuss equipment, safety precautions for working around a hive, and steps you can take to prepare your own yard for beekeeping. You will then have the opportunity to experience and photograph a hive inspection. Every beekeeping experience is tailored to the specific interests of each group. No previous beekeeping knowledge or experience required! All activities will take place outdoors. Beekeeping veils will be provided and light clothing and closed toed shoes are recommended.

Upcoming Tours

Contact Details

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Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule, please contact us at least 24 hours in advance. Thank you!