Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to go on a tour?
Tours are free and offered anytime we are open, 10 am to 6 pm (closed Tuesdays). Tours last approximately 20 minutes; visitors have the chance to see how we make our maple syrup from tree to table. Just come to our retail space and ask for a tour!

What should I wear to the farm?
Dress comfortably. If you would like to participate in a tour, we suggest you wear closed toed shoes.

What is the Maple-Beer Trail?

The Maple-Beer Trail is 1/4 mile long trail, linking Wolf Hollow Brewing Company to Riverside Maple Farms. This trail is free and open to the public, Saturdays and Sundays from 12-6 pm. Green maple leaf signs point the way to Riverside Maple Farms and wolf paw signs point to Wolf Hollow Brewing Company. More information here.

Do you sell food?
Our retail store offers maple soft serve, maple syrup, spread, candy, kettle corn, ground coffee, cotton candy, and hard candy. During special events and on some weekends, we do host area food trucks. Click here to find out what is happening on the farm this week. We do have 10 picnic tables available.

Can I bring a picnic?
Yes! We have 10 picnic tables available on a first come, first serve basis. Or bring a blanket and spread out. We have plenty of room for you to come and explore the beauty of Schenectady County.

Do you have animals?
We do not currently have animals, but explore our farm and you will see many animals in the wildlife of an Upstate New York farm! Keep your eye out while you are on a tour and let us know you see.

Do you have bathrooms?
Yes, we have fully accessible bathrooms.

Can I bring my pet to the farm?
No unfortunately we cannot allow pets since we are a food production facility.

Can I bring a group?
Yes! To arrange a group tour of 6 or more, please call 518.214.4014 or email us at info@riversidemaple.com. Click here to learn more.

Do you offer field trips?
We do! Click here for more information.

Can I rent your farm for a special event?
Currently, our facility is not available to rent.

 

Do you ship your products?
Yes! Send a taste of New York to your loved ones. Click here to shop online.

 

Do you offer corporate gifts?
Yes! We will work with you to create custom gifts for your company. Email us at info@riversidemaple.com or call 518.214.4041

 

Do you offer wi-fi?
Yes! Our wi-fi is free to use.

 

Are your trails open to the public?
Trails are currently not open to the public.