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For the love of honey (bees)

For the love of honey (bees)

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Chase has been a beekeeper since 2002. In 2010, he co-founded Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm in New York City and created their beekeeping division. Carin is a certified EAS Master Beekeeper with 14 years of beekeeping experience, Carin created C & C Orchards and Honey Bee Sanctuary to help share her love for honey bees with the world. The raw wildflower honey produced in small batches by the…
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What we’ll do

Put on a beekeeping suit and veil, light a smoker, and get ready to put your hands into a hive of honey bees. Learn how to identify worker bees, drones, and see if you can spot the queen! Afterwards, taste some of the award winning, wildflower honey produced on the premises. Depending on the time of year, you might get to experience installing a new package of bees into a hive, catching a swarm,…

What else you should know

We recommend wearing light colored clothing, including long pants, long sleeves, high socks and close-toed shoes. Sweat shirt or warm outer layers in case it's chilly. Basically what you'd wear on a hike.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Beekeeping suit, veil, gloves

What to bring

We recommend wearing light colored long pants, long sleeves, high socks, and closed toe shoes.

Responsible interactions

All hosts must follow guidelines created with World Animal Protection.

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Diverse animals

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Where you'll be

We'll stroll through a tree-lined path, past blueberry bushes and apple trees to arrive at the primary apiary at C & C Orchards.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests aged 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

We recommend wearing light colored clothing, including long pants, long sleeves, high socks and close-toed shoes. Sweat shirt or warm outer layers in case it's chilly. Basically what you'd wear on a hike.
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animal encounter
For the love of honey (bees)
New experience
£82 / person
New experience
£82 / person