2022 Maple Days
Enjoy the sweet experience of taking in Mountain State Maple Days in Pocahontas County, West Virginia!
2022 Mountain State Maple Days in Nature’s Mountain Playground!
Mountain State Maple Days in Nature’s Mountain Playground will take place Saturday, February 19 & Saturday, March 19, 2022 @ 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Please note: all Sugar Camp Tours will be following COVID mandates. Social distancing & mask requirements may be in place at some locations.
Sugar Camp Tours 2022:
Located on Route 92, South of Dunmore & North of Frost. Tours are FREE & maple product sales available. Open from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday & Sunday mid-February through March. Offers a year round roadside stand.
Fort Warwick Farm:
Just off Route 28 near Green Bank, 1/2 mile South of the Dollar General Store. Turn at the Deer Creek Bridge beside the Church of God & follow the dirt road 1/2 mile. Tours are FREE & maple product samples are available. http://fortwarwick.com/
Yew Mountain Center:
9494 Lobelia Road, off US Route 219 South of Hillsboro. Lobelia Road is is just South of Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park (a right turn if you’re headed South). Stay right on Lobelia Road at the intersection with Jacox Road, about 2 miles. Continue for about 1.3 miles and Yew Mountain Center is on the left. Sugar bush tours, savory & sweet maple delights and kids’ educational activities.
Hillsboro Maple Works:
Hillsboro Maple Works, near Hillsboro, WV, will offer sugar house tours including sap collection, reverse osmosis, and wood-fired boiling, to finishing, filtering and canning syrup. Syrup and products will be available for sampling and for sale. February 19 open house at the sugar house: From route 219 between Mill Point and Hillsboro, take Seebert Lane east towards Watoga State Park. Go 1/2 mile and turn right on Rose Rd. Go 1/2 mile and turn left on Puffenbarger Rd. Go 1/2 mile and turn left on Kelley Jones Dr. Go 1/2 mile to the last house on the left at the top of the hill, brown with blue trim.
March 19 open house at the sugar bush: From route 219 between Mill Point and Hillsboro, take Seebert Lane east towards Watoga State Park. Go 2 miles to gravel lots at the Greenbrier River Trail/Jack Horner’s Corner. Turn around here and head back the direction you came, up Seebert Rd. Go 0.2 miles to a slight right turn over the hill onto Seebert Rd (27). Continue on Seebert Rd along the river 0.7mi to the Low Water Bridge. Just prior to this concrete/culvert creek crossing, turn left under the rail trail bridge and through gate. Follow signs for parking.
Tree-to-Candy Hands-on Experience: WV Handmade & Saffron Flats Farms
Located on Rt. 219 just 1 mile south of Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park. February 19th Only – Demonstrations include old and new tapping methods, processing sap to syrup and candy making. Sunday, February 20th stop by for a pancake breakfast.
Starry Night Farm: 1647 Dee Friel Road, Cass, WV II 304-799-4816
In operation for two years, Starry Night Farm owners Rick and Lisa tap ~100 trees on their farm. Maple Days activities 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. both February 19th and March 19th include tours and retail sales of syrup, candy and baked goods and some raw honey. Directions: In Marlinton, turn off of Rt 219 at the Walgreens Pharmacy onto Airport Road/Brush Country Roads; travel straight on Brush Country Road until you come to the Edray Road intersection; Turn right onto Edray Road; take the next right onto Fairview Road; follow 2 miles and turn right on Dee Friel Road; travel to the end of the road and driveway is straight ahead. Watch for signing.
Pocahontas County Opera House Maple Days programs:
The Opera House is located on 3rd Avenue in Marlinton, WV. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door, if available. www.pocahontasoperahouse.com Saturday, February 19, 2022: Opry Night @ 7:30 p.m. (traditional); Saturday, March 19, 2022: Poisoned Dwarf @ 7:30 p.m. (Celtic)
Maple Days Lodging Specials:
Enjoy lodging specials & discounts at establishments during the Maple Days weekends
Locust Hill Inn || Marlinton || 304.799.5471
Maple Days weekends special: Book two nights & your 2nd night is 1/2 off, excluding the cabin.
Station 2 Lodging || Durbin || 304.456.4509
One night stay for two queen beds is $99.68 ~ One night stay for one queen bed is $77.28
Pricing includes taxes, breakfast & a small maple gift.
Maple Days Dining Specials:
These eateries will be featuring special menus Saturday, February 19 & Saturday, March 19.
Pocahontas County Farmer’s Market pancake breakfast @ Fort Warwick Farm – Saturday March 19th ONLY
Dirtbean Cafe || Marlinton || 304.799.4038
Breakfast menu – pancakes or French toast served with maple syrup and maple apple Campote
Lunch – mahi maple miso tacos
Dessert – Maple pecan pear crisp
Dinner – orange maple glazed ham with brown butter maple cornbread and maple pecan sweet potato mash. Reservations requested for dinner
* Dirtbean serving Frostmore Farm maple syrup *
Last Run Restaurant || Cass || 304.456.9952
Breakfast 9am till 3pm
All you can eat Buckwheat Cakes or Pancakes served with Maple sausage links or bacon and a drink. $10.00
Afternoon Special- noon till 8pm
House Made Maple Mustard Chicken Club, French Fries, Cole Slaw and drink
The soda fountain will also be offering Maple Milkshakes
The bakery will feature maple baked goods including maple fudge, maple shortbread, maple pecan pies,maple chiffon cakes and more.
* Maple syrup supplied by Frostmore Farm *
Locust Hill Restaurant & Pub || Marlinton || 304.799-5471
* Serving Maple Apple Upside Down Cake * made with local Hillsboro Works maple syrup
Station 2 Restaurant || Durbin || 304.456.4509
All-day maple breakfast, all-you-can-eat pancakes & buckwheat cakes.
*Serving Cassell’s Sugar Shack maple syrup *
Junction Restaurant II Snowshoe Mountain Village II 304.572.5800
*Pancake breakfast served with local maple syrup*
WV Handmade and Saffron Farm II Droop WV
* Pancake breakfast Sunday February 20th ONLY serving Saffron Farm syrup *
Depot Cafe’ || Hillsboro || 304.653.4111
Serving Maple Cream filled cake donuts Saturday March 19th ONLY open 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Depot Cafe is a coffee shop serving homemade pastries and daily lunch specials. Located in the Levels Depot convenience store on Rt. 219 just north of Hillsboro, WV. *Serving Hillsboro Maple Works maple syrup *
Mountain State Cakes bakery|| Dunmore, WV
Located at the intersection of Rt 28 and 92 in Dunmore and between Fort Warwick and Frostmore Farm sugar camps. Serving special maple flavored sweat treats including maple donuts, maple fudge and maple cupcakes on both Maple Days Saturdays. Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. A full selection of breads, cookies, cupcakes and more available. *local maple syrup ingredients provided by Sunrise Farms*
Contact Mountain State Maple Days in Nature’s Mountain Playground
Pocahontas County CVB
301 8th Street