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Cranberry Bog Tour, MA 1414

A. D. Makepeace Company in Wareham, MA is the world's largest cranberry grower! Mid-September through early November is harvest season. Your guide will board our bus and give a narrated tour as you travel to the Cranberry Bog area. Learn about harvesting and gain some insight on being a cranberry farmer. Get an up-close view of the wet cranberry bogs! Receive a cranberry goodie bag as a souvenier. Lunch will be at Lindsey's Family Restaurant in East Wareham, known for their hearty New England fare and seafood. Menu: garden salad; choice of baked stuffed shrimp (with crabmeat stuffing), old fashioned turkey dinner or Yankee pot roast all served with rolls and butter, fresh vegetables, starch, coffee, tea, iced tea or soda and a tasty dessert. Tour may include an opportunity to step out and learn "bog side." Bog area is sandy, grassy and can be wet and muddy. Please dress accordingly. We will then stop at Dorothy Cox Chocolates Factory and Store, a family owned business operated since 1928. Shop for a sweet treat or chocolate ice cream before heading home. Trip includes motor coach transportation, tour director, cranberry bog tour and lunch.

West Hartford LifeLearn is no longer taking registrations for this trip. However, you may register with Farmington Continuing Education by phone at 860 404-0290 or online at

Sessions:  1
Date:  11/2/2019
Meeting Time:  Saturday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location:  DOT Commuter Parking Lot 475 Hartford Road, Route 71 (across from Target), NB
Instructor:  Friendship Tours
$114.00   (Class Fee)
Note: Please call to register
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