We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sugar Moon Farm

Features Animals
221 Alex Macdonald Rd, Earltown, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
+1 866-816-2753
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Good hike and brunch

I have only been here in the spring but I can imagine the hiking trails would be good all year... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
via mobile
Day trip from Fall River

We took a day trip today with our Daughter and two Grandchildren. Upon arrival we signed up for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael H
via mobile
Read all 74 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Nestled in the Cobequid Mountains of Northern Nova Scotia, you’ll find our log maple sugar camp + fully-licensed restaurant serving maple brunch all day, year round, featuring wholesome local ingredients. Since 1996, guests have come from around the world year round to experience our authentic, working maple syrup farm, to taste delicious maple-inspired locally sourced cuisine, to purchase exceptional maple products + hike the scenic wilderness trails. Recipient of the Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia Food + Beverage Award + member of Taste Nova Scotia, Sugar Moon Farm is a working maple farm producing quality food in a manner that supports local agriculture + community + respects land + water. Quita + Scott are members of Slow Food International; we proudly continue the springtime tradition of creating maple syrup on a wood-fired evaporator. Open year round, we welcome visitors from around the world to visit + share our love for the taste + magic of maple.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“biscuits” (11 reviews)
“sugar moon” (11 reviews)
Closed
Hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
221 Alex Macdonald Rd, Earltown, Nova Scotia B0K 1V0, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 866-816-2753
Write a ReviewReviews (74)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"pancakes"
in 28 reviews
"biscuits"
in 11 reviews
"sugar moon"
in 11 reviews
"sausage"
in 12 reviews
"beans"
in 10 reviews
"nova scotia"
in 8 reviews
"apple butter"
in 11 reviews
"a great experience"
in 5 reviews
"parking lot"
in 5 reviews
"log cabin"
in 5 reviews
"service was excellent"
in 4 reviews
"the owner"
in 4 reviews
"my husband and i"
in 3 reviews
"great spot"
in 3 reviews
"their website"
in 3 reviews
"making process"
in 3 reviews
"friendly staff"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have only been here in the spring but I can imagine the hiking trails would be good all year. They do snowshoeing in the snow season so the trails are well used all year round. The restaurant does a Maple brunch during spring, it...More

Thank Chris B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a day trip today with our Daughter and two Grandchildren. Upon arrival we signed up for dinning reservations and then took the tour of the facilities with an excellent explanation lot the process that turns the maple sap into the maple byproducts. We...More

Thank Michael H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved everything about Sugar Moon Farm. The tour was funny and, hey, we learned something new about maple syrup! Our meal was delicious and included the best maple baked beans around! However, what stood out to us was their customer service. I noticed it...More

Thank debbieelli0tt
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the drive out, the location, hiking up to the tree line, and the tour. We unfortunately didn't get to eat, after an hour of waiting for the restaurant, and no idea of when we might get seated (or if we even would get...More

Thank Tracydeanne
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Sugar Moon F, Owner at Sugar Moon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Tracy - I noticed that you posted in both our listings - farm as well as restaurant. I figured I'd respond to both. Thanks so much for your feedback. I'm really sorry that your experience at our place on the weekend was so frustrating. We...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 18, 2018

About 1.5 hours from Dartmouth, so a good daytrip. Very friendly staff. I skipped the official tour but I heard it was very good. Instead, I walked by myself up the syrup line. Nice short stroll and very picturesque. Back at the parking lot I...More

Thank cotteng
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Thankfully Sugar Moon Farm is well advertised on the web and in Nova Scotia tourism brochures - it's SO good. It's off the beaten path but worth the search, about 30 minutes or so from Truro where we were staying. My husband and I went...More

Thank Julie B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

A group of 40 or so attended a special function here. The service was very good, the rustic atmosphere was nice. The bar served Tatmagouche Brewery beer and Jost wine. I tried the red ale but couldn't drink it. The lager was much better. The...More

1  Thank SteveKinNS
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

I had the day off and decided to take a little road trip to search out one of my favourite pancake houses and once again I left full and happy. I tried the maple glazed pecan on top of a stack of buckwheat pancakes. I...More

Thank Becky-Sue M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Sugar Moon Farm based on a suggestion from a friend and thank goodness we did! What an amazing spot! We arrived and did the 6.2km hike. It is a very well marked trail with some challenging spots with a look...More

Thank Meggan M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Maple Syrup that is made authentically. Meet the makers. See the maple forests and the small artisan production shed. No Aunt Jemima here but hand crafted one bottle at a time. And maybe you'll be there at meal time; we hope so. Sugar Moon maple...More

Thank troytjaden
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Earltown Hotels
Balmoral Motel
40 reviews
12.45 miles away
Holiday Inn Truro
355 reviews
15.24 miles away
Berry's Motel
50 reviews
15.52 miles away
Best Western Truro - Glengarry
313 reviews
15.64 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Sugar Moon Farm Restaurant
33 reviews
.01 miles away
The Railway Dining Car
148 reviews
11.77 miles away
Jo Dearing's Southern Smoke BBQ & Grill
20 reviews
13.82 miles away
Chowder House Cafe
154 reviews
12.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Balmoral Grist Mill Museum
12 reviews
5.88 miles away
Tatamagouche Brewing Company
92 reviews
12.16 miles away
Rushtons Beach Provincial Park
8 reviews
12.96 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Stephanie R
January 13, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Sugar Moon F | Property representative |
No - we are open 10 am to 4 pm this weekend and we do not take reservations. All day you can have brunch, sugar camp tours (on the hour $5 per), shop for maple goodies, and hike the trails. We DO have a prebooked, prepaid... More
1
Vote