How to tap a maple tree for syrup?

Mark the bit before you drill, to take the guesswork out of learning how to tap a maple tree

In this article, I will show you, step-by-step, how to tap a maple tree for syrup. If you have never tried this before, it might seem a bit intimidating—but don’t worry, the process is pretty easy. It all starts with having the right gear and then following these 4 easy steps. Equipment…

Best maple tree tap kit

Which is the best maple tree tap kit to make maple syrup at home? That’s a question I personally researched when I started in this hobby a few years ago. There are three main designs to consider when picking the best maple tree tap to get started with sugaring: Spile style with buckets…