Honey Bee Workshop

This event is open to a small group of adults only. (Special exceptions can sometimes be made for mature minors who are accompanied by a chaperoning parent.) *All tools and materials provided* If you have your own bonnet or protective gear, please bring it along. 


 Participants are invited to bring a lunch to enjoy afterwards,  in our outdoor dining hall: "Nacho Mamma's Cafe"

Early arrivals can join our guided walking farm tour of base camp at 9:30am for an additional orientation to camp.


Date/Time: Coming soon!

Available Spaces: limited to 8 adults (minors must have accompanying chaperone)

Cost: $40 online, DISCOUNT: $30 by postal mail (bring a lunch)

Cancellations: non-refundable deposit (1/2 of total) is retained for all cancellations

Road Conditions: 1.5 miles off-road gravel - watch the video(link is external)

Location: 8 miles east of Boone, NC - Base camp at Turtle Island Preserve is just 2 miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway - Bamboo Gap Exit



How To Register:

Option 1: Pay $40 online w/ credit card by clicking the yellow "Buy Now" button - then email these forms to: mail@turtleislandpreserve.com 




Option 2: Pay $30 w/ check or money order by Postal Mail - print and enclose these forms to:

Turtle Island Preserve 

Attn. Bee WorkshopRogers Cabin - open air wood floor overnight shelter

2683 Little Laurel Road

Boone, NC 28607



After You've Registered:

Driving Directions

What to Bring 

CRITICAL Orientation Info