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Ridgway Apiary

The Ridgway Apiary is a sweet spot for anyone interested in bees, honey, and sustainable agriculture. With its commitment to ethical beekeeping practices, stunning location, and delicious honey, it's no wonder that the apiary has become a beloved destination for locals and visitors alike.
  • Published: Mar 31, 2023
  • By: Chamber Staff
  • Edited: Apr 13, 2023
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Nestled in the heart of the charming town of Ridgway, Colorado, the Ridgway Apiary is a hidden gem for anyone interested in honeybees and the art of beekeeping. Founded by local beekeeper Jane Smith, the apiary is a small but thriving operation that produces some of the finest honey in the area.

The Ridgway Apiary is located on a picturesque hillside just outside of town, surrounded by fields of wildflowers and stunning views of the surrounding mountains. Visitors are welcome to come and learn about the process of beekeeping, and can even purchase jars of the apiary's delicious honey to take home.

One of the main draws of the Ridgway Apiary is its commitment to sustainable and ethical beekeeping practices. Jane Smith and her team take great care to ensure that their bees are healthy and happy, and that they are producing honey in a way that is both environmentally responsible and respectful to the bees themselves.

Visitors to the apiary can take part in a variety of activities, including guided tours of the bee hives, honey tastings, and workshops on beekeeping and honey production. The apiary also offers a variety of bee-related products for sale, including beeswax candles, beeswax lip balm, and handmade soaps.

For those interested in learning more about bees and their role in our ecosystem, the Ridgway Apiary is an excellent resource. In addition to its educational programs, the apiary also works closely with local schools and community groups to promote bee conservation and awareness.

So next time you're in Ridgway, be sure to stop by the Ridgway Apiary and discover the sweet world of beekeeping.

 


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Visitors Center & Ridgway Area Chamber

The Ridgway Area Chamber of Commerce promotes business and community development in the Town of Ridgway and the surrounding area. The Ridgway Visitor Center, located at 150 Racecourse Road, Ridgway, Colorado 81432 (across from Citizens Bank off of HWY 62), The visitor center is closed as of October 1st and will reopen Memorial Day weekend.

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