031318 LCJ Maple Syrup (CJ) - nwherald

Candace H. Johnson-For Shaw Media
Olive Snodgrass, 6, of Libertyville stands next to her brother, Eli, 3, as he tries to use a hand drill to tap for sap in a sugar maple tree during a Maple Syrup Hike at Ryerson Woods in Riverwoods.The drill should only go into the tree three to four inches and then a spile is put into the hole to let the sap drip out of the tree.(3/11/18)