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Follow the Yellow Point Road to our family-run cranberry farm, located just outside of Ladysmith, British Columbia, and home of Cranberry Cottage Preserves. Come for a visit, take a tour of our upper fields and sample our homemade cranberry preserves. We produce over 40 specialty cranberry preserves from our farm fresh cranberries. From heirloom cranberry recipes to our fusion cranberry salsa, we offer a wide variety of cranberry concoctions for sale in our Cranberry Cottage Store.

We are open 7 days a week 11:00-5:00 August -December.    We are currently accepting tour bookings for September and October 2015, see contact info below.

Signature Taste Tours

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Cranberry Signature Taste Tours

If you have ever wondered... where cranberries grow, what the difference is between "wild" and cultivated or how healthy cranberries are for you then a Yellow Point Cranberries Signature Taste Tour will be perfect for you! Yellow Point Cranberries is an innovative small cranberry farm that makes specialty food products. The "Signature Taste Tours" offer you an excellent opportunity to sample the wonderful taste of fresh cranberries. You will receive a guided explanation of the development of cranberries from growth to harvesting including processing and tasting. All tours include a sampling of our specialty products. Don’t forget to visit the Cranberry Cottage Preserve Store after the tour and take home some of your cranberry favorites. We have two tour packages available.  Tours must be booked in advance. 

Express Tour

This tour is perfect for those who want to enjoy a visit to a working cranberry farm. Guests will enjoy: 

 A warm Yellow Point Cranberry Farm welcome

 A 30 minute guided tour of the farm 

A product tasting of some of our most popular products.  

Tour Cost - $7.00/guest Duration – 45minutes-1 hour 

Tour Size – Minimum 10 Guests A $50.00 deposit is required at the time of booking. 

Express Plus Tour

This tour is perfect for those who want to enjoy a visit to a working cranberry farm and have a little snack upon arrival. Guests will enjoy: 

A warm Yellow Point Cranberry Farm welcome including a cranberry goodie, coffee or cranberry juice.  

A 30-45 minute guided tour of the farm A product tasting of some of our most popular products.  Tour Cost - $12.00/guest Duration – 1 hour

Tour Size – Minimum 10 Guests A $50.00 deposit is required at the time of booking                       

Cranberry Harvest Days 2015  -  October 2nd, 3rd, 4th

Join in Cranberry Harvest Days at Yellow Point Cranberries, 4532 Yellow Point Rd., Ladysmith, Friday - Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be complimentary tours at 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. and the tasting room will be open for you to sample the cranberry delicacies. Of the more than 200 varieties of cranberries, about 10 are grown commercially. At Yellow Point Cranberries, we grow Stevens, Bergman, and Ben Lear, each with different characteristics such as size, colour and keeping quality. We had a really good time last year with our Cranberry Contests for Kids so they are back!

7 years and under 

1.  Cranberry Muffins - 4 

2.  Cranberry Cookies - 6

3.  Cranberry Photo - submit via email – cranberries, harvest equipment etc.  Just make sure if there are people in the photo that the people belong to you

12 years and under 

1.  Cranberry Muffins - 4

2.  Cranberry Cookies - 6

3.  Cranberry Garnish - one small bowl

4.  Edible Cranberry Creation - anything else you love to make with cranberries 

5.  Cranberry Photo - submit via email - cranberries, harvest equipment etc.  Just make sure if there are people in the photo that the people belong to you ***Adults may wish to assist younger children with their entries but projects should be done primarily by the child. All food entries can be submitted to Yellow Point Cranberries October 2nd,3rd,4th 11:00-5:00 Entry tags available at the farm Photo entries sent only via email to yellowpointcranberries@shaw.ca by 7:00 pm Sunday October 4th.  Photos will be printed and exhibited in our Tasting Room We will acknowledge receipt of photos via email and also notify winning entries of photo contest by email. Winners of each category will be notified by Monday October 5th.  Small prizes awarded.

Contact & Location

4532 Yellow Point Road
Ladysmith, Vancouver Island
BC Canada V9G 1G5
 

1.250.245.5283
Email: info@yellowpointcranberries.com  

We are centrally located on the island, 10 minutes North of Ladysmith, 15 minutes South of Nanaimo and 10 minutes from the Duke Point Ferry Terminal.