sugarhouse hopping is to go from sugarhouse to sugarhouse having a drink and socializing at each one.
this is a common term in Vermont.
hay its spring time and the sap is flowing, lets go sugarhouse hopping tonight.
hay uncle Matt we have finished boiling all our sap, lets shut down for the night and go sugarhouse hopping, grab that 30 rack of bud lite and we will start at Ovits sugarhouse then we will swing by Brannons sugar house and if Webbs are still boiling sap
we will stop in.
sugarhouse hopping is an activity practiced in the spring time in areas that maple syrup is produced. to sugar house hop one travels from sugarhouse to sugarhouse visiting friends and often pitching in and helping carry sap, stoke the arch, change the filters in the filter press or help caning the maple syrup. sometimes but not required are the sharing of good eats and beverages, and after a stay of an hour or 2 you migrate on to the next sugarhouse that is still boiling sap.
person# 1 hay it's maple sugaring season, lets go sugar house hopping
person #2 whose sugar house are we gonna start at?
person #1lets start the night at buba j's, we'll toss back a few brewskis while helping buba boil sap.