The Farm Experience

Come to the farm and wander the yard, hop on a tour, or sign up for the hands-on experience of doing chores and getting an in depth look on the farm.

Whatever you choose, you should expect a peaceful, calm morning on the farm. In this valley get a snapshot of farm life while working with your hands. Leave the hustle and bustle behind and enjoy nature around you.

The Basic Farmyard Package

In the farmyard, you will see baby animals and pet them. Jump on hay bales for the kids and adults alike to feel what it’s like to be a kid on the farm and all the adventure you can find or sit peacefully by our pond or stream and just watch the day go by.

Includes:

  • Wander yard (pond, stream, waterfall, garden)
  • Visit & Pet the animals
  • Enjoy time around the farm

$15 per person | 17 and older

$10 per child | Age 6-16 (5 and under FREE)

  • Animal food available for purchase.

 

 

Farm Tours

Take a ride around our farm and see what is going on – from the deer out roaming to the cattle in the far pasture to the pivot irrigating the crops to the tractors doing field work as we explain how all these things work together to put food on your table every day.

What to expect– Jump on our bus and ride around the entirety of our century old farm to see what the stewards of the land and the plants and animals are doing to make the hay in this splendid place and how it relates to the food on your table.

Includes:

  • BASIC FARMYARD PACKAGE +
  • Hear the Farm History
  • One Hour Farm Tour
    • Drive by livestock, fields, water pond, see wildlife
    • Check out farm happenings

$40 per person

Minimum 2 people per time slot, Max 12.

 

Farm Experience

Come to the farm in the morning, meet Mike and Curtis for coffee and donuts, play a game of cribbage, and then plan our day over the game and coffee. Based on Mother Nature and time of year, you never know exactly what you may do – from making hay to feeding the animals to irrigating or fixing fence or fixing machinery.

But you should expect a peaceful, calm morning on the farm in this valley and get a snapshot of farm life while working with your hands. Leave the hustle and bustle behind and enjoy nature around you.

Includes:

  • BASIC FARMYARD PACKAGE +
  • Coffee/Tea Time & Table Visit about the farm
  • Hands On : Help with daily jobs/activities
  • One Hour Farm Tour
    • Drive by livestock, fields, water pond, see wildlife
    • Check out farm happenings

$100 per person

Allot 3 hours for this experience. Minimum 2 people. Maximum 12 people.

 

 

Campfires

Come to our campfire, enjoy a cup of coffee or hot chocolate. Listen to a speaker on a variety of Ag topics from Irrigation in Spearfish Valley to cattle handling and why it’s important to the food supply while enjoying the peacefulness of a natural night sky not drowned out by the lights of town.

In this experience you can expect to enjoy a peaceful night under the stars while learning about exciting topics of Ag life, where your food comes from, and why we do what we do to raise crops, cattle, and animals while protecting the land along with the history.

Includes:

  • Night Under the Stars
  • Hot chocolate/coffee
  • Keepsake Cup (unlimited refills) | * With purchase of adult ticket only.
  • Snacks available for purchase
  • Educational Conversation (topics change each evening)

$20 per person | 17 and older

$10 per child | Age 6-16 (5 and under FREE)

 

Food & Fun starts at 5:30 pm. Speaker at 7 pm. Stay to see the stars.

*If raining, the event can be moved inside.

 

2021 DATES: May 27 |  June 29 | July 28 | August 21

2021 topics include: Bees, Irrigation, Beef/Farm to Table, Gardening/Food Preservation

 

 

PICK A DATE THAT WORKS FOR YOU!

We have plucked dates out of the summer schedule for our experiences, but book your own private tour or experience.

Just give us a call, send us an email or shoot us a message!

Please observe CDC recommendations due to COVID-19 for the protection of staff, visitors and animals.

Practice social distancing.

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2350 Dairy Lane

Spearfish, SD 57783